Archive for the Miscellaneous Category

Cubs Tickets

While at the Michigan networking event earlier this evening (which I’ll write about later), I managed to score 3 tickets for the Chicago Cubs home opener. Game got rescheduled from today to tomorrow and the person who had tickets now can’t go. Even thought it will be cold, I’m really happy to get the tickets as I’ve never been to the season opener. But now I’m panicking….no one is picking up their phone. More importantly, trying to figure out how to tell my boss that I’ll be leaving early to go to baseball game. Something tells me he’s not going […]

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Spring Forecast

It’s wicked cold here in Chicago. Currently it’s 36 degrees and there’s talk of snow tonight. That might spoil the Chicago Cubs season home opener. I don’t have tickets to the game, so it really doesn’t affect me. But it sure would be nice if spring would come and stay. Last week there were a few days where you could get away with wearing open toe shoes. Tomorrow you’ll need winter coat and boots. This is simply not fair. Why can’t spring just come and stay? I hate being teased like this. Speaking of the Cubs, can’t end without congratulating […]

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#1 reason to buy the extended warranty

Yet another chain email from my former boss. She writes: “This is one of Graces (her dog) old baby pictures. Now she pees on my stero equipment.” It’s not really her dog. But really can’t believe a dog would do this. More importantly, can’t believe that whoever took this picture didn’t try and get the dog off the computer.

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The NBA?

I hate getting chain letters, but here is one from a former boss I thought I would share. ********** Can you imagine working for a company that has a little more than 500 employees and has the following statistics: 29 have been accused of spousal abuse 7 have been arrested for fraud 19 have been accused of writing bad checks 117 have directly or indirectly bankrupted at least 2 businesses 3 have done time for assault 71 cannot get a credit card due to bad credit 14 have been arrested on drug-related charges 8 have been arrested for shoplifting 21 […]

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