Peeps Dethroned? Say It Ain’t So!

It’s the end of an era.  This article from USA Today  has some interesting facts about Easter this year, including the fact that it will be a record year of spending, some 6% over last year.   But more shocking than that is that according to one survey, Peeps are no longer the #1 favorite Easter Read More…

Just Another Week in Retail

After so many years in retail I am always amazed when I see something that I’ve never seen before.   The other day I had a Hispanic gentleman ask me for some medicine for his COUCH.  It took a while but I figured out he needed cough medicine.  (But I really considered taking him to Read More…

Stupid Things Customers Say

This one needs very little explanation.  The one that peeves me the most is the people who get to the counter at a fast food place (note the words “FAST FOOD”!) and then take forever to decide what they want.   As the guy says, there are probably a lot of people in line behind Read More…

19 WAYS TO SPOT A FAKE CHINESE RESTAURANT

  This is a great article from Thrillist.   Based on the 19 things below, I’ve probably never eaten in an authentic Chinese restaurant, because of all these look incredibly familiar.  So I guess the next question is, where do you actually find an authentic Chinese restaurant?  Chinatown?  Or do you have to literally go to China? Read More…