Any News Besides Weather?

I’m supposed to work tonight at Bridgestone Arena for the Predators game (concession stand thrills), so have been keeping an eye on the weather and the roads… it’s not the trip there in daylight hours, it’s the drive home.  I checked online and it says we are having “light snow” at this time.  I don’t see any snow coming down except when we have a gust of wind that knocks clumps from the trees.

So concession stand work.  We’ve talked about tips (and lack thereof) already.  I did learn something important during the Monster Truck Jam over the weekend.  Do not under any circumstance put your finger in a refrigerator fan.  (Don’t read this next part Chris Farmer).  Skip the paragraph between the … … …’s.

Chris – apparently – doesn’t do well with finger injuries.  This gave him time to avert his eyes.  When you stick you fingers in a refrigerator fan, they tend to slice said finger.  I survived it and worked the rest of the night wearing a bandaid AND a glove.

Okay Chris… come back!

City offices are open today.  That’s good.  What else is new, LaVergne?  Consider this an open thread.

13 comments for “Any News Besides Weather?

  1. January 11, 2011 at 1:51 pm

    Looks like I'm going to Bridgestone Arena tonight to work at the hockey game. Come by and see me… and leave a tip MichaelinLV! LOL…

  2. paramedic chris farm
    January 11, 2011 at 3:25 pm

    I am writing as chris the paramedic…..not chris the vice mayor. Kathy please keep your fingers out of the fans!!! A messed up finger will make me sick immediately I always think about if that were my finger and it immediately makes me want to vomit. I know I am a weanie! lol. Be safe and have fun tonight.

    • Theresa
      January 11, 2011 at 6:49 pm

      The paramedic is squeamish…how cute! I am sure the Vice Mayor is a tough cookie!!!

      • Sherry
        January 11, 2011 at 7:25 pm

        I agree, Theresa . . . what's wrong with this picture? A squeamish paramedic?! 🙂

  3. paramedic chris farm
    January 11, 2011 at 7:29 pm

    just fingers ladies. I can handle about anything else……..

  4. paramedic chris farm
    January 11, 2011 at 7:30 pm

    that is what make me squeamish. Not even squeamish I am gonna vomit if I see a messed up finger!!!

    • Theresa
      January 11, 2011 at 9:23 pm

      For your sake I hope no one gets a paper cut during a town meeting! LOL

  5. Theresa
    January 11, 2011 at 9:22 pm

    Okay, I know this is weather related, and I am sick of all the snow too. But, does anyone know how many snow days we have left?

    • Sherry
      January 11, 2011 at 10:17 pm

      According to the DNJ, we've used four of our ten snow days. The four days taken includes tomorrow (Wednesday). I hope to God we don't need the remaining six we have left!

  6. Ivy
    January 11, 2011 at 10:49 pm

    Man, I got a paper cut on my finger last Thursday at work. I wish I had gotten the chance to show Chris before it healed!

  7. January 11, 2011 at 11:06 pm

    I took a photo of my injured finger tonight. I'm trying really really hard to not post it.

    • Sherry
      January 12, 2011 at 10:14 am

      Aw, c'mon . . . post it and imagine Chris squirming!

  8. paramedic chris farm
    January 12, 2011 at 4:59 pm

    too late Sherry sh showed me in person today and its already healed so.. hahahahaha

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