Thursday 23 February 2012

Working in Ottawa today --I may be an insolent bastard

Good morning folks and folkettes,

I will be working in Ottawa today.

The question that I asked myself this morning was, "Am I becoming a bit of an insolent bastard?".

The answer was fortunately, No.

However upon closer scrutiny it seems that the problem was the question itself.  Insolence is rudeness and a general lack of respect for others, where as I should have asked myself if I was becoming an Intolerant bastard.

But I fear that too would have not quite captured my attitude of late.

Gentlemen.. Ladies.. It is quite possible that I am becoming a cynical, intolerant, bastard.  Although I might also accept cynical, intolerant , SOB.

I would explain this further, but let's leave it with my berating of a bank teller for addressing me as Dan.. What?  Now we're friends because he has seen my cable tv bill?   Leaving without a haircut on Sunday afternoon after the front desk double booked my regular coiffeur (a real upscale word for barber) and left me waiting 25 minutes past my scheduled time?  Or walking off a squash court last night when it became clear that my opponent was an as340le?

I might need to work on my attitude.

Have a good day.


  1. This is really great and most informative post and this article most useful for all of us. I am happy to read this article. So thanks accounting jobs in Ottawa

  2. The Ottawa Senators are one of several teams to keep an eye on during the expansion draft process.

    The custom nhl jerseys Sens are jerseys store in a bit of custom jerseys store a sticky situation when it comes custom nba jerseys to their defense. They asked Dion Phaneuf to waive his no-movement clause so game jerseys they limited jerseys could expose him in the Vegas draft custom nfl jerseys next week, but he said no.

    They have Erik cheap nfl jerseys Karlsson, Cody Ceci wholesale nfl jerseys and Marc Methot that they likely want nfl jerseys to custom mlb jerseys protect. Unfortunately for them, they custom jerseys just can’t elited jerseys keep all three (as of right now) because they have to honor Phaneuf’s no-movement clause.