Stars and Stingers: Oct. 16

Stingers to people who don’t wipe down their equipment after using it at the gym.

  • Oct. 15, 2013 6:00 p.m.

Stingers to people who drive around on their cell phones, especially when they’re working.

Stingers to people who don’t wipe down their equipment after using it at the gym.

Multiple stars to the person at 8 Mile who found my debit card and turned it in to the Credit Union.

Stingers to the many critters that pretty well destroyed our garden: gophers, deer, jack rabbits, moles and just recently a bear or two that sampled and scrunched 53 delicious mature corn plants, out of 125 plants. Be aware bear…

Stars to Meghan for preparing an awesome Thanksgiving dinner. It was my first Thanksgiving in Canada in years, thanks for making it delicious and memorable!

Stingers to the young woman with three dogs who let them take a poo all over Alexander Park Elementary without cleaning them up.

Stingers to the wingman who fell asleep at the switch and didn’t find me a date.


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