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Lazy Boy furniture ... not what it used to be.

The Curmudgeon had to call Raymour and Flanagan about his Lazy Boy lounge chair. It has a lifetime guarantee on the mechanism and his is not working properly. 63 more words


Easing the Burden of Caregivers: It Takes a Village

This is the title of a PBS documentary running in Maine. I’d like to know what they plan on doing – because they didn’t do crap while I was dealing with it. 439 more words


Workplace Policies ... need Reforming ~~ a repost

                            The president called for a new vision for workplace policies related to leave.



Dear Friend,

In his State of the Union address last week, President Obama touched on a core issue that has affected women for as long as they have been in the workplace. 621 more words

~ Political Action, Obama News And Events

FTD - The cloak of Invisibility. Now you see me, now you don't,

Being invisible can have its advantages. You can get away with a lot of things if people can’t see you. Even if they can see you, being an invisible character in the story of life can be advantageous too. 1,173 more words

Fronto-temporal Degeneration

The Foxwoods Dilemma

Back in early April, I had a few days of freedom before starting my new job.  Yes, I admit that I took one of those days to sit on the couch and re-watch the Usual Suspects for the eight hundredth time.   953 more words

Did you talk like a pirate yesterday?

“Arrrr,” Gavin says.

Yesterday was talk like a pirate day.

Did you join in the fun?

We did.

Nothing funnier than answering the phone talking like a pirate and scaring the crap out of idiot phone salespeople. 6 more words


You Want Me To Give Food To A Dead Guy?

One time I got a phone call at home around dinnertime from a staff member that went something like this:

Staff: I’m sorry to bother you but we kind of have an issue here… 795 more words