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Bah Humbug

It is possible to be submerged into the heart of the Christmas season without actually feeling any joy.  How, you ask? By working in retail. Over the past few weeks, there has been a gradual shift in the mood at the shopping center.  It started with the irritating elves who marched around the top floor, […]

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Sticky Situation

I’m getting old. I know this because the trends are passing me by at lightspeed. The other day at work, a boy of about thirteen came up to the counter with his mom and grandma to buy a DC logo baseball cap.  As I was trying to hide my shock and disgust at the hat’s […]

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