I was trying out a new pedi-cab and the service was very slow. I didn't want to say anything, as the cyclist-driver was clearly working very hard to keep us moving. When I got off (not having mentioned anything about the stroll-speed), he looked at the meager tip and scoffed that he was not the… read more about How rude!
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I was cast as Judas in a nativity play recently. Since then, the actor playing Christ and all of the other apostles have been going for dinner after each rehearsal. Every time I try to come along, they rudely rebuff me, calling me a blasphemer. It is just acting! read more about It is just acting!
More often than not, I find myself being addressed by a cashier as "honey, baby, sweetie, etc." Most of the time these cashiers are barely old enough to be out of high school. Are they not being taught the basics of good manners? In my opinion, this is disrespectful. Calling customers by these… read more about Good or bad manners?
I am peeved when I read "peeved" because of frequent poor grammar. People apparently were not listening during English class when they talked about plural and plural possessive punctuation. Apostrophes are not needed on "Santas" and "Americans" because they do not show ownership. (This also is the… read more about People apparently were not listening
I spent hours in my yard raking leaves and neatly bagging them for pick up this Tuesday. I returned home from work today to find that only half of them were picked up. You do know you will be picking the rest of them up next week, right? read more about You do know you will be picking the rest of them up next week, right
Pat Cotham wants to curb financial mischief with public funds, but she faces bullying and intimidation by the self-serving elements. She needs support by the taxpayers. Please show your support. What she is doing could lead to tax reductions or we could find out that money for teacher raises and… read more about What she is doing could lead to tax reductions
People! You are not doing anyone a favor by waving waiting cars out of the Food Lion parking lot onto Gilead Road! The cars in both lanes behind you, and oncoming traffic, have no idea that this is your intention; and the car waiting in the parking lot cannot see traffic approaching from behind… read more about You are not doing anyone a favor
Has Hollywood run out of ideas that they must resort to sequels from older than dirt movies like “Dumb and Dumber?” What’s next? “Casablanca 2: A Great-Great Love Story?” “Nosferatu 2: The Vampyre Speaks?” Give me a break!!! read more about Have they run out of ideas?
I read about Kim Kardashian posing nude for some magazine called Paper. It was really popular and broke the Internet from what I hear. Why doesn’t The Herald Weekly consider recruiting one of those fine Lake Norman ladies to pose nude for the cover? You guys would get a lot of interest. I will help… read more about No, thank you
I am peeved with all those stores around town. Why do we need to have all those Christmas decorations, music and “smells” of Christmas before we even finish the month of October? Such a shame!! We can see it is all about consuming … sales … marketing … not about the real holiday!!! Shame shame… read more about Shame shame shame
What is wrong with people wanting grade A childcare but not wanting to pay for it?? They go to work and want someone to love and care for their child for peanuts! They say they can’t pay much but it’s funny how they always have money for their vacations and fancy cars, clothes and gym memberships –… read more about Show me the money
Your mother doesn’t work here, and you’re inconsiderate! I’ve been amazed lately to see so many people of all ages finish eating and simply get up and walk away, leaving their trash for others to pick-up. Fast food restaurants, airport clubs, benches at Birkdale and Kenton Place, and even picnic… read more about Your mother doesn't work here
Oct. 27 – to the entitled, inconsiderate driver of a Toyota Tundra with an IcyWaves(Wakes) decal who felt you couldn’t be bothered to obey the Yield sign at the intersection of Gilead Road and the entrance to I-77 North even though I c-l-e-a-r-l-y had a green light and the right of way – and then… read more about Tsk, tsk young man
So can somebody tell me why a church is allowed to put signs up for a fundraising barbecue, but the Cornelius Fire Department was made to take all of there signs down? And no I'm not a firefighter, just a barbecue-loving resident. read more about Can someone tell me why
Why do people living in South Charlotte, Ballantyne, Pineville and Matthews all get brand new third and fourth lanes in their expressways, and yet these same taxpayers want Lake Norman residents have to pay a toll for 50 years to have the same privilege? The same scenario for light rail. read more about Is this fair?
To the person in the dark-colored late 1990s model Dodge pickup towing the boat who thought it would be cool to throw their cup of liquid on the cyclist in Davidson, this is assault. I hope you think about the death or injury you could cause with your stupidity. You've been reported as an… read more about You've been reported
The male idiot driving the black Corvette on Catawba, who passed me on the left (going on the wrong side of the road) while I was getting ready to take a left on Westmoreland, you broke numerous laws ... speeding, driving on the wrong side of the road, reckless driving, etc. You are going to kill… read more about Hope the police caught up with you
Please don't block intersections. And to the man that was behind me at the Exit 28 bridge laying on his horn and making gestures at me, I was obeying the law and practicing common courtesy by not blocking it. I've never experienced road rage until this mess! read more about Please don't block intersections!
The intersection of Alexandrana and Old Statesville Road/N.C. 115 has many vehicles coming from the northeast via Eastfield Road. There are few vehicles approaching the intersection from the west. I’d like to see the NCDOT add a yellow arrow visible to the left turners coming from the east.It would… read more about It would sure help