I don't see how this helps keep tuition down. I thought your concern was kids not being able to afford college and then being saddled with debt. Who is going to pay for this?
Oh and "what again" what makes you think that higher wage won't be taxed?you are not the only taxpayer around you know! We are ALL taxpayers,some of us more generous than others obviously.
Did it ever occur to any of you incredibly mean spirited folks that without workers consumption--i.e.we all need to be able to BUY things--the whole economic system caves in?production is for consumption and a handfull of people, even incredibly greedy ones,can't consume enough to keep the system running.
Let's hope reason and morality prevails and PP is disbanded forever. We don't need a culture of death.
If you think everyone in this country is paid what they're due you're a damn fool. Hey let's keep paying CEOs and useless celebrities ridiculous amounts while the people doing the grunt work scrape by.
Wouldn't conditions like arthritis and fibromyalgia already meet the definition of chronic pain and therefore be eligible?
CW13 is a clueless, humorless RWNJ. Never saw him post a rational argument. Ever. His kind are one of the main reasons I'm leaving Arizona forever. Adios.
Does anyone know of the most reputable medical marihuana clinics in Tucson that carry the Rick Simpson oil? We have been buying from earths healing but always worried about the regulation or lack their of. It definitely works as far as the pain relief However cancer especially the lung mets have progressed aggressively. Thank you for Any advice in advance
Diabetes? Weed gives people the munches and sugary snacks are high on that list!!
Some screw up every third order. With others it's every other one.
Key word is raising SOME of the workers to $15 and hour. What do they do that is worth more than others?
The acting was awful and the food was worse. It doesn't deserve 1 star. Don't go to a Chinese restaurant to eat Italian food.
I am amazed they can stay in business!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
I just wanna start off saying, I love the bay. I love going their and singing my heart out when I can... It's my neighborhood bar, and I go there as often as I can. That being said, lemme tell you all about my experience tonight.
First off, I'd like to start by saying that the regular bartenders and karaoke dj are very much biased to sexual orientation. This being a bar, I would normally understand. Except for tonight, when apparently a customer of the male persuasion, happened to see a female customer whom he had a restraining order against. Upon seeing said patron, the male customer did as the restraining order suggested, and called the police. Not my first reaction to an ex, as I would have just left, but nonetheless still his reaction. Anyway, the cops showed up...
Now let me make it clear, I DO NOT KNOW EITHER PARTY INVOLVED. I just happened to be standing at the rear gate when 3 tpd officers arrived. They then had a short conversation with the owner Dennis, whom also, I had never met. They asked him directly if he knew what was going on. To which he replied, no, then he admitted that he did have knowledge of a restraining order issue that was being handled. At that point, one of his waitresses, said that yes, she was hiding in the bathroom, and she was leaving. I, having nothing to do with either party just sat there, enjoying my drink and the night.
Later, when I happened outside again, I saw the bartender ( an older lady with a puffed up hair do and bad makeup) and the karaoke dj argueing with the male patrons friends on why he had to leave, did I mention that I had been there when tpd had said that the girl had to leave. That they wouldn't be charging the male and also letting him go back into the bar. Suddenly, I was an issue too. I told them that I didn't want any trouble, but rather that I was just stating the truth. I truly was just telling the truth, not thinking anything else about it.
I then went back inside to check on my song selection, considering that it had been over 2 hours since my last song, only to be told that because I had the audacity to tell the truth, I was done singing for the rest of the night. When I asked why, I was told that "it was because I couldn't shut my mouth". I then stated that I had only told the truth, and that I didn't wanna start shit, but that IS what the officer said. At that point the karaoke dj told me that I was cut off and was about to get kicked out. At that, I began questioning why. I can admit (mainly because I am NOT a liar, and I had had 2 and a half beers) that I did get upset, and I did raise my voice. I said "why would you kick me out for telling the truth? " and "that IS what the officer said" over and over. Suddenly someone said that I was starting shit with the dj. I told them that they were very wrong, but that I just didn't understand why I was being persecuted for telling the truth. At which point I was grabbed by a customer and started to get escorted out by force. During my forced exit, I saw the dj talk to another patron, who then also got in my face saying that I had tried to hit said dj. He then proceeded to follow me out threatening me that if I ever came back there he would "kick my ass". Now, I can admit, that yes, at this point I went from upset to pissed off, and I also began to talk shit back. Telling the old man that I would love the chance to kick his ass back. Truthfully though the guy was so old that I was almost afraid that he might have had a heart attack in the parking lot... and no, of course, it wasn't Dennis the owner. Just some jackass friend of the dj not really knowing what was going on, but still their to defend his girl.
My point is, after all of that, obviously I wasn't drunk because I am writing this as I walk home. Obviously, the owner, Dennis, should have let the rest of the staff know what tpd said before leaving the premises . Obviously, I should not have been persecuted for telling the truth. And obviously, I will never be back here. Which is a sad statement, because I truly did enjoy the place until now. I will also be letting every single person I know, and come into contact with, know what happened to me here. On every single site, and blog I can find. Plus, because I personally know of many times they have served to people they shouldn't, and over poured to regulars. And because I live directly across the street, I will be calling the police every time I see anything that looks like it could be fucked up until I get them closed down... I promise.
Figure out a Liberal. WAY past my pay scale.
Mr. Reality Check, you need a reality check.
Efforts to discredit PP? You have trouble with the truth don't you?
Jared Jewelers calls her. They get no call back. You figure it out.
Screw it drug test everyone. If you want to be a u.s. citizen you should have to pass a drug test. Yiu are truly ignorant if you believe welfare recipients should be drug tested
Big Sis ( as Rush calls her). Big sport with other people's money.
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