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Service Workers Struggling Pandemic

Service Industry Workers Still Struggling Through COVID-19 Despite Latest Stimulus

The COVID-19 pandemic has been hard on many businesses, especially the service industry. Even though many states gradually opened their restaurants to full capacity, the employees are still struggling.  Specifically, bartenders and servers are struggling to make ends meet during this pandemic. The scavenger hunt for tips is brutal, and many are getting stiffed by…

insurrection at the capitol

Insurrection at the Capitol | The Complete Finger-Pointing Blame Pie

In one of the darkest days in American history, fantasy-filled “revolutionaries” stormed the U.S. Capitol yesterday. Conspiracy theorists, extremists, white supremacists converged on the People’s House at the same time congressional officials were counting the Electoral College votes to certify Joe Biden as the next President of the United States. There are plenty of co-conspirators…