I’ve been ignoring the Hollywood writer’s strike since, frankly, it’s not at all important. However, I did have the following thought: since movie tickets already cost far too much, and since 99.4% of all Hollywood output is complete and utter crap, why should these people receive more money? If anything, they should receive less money [...]
Recently my Kenmore “Evenheat” dryer refused to start: it wouldn’t keep running after releasing the Start button. After a rather frustrating conversation with someone at 1-800-4-MY-HOME who spoke very little English, a Sears tech dutifully came out, installed a new controller board, and left with a bunch of my money.
A few days later, the timer [...]