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This post's pissing and moaning is on the topic of civil servants.
By that I don't mean each and every civil servant individually. Some government workers are just fine and dandy. I've got no beef with the fellow who brings me my mail, or the utility worker who inspects my electrical panel, or the police officer directing traffic at the broken stoplight. They're all doing their job, and those jobs are needed.
This past Labor Day weekend, I had an extra day off with some good drinks, an OpusX and some brats from the grill (and if you don’t know to pre-boil in onions and Lienes– shame on you). If my mother-in-law hadn’t come to town – life would have been good. But she did, and as always- she never leaves. Maybe not “never,” but two weeks of pain & anguish is a damn long time. So while my wife takes the self-inflicted hit (as well she should… I didn’t invite the harpy), the kids I have time to hide behind monitors… and I can author a post.