Tag Archives: consumerism

  1. Lights Going Out All Over?

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    03/15/2017 by syrbal-labrys

    I’m obviously not being incendiary enough; stats are profoundly down here and elsewhere. I’m not sure if I trust WP …
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  2. A Wee Quibble

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    01/13/2017 by syrbal-labrys

    VW got schooled.  Yes, it cost them dearly and people may go to jail. But nobody died because those diesel …
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  3. Resist the Urge To A Flame-thrower; Humorous Skits Work As Well

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    11/23/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    Ah, autumn! The leaves fall and the sky is clear through the tree branches, eh?  And then the assholes gotta …
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  4. Bee-sting Me Not

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    08/31/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    I am allergic to beestings. In spite of this, I worked as a professional beekeeper for a few blissful years. …
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  5. Where NOT To Shop — Ever

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    11/25/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    …not just on Thanksgiving, that is. Though Walmart and Kmart want you to know they are there for you losers …
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  6. The Winter Tourist — Like the”Winter Soldier”, Is Discontent

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    10/26/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    I raised my family with traditions.  I grew up with traditions, too; but of the wrong sort: drunken arguments, beatings, …
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  7. Not Selling Me A Car

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    02/25/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    I’ve watched an unusual amount of television lately.  I am not one of those sorts who says “I never watch …
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  8. Globalization Mobilization?

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    02/05/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    One of the last arguments I had with my drunken father was about NAFTA. He was bent out of shape …
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  9. “K” in K-Mart for Knuckleheads

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    11/27/2013 by syrbal-labrys

    I don’t shop on “Black Friday” — and the discounts do not entice me. I don’t celebrate Thanksgiving. But I …
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  10. :::Growls at WordPress::::

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    11/13/2013 by syrbal-labrys

    Again with the “like” button not working, and not adding post titles and icons to that little list at the …
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  11. Happy Halloween!

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    10/31/2013 by syrbal-labrys

    May you have more treats than tricks! I loved Halloween as a child, I took my younger siblings out and …
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  12. Clever IKEA

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    10/25/2013 by syrbal-labrys

    I don’t much shop at IKEA these days. Our closest store in Renton, Washington, is drab, poorly lit, looking tacky …
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  13. Friday Creepy SIX … And a Side of Snark

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    10/11/2013 by syrbal-labrys

    Wednesday this week was a perfect day for me. Then Thursday dawned and all I wanted was a Friday, again. …
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