I’m escaping the heat and humidity of July Virginia. Here are my notes so far:
1. Holy cow! Where did the Canadians go? The whole population has been replaced by immigrants from Asia. SOUTH Asia. I thought the Costco in Alexandria was bad with their total diversity commitments. I was the only white person there.
2. Walmart? Holy F#$k! How do you screw up a Walmart? Remember what K-mart looked like, back when there were K-marts? That’s what it’s like here. It’s like they skipped the last 30 years of commercial retail progress .
3. Rental car from some off brand name called Mex. NEVER AGAIN. total gouge. Zero service. Long waits.
Then there’s this: