Category Archive: Rant

The most overused word

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Once upon a time, I would tell people, “If you can’t get through a sentence without saying you know 10 times, please don’t speak to me!” At least that was 2 words in… Continue reading

Question and Answer

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Question: If a tree falls in the forest, does it make a sound? . Answer: What kind of ridiculous question is that? Of course it makes a sound! We’re not the only animals… Continue reading

A very strange 2019

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I’m wondering if the events of 2019 are the foothills leading to the mountains of 2020? If so, I think I’ll buy some camping gear, 5 years worth of survival food, and take… Continue reading

Airports

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Originally posted on Two on a Rant:
“Just got back from a pleasure trip:  I took my mother-in-law to the airport.”  –Henny Youngman   I love to fly, to look out at the…

Censorship

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  I read that two WordPress blogs were taken down because someone in Pakistan complained. https://www.breitbart.com/tech/2019/05/17/wordpress-com-blacklists-blogs-critical-of-islam/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_term=daily&utm_content=links&utm_campaign=20190517 EXCERPT:  “A few weeks ago Twitter Legal notified us that this tweet violated Pakistan’s (sharia) laws. @WordPress… Continue reading

Unsolicited

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  During this week, unable to talk due to laryngitis, I have had so many calls from various “unknown” numbers — or names I don’t recognize — that I’ve wanted to pull the… Continue reading

Just another way to make money.

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I received a call around 9:30am For most people, that’s a ho-hum moment.  For someone who has been coughing all night and FINALLY got to sleep, it’s more like road rage. True, I… Continue reading

And the Incompetence continues

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The continuing saga of, “Not my monkeys, not my circus, so how did I end up in their cage?” If this is the future of on-line customer service, I’m doing all my shopping… Continue reading

This is what incompetence looks like

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How to “owe’ $4.74 on a purchase that you never received: An email message from Comenity Capital Bank regarding my Haband Credit Card account said I owed over $15.00 and my payment was… Continue reading

Rant : Tired

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Ever get to that point in life…where you’re just flat-out, been-through-ther-ringer…TIRED?  Tired of cats drinking water out of your cup while you type on a substandard keyboard that makes your fingers cramp? Tired… Continue reading