Category Archives: Neighborhood

Quotes

Knowledge is knowing someone is lying to you. Wisdom is knowing the truth in the lies. Never tell the same lie twice. Lying is a skill like any other. Kiss the girl and get the key. They never taught me … Continue reading

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Philadelphia and COVID-10

I have recently gained access to my buildings wifi. I am alive and well and going out to get food every couple of days, Xfinity had announced that they would provide wifi for free for 60 days, This was bad … Continue reading

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Here we go again.

A while back I observed a red SUV that had no plates stay parked on the street for about eight months with tickets and it finally got towed.  Now there are two, yes TWO, cars parked in the 1700 block … Continue reading

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Take The Annuity!

24/7 Wall St. does not want anyone who comes into instant wealth to go broke. Remember this adage: You should only have to become rich once! via As Powerball Lottery Nears $400 Million, What Not to Do If You Win — … Continue reading

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A Simple Question.

On September 11th I was in Walmart waiting in line for the in store McDonald’s.  The woman in front me didn’t move up when the rest of the line did.  I simply asked if she was in line or not.  … Continue reading

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On SEPTA too long!

I have been riding the buses too long.  A car is no longer a car, it is something that gets in the way of the bus and causes things to slow down.   I am also glad that people don’t … Continue reading

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Closest date ever!

Today is my birthday.  I was born on Easter Sunday in 1965.  My birthday fell on Easter Sunday in 1976.  This is the closest since then my birthday has come since then.  It has fallen before and after the date … Continue reading

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The Red Hyundai.

To recap: No plates, never moved, and got tickets everyday. I asked a Parking Officer why it was still there and she didn’t know and had even told her supervisor and the police. Continue reading

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Pay Attention!!!

It’s not just the green signs you have to read but also the RED ones. Continue reading

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How to park in Philadelphia.

First of all change your premise for parking in this, or any, city. You cannot park for free!  You have a choice.  Either pay $1 an hour to park at a meter or pay $26 when you get a ticket.  … Continue reading

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