I met a guy who was a successful salesman who said his passion was being a musician. He worked for a competitive wine distributor. And I guess, one of his giveaways during our long converdsation, which was informative and percpetive, and pointedf was simply this: he never admitted to any mistakes, nor did he temper his judgements, Thee was nothing he was wrong about. 343 more words
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Just me or does overrated writer Fran Lebowitz starting to resemble an old Marx Brother? Or maybe an original member of The Turtles?
I’ve always thought if she didn’t have influential gays in publishing she’d have never gotten a book deal. 11 more words
In retail, or in selling items on your own, there are people who haggle over the price, but if you relent and give them the deal, they don’t think you’ve been a nice guy, they see it as a reflection and validation on their abilities to get a better price. 65 more words
“I’m working on a theory that all things being equal people who vote tend to cancel their vote out for the best person because their vote usually reflects the qualities of a person they admire in themselves, so therefore their vote doesn’t really matter,” said a perpetual student, who aspires to be an academic. 330 more words