The establishment 

Last night can’t believe what I was hearing ( lyrics courtesy of Justin Timberlake)  The Grammys awards show was on.  I unfortunately did not get to watch it since I had to be at work but because of the lovely twitter timeline I have and the videos that were immediately posted, I saw most of…

Burn in effigy but don’t blame me

Trump this and Trump that. Since his inauguration, it has been a cluster of what he is doing and what isn’t doing. How his cabinet are essentially idiots ( I tend to agree) and basically that the four horsemen are just waiting for his thin skinned ass to push a button.  Now never mind the…

In the wise words of Beyonce ,”Dont Hurt Yourself

Welcome to Black History Month. This is a month in which black people celebrate all the past accomplishments of our own people. I applaud this month because I have learned more about Black people in recent years than I have throughout my time in elementary school. This post however is more about what black people…

The uncomprehensive guide to living in Modern America

Welcome welcome welcome.  Thank you so much for wanting to live in the United States of America. Now before we can get this application process started, there are few things you should know.  1. You will need to take a number from the ticket maker on the far left wall. 2.You will need to do…

A job is a job and check is a check 

Ms. Chrisette Michele. I read your open letter to basically black people about why you are singing at Trump’s inauguration.  While I applaud your words, I think you may have forgotten that is what minorities always have to do. We are constantly building bridges whether we realize it or not. We have had to constantly…

Hello. It’s me. 

Good afternoon.  Well last night was the current Potus last speech to the nation. He went back to Chicago where he started  his campaign over 8 years ago. He told of what was accomplished and we as the American public need to accomplish.  That right there. What we that American people need to accomplish. For…

” I have an Opinion”

Yesterday, one of my  coworkers posted a video on her Facebook timeline. It was a video about living in one place versus another. My coworker’s opinion was that how can you actually have an opinion when you have not gone out and actually experienced the city. I stated that is how we function these days….

Uncomplicated Friendships

You know what’s funny? These days having friendships can be somewhat complicated. We are so much hardwired on our phones that that actual forms of communication. I was born in 1976 so growing up in the 80’s having friendships meant actually face to face or talking on  your corded phone being the next best thing. …

Welcome to “The Real”

Good morning. It is November 9th 2016 and we have a new president-elect. His name is Donald J Trump. Yes we have once again elected someone who has who was seen as more star than political pundit. We have elected someone who has had multiple marriages. We have elected someone that has brought out America’s…

” I need to touch or smell it”- story 4

Now, I know that when you go out and shop, you sometimes have the ability to touch items. But in retail, it seems humanity is the epitome of bad touch.  Time:  1:09 pm Location : Midwest Store: (protected) Area of store : Beauty Observation: There is huge shelf of fragrances.  Most are secured in an…

“I found it like this”- story 3

Working in retail, you will get used to a series of messes. This story is no exception.  Time: 10:23 am Location : NYC  Store: ( protected) Area of store : Coats Observation: Two women decided to try on coats. As they are trying on they just decided the hangers were not good enough. They proceeded…

“But I’m on the phone” – Story 2

Cell phones have made our lives easier but they have also increased the level of rudeness in people.  Time: 12:34 Location: Midwest Store 😦 protected) Area of store: Cash Register Observation: I was covering someone’s lunch break at the cash wrap. I have rung at least about 15 people before she arrives. I hear the…