Dining Out With Unfamiliar Company

We’ve all been there.  Some of us are still there. In fact, maybe we never grow out of the awkward stages of dining with a person you don’t know well.  Whether you’ve scored a date or are simply meeting your boss for lunch, going out to eat with a person you barely know can make…
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Geo Revisited!

A while back, I wrote about a decision concerning my car.  Several comments and suggestions came in from ‘Shootin’ the Wit’ readers.  I figured since my readers (or some of you) care, I’d give you an update on the Geo. A few readers encouraged me to fix up the Geo versus dumping her and upgrading. …
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The Terrible Trio

Since the day we were born, we are taught that we only dial 911 in emergencies. We’re reminded over and over that it is no joke – we’d be in big trouble if we dialed the forbidden combination unless absolutely necessary.   To curb my curiosity as a child, I dialed ‘the terrible trio’ from a pay…
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Too Many Choices, Not Enough Difference

Have you purchased butter or margarine lately?  A simple task, you’d think, until you spend 15 minutes standing in front of the butter cooler trying to differentiate between the different kinds of butter and margarine. I can never remember what the difference between the two is, let alone what all the other stuff is for. …
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