Grocery Store Uses Embarrassing Messages On Plastic Bags To Encourage Customers To Bring Reusable Bags

Would embarrassing messages on plastic bags encourage you to bring your own bags to the grocery store? A grocery store in Vancouver, Canada thinks embarrassing messages on plastic bags might get the idea across. The store doesn’t want customers to use plastic bags to carry their groceries home. Please bring your reusable bags. Global News reports has printed up bags with “Weird Adult Video Emporium” and “Wart Ointment Wholesale.” Then there is the one with “Colon Care Co-op.” David Lee

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Celebrity Chef Offers Job To Lunch Lady Fired For Giving Food To Student Who Couldn’t Pay

Lunch lady Bonnie Kimball says she was fired for serving up kindness. New Hampshire lunch lady Bonnie Kimball says she was fired for giving a break to a high school student who a bridge. Who needed to eat. She says in March a supervisor at Mascoma Valley Regional High School in Manchester, New Hampshire saw her let a student take $8 of food from the cafeteria without paying. The student told her he didn’t have any money with him that

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Are Black Jelly Beans The Sweetest, Most Divisive Candy In America?

Where do you stand on black jelly beans? You’re either going to be with me,      Or vehemently, “Get out of my house now!” against me on this one.      In this divisive era,      Where Republicans and Democrats can’t govern,      When Easter and Passover fell on the same weekend,      Where there is only one way to feel about the New England Patriots,      I have found a topic more divisive.      How could something so little,     

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Grieving Daughter-in-Law Inviting 2,000 Guests To Passover Seder

Marnie Fienberg couldn’t imagine Passover Seder this year without her beloved mother-in-law so she’s setting out to make the world a better place, “pushing back on anti-semitism with love and matzah.” Marnie Fienberg has such warm memories of Passover Seder with her beloved mother-in-law, Joyce Feinberg. She told The Washington Post Joyce always had Jewish and non-Jewish guests at her seders. She told Washington Jewish Week that Joyce had a special recipe for Passover popovers. Nobody else could replicate the

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WWII Veteran Celebrates 92nd Birthday Picking Up $1500 Tab For Military Members At Chick fil-A

WWII Veteran Ed Rusinek says he’s simply paying a favor forward WWII Army veteran Ed Rusinek says he’ll never forget the nice thing a stranger did for him. He was a young draftee in Little Rock, Arkansas. A buddy and he left the base looking for some Southern food when they came across an elderly gentleman. “He stepped up to us and asked, ‘Can you do me a favor? Will you let me buy your lunch? If you want to

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Popeyes Restaurant Offering ‘Emotional Support Chicken’ At Philly Airport

Restaurant is betting their emotional support chicken will bring customers comfort Talk about comfort food.  That’s what Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen is betting their “Emotional Support Chicken” offering will bring travelers at Philadelphia’s restaurant. This, of course, is a very clever market move playing off the controversy of airline passengers getting their pets certified as “emotional support animals,” so that they can travel with them in the main cabin. Hope Diaz, Popeye’s chief marketing officer says, “We know holiday travel can

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The Holidays Are Dead To Me & Other Things That Make Me Happy

The holidays are dead to me.      Which is a big reason this is one of the best times of the year. By “dead,” I actually mean THE dead, as in those who have passed.      I love how they have a way of taking a seat at my holiday table. Something tells me they might be at yours, as well.      From the moment I pull my grandmother’s pressed glass serving pieces from the cabinet that came from great

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The Joy Of Losing A Job I Have Loved So Very Much

It appears I’m losing my job. A job I’ve loved very much. A job I dreamed of getting for years. Even though I knew I was the least worthy person in the world. I didn’t have an ice cube in the desert’s chance of getting. And yet, It happened. Now, it’s going away. And I am, Well, Happy. Scratch that. Mark me down as giddy. The job? Like you, Dear Reader, it is one of many I juggle. I am,

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