MrJeff2000 Explains It All It’s a mad, mad, mad, mad, um what was I talking about again?

Uber has been working to prevent tipping from becoming an option on their app.

Workers are protesting and so is the taxi commission.

I also have two stories about stupid criminals, my favorite kind.

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My landlady's slop sink was clogged this afternoon.

Since I act as tenant and super for the building, that meant spending an hour emptying buckets of water into the drain outside.

And it also gave me time to think about MY home improvement skills.

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Has it been 300 podcasts already?
This week, I play the very first episode I ever recorded (sorry for low quality) and then come back with some thoughts on the past six years.

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It was my older son's birthday this week.

My younger son's birthday was at the end of November, so they are both "done" within a ten-week period for the year - with the holidays in between.

As this is podcast #299, I decided to talk about birthdays and celebrations... Mulling what to do next week!

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There have been a number of people posting online about their pets recently.

I would post about mine - but they're very far in the past.

And none of them was particularly memorable.

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I had some bitcoin and wanted to sell part of it, to get "real cash."

And here is where my adventures began.

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Got done with the 2017 book sale, which can only mean one thing.

It's less than a year until the 2018 book sale.

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The book sorting is done (mostly) and the book sale is happening as this podcast is being posted!

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Did you know that a company in New York cannot deduct a shortage from a worker's paycheck or demand that they pay it from their own pocket?

Well, it is a right-to-work state, or if you are not a union member, they could summarily fire you for not making good on a shortage.

But this is not something I knew about 30 years ago. When I had a similar situation occur.

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Labor Day weekend just passed.

My mother wanted to buy some thrift store spoon for a very specific reason.

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