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Rickie Traeger: Happy Monday! Messing Around On The Website, Police Scanner…




Good morning everyone!

Hopefully everyone had a safe weekend.Ā  Hate to be the bearer of the bad news though. It is now Monday, and the weather is about to get cold šŸ™

You have permission to hate me for a few minutes, for bringing you that bad news, LOL.

So I am about to experiment a bit on here with the design and stuff on the website.Ā  I normally live by the motto if it is not broken then don’t try to fix it.Ā  And I should do that now, lol.Ā  But I am in an experimenting mood, so I am going to play around a bit on here and change the layouts and stuff.Ā  See what I like and don’t like.Ā  I am going to do that after I write this up.Ā  So let’s see how my Monday starts off, LOL.

If anyone has a desktop police scanner, they want to get rid of. Let me know. I am looking for a desktop scanner.Ā  Prefer a model that is similar in size to a Pro-197 if possible.

Speaking of scanners.Ā  I saw Walmart was selling the Whistler 1010 for only $20.Ā  Ā And people are trying to sell them online for $120….WTF
EBAY~ CLICK HERE

Walmart- CLICK HERE

I understand people wanting to make money, but WTF…

I am popping off here. Everyone stay safe and stay dry and I should add Happy Monday!

 








Rickie Traeger: Black Friday……… Bring Back Z-Nation! Project Blue Book :)




I hope everyone is having a safe and wonderful weekend!Ā 

So what was your thoughts on your Black Friday experience?

Mine:Ā  Retailers should be ashamed of themselves!Ā  Ā I saw many places doing the following tactics. I been keeping my eyes on several items and planned on buying them for Black Friday.Ā  So I know what the prices have been for some time now.

Well………Ā  I waited until black Friday to get a “deal” on them.

The retailers RAISED THE PRICES UP A LOT on the items.

Then saying heres the Black Friday “deal”Ā  and that “deal” was either AT or ABOVE the prices the items I have been watching, prices BEFORE Black Friday.

Example: Canon Powershot SX530Ā  Normally goes for around $200-$230.Ā  Walmart price before Black Friday was $245.Ā  Ā For Black Friday they said the retail price was $479, but the Black Friday “deal” was $250.Ā  So much for that deal………Ā  And a day after Black Friday it is $249.

But I saw this happening by several retailers on several items.Ā  SMFH

I did see a few deals on some items, so to be fair I did see a few deals.Ā  But it sure is nothing like it used to be awhile back ago.Ā  When you really got the deals on alot of items, and you actually got a good deal on the items. Nothing like that these days.Ā  When I worked in retail in the past, I learned some of their marketing tactics.Ā  And one of them was to say you have a deal on this item. And make it appear there are several of them in stock. But they ONLY PUT 1 IN STOCK.Ā  So they can draw you there to the store on that deal. And when you get there it has been since long gone because only 1 was in stock, and they can legally say they had that deal on the item, all while drawing you to their store.

I lost a lot of respect for retailers because of their marketing tactics. Reminds me alot like politicians. They lie to you, to get what benefits them…

Time to change themes here now, LOL.Ā  Ā I am super excited!Ā  Project Blue Book is coming back on TV!Ā  I am like really excited. I love that show.Ā  Speaking of tv shows though, Walking Dead is now off until February. I kinda hate this mid season finale crap. But in another way, it kinda nice to draw the season out some through out the year.Ā  I wish Z-Nation was back on tv!Ā  I miss that show.Ā  It did a lot of stuff walking dead wouldn’t of said or do. Bring back Z-Nation!