Category Archives: Working

Sweet Baby Jesus, please just get me to Friday

I am legit Friday tired and it’s only Wednesday morning. The broken thing I found at work Monday morning – sent to dev on the other side of the world, yesterday morning they send it back “we think you’re reading … Continue reading

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Ughhhhhhhhhhh

So, jump on to work early this morning and get going on that last bug fix that has to be done today. Bashed my way through a few issues getting the data setup, run the first test and… it’s still … Continue reading

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So, looks like it’s Monday again…

Good news is that the work server came back up sometime yesterday and I was able to get a couple things done last night, and I’m down to testing one single bug that has to be finished today. Normally I … Continue reading

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Well, so much for that idea.

The plan was to work a couple hours this weekend to make Monday easier.  I am by no means a workaholic, but the schedule this month is a bit jacked and this was really just to make Monday not be … Continue reading

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Well, something nice happened.

Our company has made election day a holiday! Not some “if you haven’t already voted, you can take the day” bullshit, but a full on “office is closed, moose out front shoulda told you” holiday. Another nice thing – just … Continue reading

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Happy Labor Day! Thank a Union!

Every industry in this country needs a union. Every. Damn. One. I’m not a recent convert to being pro-union by any means. I remember way back at the start of my career watching the uncompensated overtime with no comp time … Continue reading

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It’s Fridaaaayyyyyyyyy!!!

And our last half-day Friday of the summer. Boooooooo. That’s been a really nice thing – maybe it will become a summer standard after the pandemic. Or maybe spur some discussions on alternate work schedules? I’d be totally willing to … Continue reading

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Oh, so it will be one of those weeks

Where I am not terribly sure what day it is. Had to double check my phone when I got up. It’s Tuesday, just so you know. Yet again, this administration is really testing my commitment to abolitionist principles. What the … Continue reading

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Gooooood morning!

Yet another Monday morning, and while Mondays do suck – you made it to yet another one in the middle of a pandemic, so well done. In good Monday news – got my refund for my baseball tickets! We’ll give … Continue reading

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It’s Fridaaaaaay!

And GDP dropped 32.9% in Q2 – holy shit. Fuck, if we were going to take that much of a hit, we might as well have TAKEN CARE OF PEOPLE. Makes my company’s Q2 numbers look even better, to be … Continue reading

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