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Author Name: FreeDamon 2 Comments
Date Added: October 08, 2009 02:10:55 Average Score: (Needs 2)
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They Are Out There

Be
Careful Out There:



IDIOT
SIGHTING
:

We had to have the garage door repaired.. The Sears repairman
told us that one of our problems was that we did not have a
'large' enough motor on the opener. I thought for a minute, and
said that we had the largest one Sears made at that time, a 1/2
horsepower. He shook his head and said, 'Lady, you need a 1/4
horsepower.' I responded that 1/2 was larger than 1/4. He said,
'NO, it's not.' Four is larger than two...'


We
haven't used Sears repair since in Denver,
Co



 


IDIOT
SIGHTING:


 


My
daughter and I went through the McDonald's take-out window and I
gave the clerk a $5 bill. Our total was $4.25, so I also handed
her a quarter. She said, 'you gave me too much money..' I said,
'Yes I

know,
but this way you can just give me a dollar bill back.' She sighed
and went to get the manager who asked me to repeat my request. I
did so, and he handed me back the quarter, and said 'We're sorry
but they could not do that kind of thing.' The clerk then
proceeded to give me back $1 and 75 cents in change..


Do
not confuse the clerks at McD's in Dennison , Ia.
.



IDIOT
SIGHTING
:
I live in a semi rural area. We
recently had a new neighbor call the local township administrative
office to request the removal of the DEER CROSSING sign on our
road. The reason: 'Too many deer are being hit by cars out here!
I

don't
think this is a good place for them to be crossing anymore.'


>From Manning, Ia.



IDIOT
SIGHTING IN FOOD SERVICE

:
My daughter went to a local Taco Bell and ordered a taco.
She asked the person behind the counter for 'minimal lettuce.' He
said he was sorry, but they only had ice burg lettuce..

From
Des Moines , Ia



IDIOT
SIGHTING

:
I was at the airport, checking in at the gate when an
airport employee asked, 'Has anyone put anything in your baggage
without your knowledge?' To which I replied, 'If it was without my
knowledge, how would I know?' He smiled knowingly and nodded,

'That's
why we ask..'

Happened in Omaha ,
Ne.



 


IDIOT
SIGHTING

:


The stoplight on the corner buzzes when it's safe to cross the
street. I was crossing with an intellectually challenged coworker
of mine. She asked if I knew what the buzzer was for. I explained
that it signals blind people when the light is red. Appalled, she
responded, 'What on earth are blind people doing driving?!'


She
was a probation officer in Golden, Co.



IDIOT
SIGHTING
:

At a good-bye luncheon for an old and dear coworker. She was
leaving the company due to 'downsizing.. ' Our manager commented
cheerfully, 'This is fun. We should do this more often.' Not
another word was spoken. We all just looked at each other with
that deer-in-the- headlights stare.

This was a lunch at a
Dallas Tx. Texas Instruments.




IDIOT
SIGHTING
:

I work with an individual who plugged her power strip back
into itself and for the sake of her life, couldn't understand
stand why her system would not turn on.

A deputy with the
Carroll County , Ia Sheriffs office, no
less..





IDIOT
SIGHTING


 


When
my husband and I arrived at an automobile dealership to pick up
our car, we were told the keys had been locked in it. We went to
the service department and found a mechanic working feverishly to
unlock the driver side door. As I watched from the passenger side,
I instinctively tried the door handle and discovered that it was
unlocked. 'Hey,' I announced to the technician, 'its open!' His
reply, 'I know. I already got that side.'


 


This
was at the Ford dealership in Iowa City, Ia


 


 


 


STAY
ALERT!


 


They
walk among us... and the scary part is that they
VOTE
and
REPRODUCE!

Author's Notes:
This is not mine!!!  A very special friend sent it to me, and I just wanted to share it with all you nice people.
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Comments:
Comment By: FreeLady Dragonwyck on October 8, 2009 09:09:35 AM Report

Damon:  and these are fairly innocent incidents. 


Lady D


Comment By: PremiumMary Lou Allen on October 8, 2009 07:28:55 AM Report
Thanks, Damon. I needed that. ML




 


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