Chronicles of a Taxi Driver

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A Series Of Stories Of A TAXI DRIVER

Taxis – An Essential Part of Our Heritage  – By Mark A James 

Mark JamesTaxis are an important part of every town and city in the world. In fact, in many places, they provide the local color as well as an invaluable service. In America, the ubiquitous yellow cab appeared in the early part of the last century and became a symbol of the American dream; of a job that discriminated against no man (or woman) and service loved and hated in equal measures by the entire population! Continue reading

Collecting Novelty Spoons in America

COLLECTOR SPOONSWhere did Collecting Spoons start? Well, some say spoons collecting started around the 1800s at popular tourist destinations in Europe. Americans might think it started with a young Massachusetts Jeweler around the 1890s. Commemorating, the Salem Witch Hunt Trials.

Witch, excuse the pun, he sold 7,000 spoons in the first year.

After that, another new idea was born in America, the “Souvenir Novelty Spoon Collecting”

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Do you believe in Coronavirus Conspiracies?

Could Coronavirus  Covid-19 be just a nasty flu bug like Trump says?  Or maybe a person sway’s towards conspiracies theories? (link)  With the latest on the Coronavirus, there’s lots of information misinformation out there. Some to most are misleading, but who do you believe? Does your government have a secret agenda or is it, just a nasty flu that goes around every year?

 Is China being upfront with the Covid-19?

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These same people that are starting these conspiracies (rumors) are pretty scrupulous; they’re getting wealthy on everybody hitting on these made-up stories “There never was a pandemic.” They say, it’s a diversion from the real problems or it’s only designed to kill old people. Now, that’s the best one I read.

But reading those conspiracies theory’s ─ you, do have to wonder, why Covid19,  is only killing the #oldpeople. “85 % affected and dying are from the older generation group.” (I can say old people because I am old)

Do you believe in conspiracies? Well, this pandemic has the makings of one. Some even believe that the all world governments are in on it.

Now, as these bogus stories are filling the social media sites — how true are they?

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When a Cop Pulls You Over Don’t Say –

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If a Police Officer pulls you over, and the first thing you say to the cop is, “What the F..K did you pull me over for this time.”

That starts the conversation off very ─ badly.

I’m firm believer respect has to be earned, it doesn’t come with a badge, and it does come with a high position. But I do know when to keep my mouth shut. Continue reading