Change Of Plans: A Star Is Born

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“What do you have to do to become a doctor?” my daughter, Kelsey, once asked. [ Read More ]

Temporary Out of Order Sign

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The old photocopier at the office was always being decorated with sticky notes about its latest breakdown. Repairs, when they were made, didn’t last long. [ Read More ]

Mouse-to-Mouse, Anyone?

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I work in a busy office where a computer going down causes an inconvenience. [ Read More ]

Five Dollars [PODCAST]

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Sean tells a hilarious true story about the wonderful world of independent pro wrestling. It’s not as glamorous as it may seem, but the stories are good! [ Read More ]

I’m Quite Sure That’s Jupiter

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As the new teacher at school, I was keen to make a good impression by getting involved in extracurricular activities. [ Read More ]

In Case of Fire

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We’re currently replacing the fire extinguishers at our school. I want to give a big thanks to this one naughty student for the safety precautions she made until the new extinguishers arrive. Water beats fire, anytime. [ Read More ]

Bacon Mushroom Ger!

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The other day, I witnessed a fast-food chain’s staff meeting. The boss was furious. Somebody forgotten to put the burger inside of the hamburger buns. [ Read More ]

No Surgery Required

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I thought I would share this advertisement that made me smile! I pass it on my way to work. It reads, “Charlie’s Cleaners. We remove wrinkles without surgery.” [ Read More ]

How Many Girls

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Right after high school I got a job in a daycare helping take care of 5-6 year old kids. The job was an exhausting 9-7 but some moments with these kids made everything worthwhile. [ Read More ]

Easy Commute

A first day on the job is always an adventure, I suppose. But the commute? Surely that should be the easiest, most routine part. Not for this guy. A few years back, I had just accepted a job with a company that was located right in the middle of downtown Des Moines. [ Read More ]