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The Groupon Cult October 18, 2014

Filed under: humor,life,writing — peachyteachy @ 3:16 pm
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The other night, I attended a book tour date of a well-known humorist who likes to pick up garbage in England.  The deal had been sweetened by the appearance in my inbox of a ticket discount from Groupon ™!

Upon my arrival at the event, it became clear that the gig was not a sellout—at least, not in the balcony.  Except, as you can see, for those of us who bought the Groupon. Behold, the Groupon Row:

groupon rowNote the expanse of empty rows behind and in front of us.  Cozy. I was alone, too, with elbows tucked close to my ribs.

We are the Groupon Nation. I’ll bet there was a disproportionately large number of people with smashing mani-pedis, too.

 

Vote Peachy for Lame Mom 2014 October 13, 2014

Filed under: Uncategorized — peachyteachy @ 8:30 pm

My kid has a job and a paycheck, but not much of a wardrobe.  When he has been given cash for clothes, he has continued to avoid shopping for them.

This weekend, I spent one dollar at a thrift store on a pair of LLBean wide wale corduroys for my gainfully employed 23-year-old kid.

I am quite sure that this lands me in one of two categories:

1) Lame

2) Super Lame

 

 
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