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Someone messed up The Dwarf's coffee order

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by TheSportsPredictor, Jun 19, 2012.

  1. TheSportsPredictor

    TheSportsPredictor Well-Known Member

    ... so he wrote about how dumb everyone who serves him is. It's just amazing how this happens to him every single time:

  2. 93Devil

    93Devil Well-Known Member

    Will you be going to the game?


    Will you be going to the game? I thought I heard you say yes.
  3. TwoGloves

    TwoGloves Well-Known Member

    Geez, talk about phoning it in. Maybe if he wasn't speaking into people's belly buttons they'd hear him. Either way ... WE DON'T CARE!
  4. DanOregon

    DanOregon Well-Known Member

    Albom is way too young to be writing "Grumpy Old Guy" columns.
    "In my day we stood up straight. We shook hands and looked each other in the eye. We didn't have iPads, or other thingamajigs. We wrote on slate with chalk. And WE LIKED IT!"
  5. Dyno

    Dyno Well-Known Member

    I think Albom is a douche and that column was totally mailed in. But...I agree with him.
  6. Ace

    Ace Well-Known Member

    This was a pretty good Mitch Albom column, even if nobody died -- only got annoyed.
  7. Brian

    Brian Well-Known Member

    He's auditioningfor that spot at the end of "60 Minutes" isn't he?
  8. Pancamo

    Pancamo Active Member

    Why should a barista or flight attendant get facts straight when he made a career of missing the truth?
  9. heyabbott

    heyabbott Well-Known Member

  10. slappy4428

    slappy4428 Active Member

  11. Starman

    Starman Well-Known Member

    "In my day coffee shops were better." Mateen Cleaves and Jason Richardson said, resplendent in their Michigan State gear.
  12. Magic In The Night

    Magic In The Night Active Member

    He is right though. Just tonight, I call a local place to order dinner. Hi, is that delivery or pickup? Delivery, I say. What would you like? I give the order. Then she says, that's pickup, right? No, delivery, just like I said before. This happens time after time, at stores, restaurants, etc. No one listens anymore. I find it even happening at work when I tell someone something. That's why I mostly send instructions electronically so the message is right there on the screen.
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