Are you tired of calling Customer Service at some company and getting the “run around”? the multiple and endless choices of pushing this or that number for this or that service, and in the end, talking with someone who is of no help, and who really doesn’t care ?
So am I ………… whether utility companies, software companies, retailers --- you name it --- Customer Service is usually not only a misnomer, but an outright LIE !
There is a lot of talk on the news and in the papers about the reluctance of banks to give small businesses loans, and how that reluctance is part of what is keeping our economy from rebounding.
Maybe one reason that the banks are not giving out lines of credit to small business owners, is because the banks have figured out how , in many cases, to extort obscene profits from the captive small businesses.
Senator Reid is quoted in a new book by two journalists about the 2008 campaign, “Game Change,” as saying privately that the US would be “ready to embrace a black presidential candidate, especially one such as Obama – a 'light-skinned' African American 'with no Negro dialect, unless he wanted to have one.’ ”
There seems to be no lack of politicians, pundits and commentators who want to paint Senator Reid as a Racist for his comments. And they want to vilify him for using the word Negro.
A series of articles by the Journal Sentinel on fraud in the Wisconsin State subsidized Child-Care Program has resulted in a public outcry, investigations by officials, hearings in the legislature, and a flurry of “reform” legislation by Governor Doyle and various Legislators.
Officially known as the Wisconsin Shares Program, payments are made to various types of Child-Care facilities and arrangements, including Licensed Child-Care facilities, Licensed Family Child-Care Home, and Certified Family Child Care Home.