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Old 05-14-2015, 11:39 AM   #4271
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Yeah, really

The condo association pays them. They are still the best company we have had. They do a nice job keeping the lawns mowed without cutting them too short. They do a great job of snow removal. They get there really quickly when it starts snowing. Then they come back as needed.

Ok, we forgive them, this time! Were the flowers planted somewhere they weren't supposed to be? I know at the cemetery you are allowed to plan in certain places and if you take too much room they just mow it down when they cut the grass.
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Old 05-14-2015, 09:02 PM   #4272
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OMG! That's me you just described. I can get a whole meal at Costco on the weekends.
My peeve at Costco is when the idiots get their samples, instead of moving on, stand there and block everyone else
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Old 05-14-2015, 09:41 PM   #4273
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My peeve at Costco is when the idiots get their samples, instead of moving on, stand there and block everyone else
I know, they should be circling back to stand in line again like the rest of us.
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Old 05-14-2015, 10:10 PM   #4274
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My peeve at Costco is when the idiots get their samples, instead of moving on, stand there and block everyone else
Stomp on one of their feet. You will see them hopping on one foot towards the back of the line. And they can't yell. They will have a mouthful of food.
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Old 05-14-2015, 10:31 PM   #4275
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Or, Souschef, you could politely say "excuse me, but could you please share that with the rest of us?" "Sample Ladies" like it when another customer calls out a so they don't have to.
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Old 05-15-2015, 05:55 AM   #4276
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My peeve at Costco is when the idiots get their samples, instead of moving on, stand there and block everyone else
That is my pet peeve everywhere I go!

People just seem to stop and "strike a pose".

It is particularly irritating when they do it just inside the entrance to a store, I guess I'm just old and crotchety!

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Old 05-15-2015, 08:52 AM   #4277
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My peeve at Costco is when the idiots get their samples, instead of moving on, stand there and block everyone else
They also park their carts right smack in the middle of the isles. They're only focused on one thing and are completely unaware of their surroundings.
These same idiots also block the warehouse entrances with their carts as they search for their Costco cards.

I like to pose but I always move to the side or a corner.
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Old 05-15-2015, 09:57 AM   #4278
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They also park their carts right smack in the middle of the isles. They're only focused on one thing and are completely unaware of their surroundings.
These same idiots also block the warehouse entrances with their carts as they search for their Costco cards.

I like to pose but I always move to the side or a corner.
Oh lawd yes! My favorite is when they park the cart on one side of the aisle then stand in the space between the other shelf and the cart, blocking the entire aisle. Working in retail, I see this all the time. Here's a thought, keep the cart on the same side of the aisle that you're on!

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Old 05-15-2015, 10:38 AM   #4279
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It is my firm belief that ALL supermarket/discount store/warehouse store aisles should be painted black with a double yellow line painted down the middle.
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The example of the above that sticks in my mind: A family of about eight people spread themselves and their carts out in front of the entire, huge exit from Costco. There was plenty of space to stand and do whatever without blocking the exit.
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