"Oh, geez. I used to do that. It’s like a black hole you just can’t climb out of.” I was at the bookstore talking about the pawn shop piece from last week and the piece I was planning to write on payday lenders when one of our customers made that comment. READ FULL STORY
“I’d like to get $75 on a loan.”
“Just a loan?” the pawn broker clarified.
“Yeah, I want it back.” READ FULL STORY
“Archie thinks he’s a human. Don’t tell him he’s a bird, it will upset him.” The early morning volunteer at the Cape Fear Raptor Center was talking about the great horned owl sitting on a perch in the middle of the hospital area. Apparently, Archie had been rescued as a very young owlet READ FULL STORY