I already voted. So I take the easy way out — the TV stays turned off.
I want them to value my call enough that they’ll hire a few more operators so I don’t have to wait so long.
Most of my time spent on “tech support” is spent listening to hold messages claiming (lying) that my call is very important to them.
It’s actually a week earlier: https://www.gocomics.com/calvinandhobbes/1992/10/04
Do kids to day even know what a “space capsule” is?
I had a cat that would go out at night, catch a mouse or something, bring it in and play with it until it died. Then she (the cat) would leave the dead animal in the hallway and go eat her cat food from the dish. That’s killing for fun, not for food.
Unusually high call volume compared to 100 years ago.
Actually, it’s only 2 days off for Rodeo, and they make up one by not observing Presidents Day.
In Tucson, they start at the start of August so they can get a full semester in before winter break. And it finishes up in late May.
Here, too. (Tucson AZ)