What if it Snows?

Discussion in 'Questions From New Drivers' started by Dave_in_AZ, Mar 19, 2018.

  1. Dave_in_AZ

    Dave_in_AZ Road Train Member

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    Well I was told 0700. It's 0725. Still waiting. Most unfriendly bull service writer in there now.

    Yesterday there was one at The Petro in Kingman that was literally just screaming at this guy. Foreigner. But what an absolute C.

    Poor dude just didn't quite get it. When he was asking if it was OK to go eat while he waited, that was a bit much for me.

    That place has some good wrenches too. But what a C. I mean if you hate your job, find a new one. Leave the country or something, and come back and everything will be paid for, for you, then you can just rag on people all day.
     
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  3. homeskillet

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    Dad had the same big Weber kettle grill for about 40 years. It held up great, but of course he always stored it in a garage or shed.

    I got one of the Weber Smokin Joes. Even though there's just me-n-the missus, we like to grill up a mess of meat if I'm firing up the grill. Only way to to that is like in 3 or 4 shifts. So I'd like something big enough to do like 4 chops, 6 chicken breast halves, and 6 burgers in one shot.
    Still, the truck schedule I'm running doesn't permit a predictable grill schedule, so no point in getting one now.

    That doesn't stop me from standing in front of the display model grills, turning knobs and raising lids, though.
     
  4. homeskillet

    homeskillet Road Train Member

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    Yeah, well, Warren G. Harding is dead, but people still talk #### about him. Just sayin'.
     
  5. Blu_Ogre

    Blu_Ogre Road Train Member

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    I think the over blown dramatic theater that is more pronounced now in our social interactions. Is a direct result of reality T.V.

    It was not tolerated well before. The masses have become numb and/or participatory with the spread of reality TV. Life does not need to be a confrontational drama every minute.

    About the only place I watched that happen in the '80s was when a gay "drama queen" was around.......
     
  6. SoulScream84

    SoulScream84 Road Train Member

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    ######, you think like I do. I've never quite understood the social convention of niceties we didn't extend to an individual prior to their departure. I had a coworker once ask "did you talk about me behind my back about something", my response "yea, but I also told you the same thing to your face".

    In other news Uncle and Aunt did a fine job of getting 4 kids ready for school this morning ON TIME! My sister and B-I-L went to get round 2 of their vaccines, and we were left in charge. Not bad for a couple who don't have kids and rarely do more than basic monitoring of normally self sufficient elementary kids.
     
  7. Blu_Ogre

    Blu_Ogre Road Train Member

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    I don't qualify for vaccination yet........ Just more proof I am a "disposable citizen" and not an "essential worker"
     
  8. spindrift

    spindrift Road Train Member

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    Don't sell yourself short.

    You're important to us.
     
  9. okiedokie

    okiedokie Road Train Member

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    I'm eligible at 69.
    Yall can have mine. Mask included.
    Our infamous governor is locking down the county again. Course there are plates from Washington, California, ect all over town so there's that....
     
  10. Opus

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    Mine too, then you'll have 2.
    But I'm a giver
     
  11. Dave_in_AZ

    Dave_in_AZ Road Train Member

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    Mine as well.
     
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