American Home Shield – Still A Scam

Here is the bottom line: American Home Shield will find some way to either 1) not cover a repair or 2) attempt to fix the problem in the least expensive way possible.  On the latter, note that “least expensive” means for them.  If the repair is not successful, they move on to the next component/repair…

Who Needs “Rooms To Go”?

A few months back, I made  a quick trip to Boone, NC.  While wandering through the hills and valleys surrounding the town, I came across a gentleman named “Bernie”.  Bernie, a native Canadian, owns and operates a wood yard just outside of Linville.  Not the kind of wood you burn in a fireplace, but wood…

Bass Pro Black Friday – Update

This post will require me to do a little “moonwalking”, i.e.backing up on a previous post. After leaving Bass Pro Savannah on Black Friday, I sent an email to corporate describing my experience.  Within a couple of hours I received a reply asking for additional information.  Unfortunately, by the time I saw the email from…

BL Digital Enterprises LLC

I January ’16, I became the proud co-founder of a digital marketing company, BL Digital Enterprises.  Working with long-time friend, Brian Lollie (aka BL), BLD sits on the cutting edge of the digital marketing world. It’s not surprising that many of our clients are car dealers, given our respective backgrounds. However, we are quickly branching…

TripAdvisor

A couple of months back, I started writing reviews for the travel site, TripAdvisor.  Now with 22 reviews published, I find myself in the top 15% of all TA reviewers with nearly 5,300 “reads”.   Of my 22 reviews, the most popular has been the restaurant Halyards on St. Simon’s Island, Georgia. With over 940 views,…

Fear the Walking Dead

The AMC, The Walking Dead, has been a hit for the last 6 seasons.  Here’s the good news: TWD is now filming season 7, with its premiere in October ’16.  Here’s the bad news: the success of TWD launched a series with a concurrent storyline, Fear the Walking Dead.  Set in Los Angeles, California &…