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Monthly Archives: March 2017

Confessions of a Thief

I’m looking for a job and I hope you’ll hire me. Actually I’ve got a job right now but I think I’m going to be fired any day now. Eventually, I’ll make a dumb mistake and even an idiot like my boss will catch me. Anyway, I’m going to milk it for as long as possible. When it happens, it happens. I’m not worried. Why? Because people like me can always find a new job, a new “mark”. Are you that mark? I hope so!Continue reading

Chile Wrestles with Paid vs Free Parking (Spoiler Alert: Paid Wins)

New legislation, “La Ley de Estacionamientos” (in English, “The Law of Parking Facilities”) went into effect in the South American nation of Chile in February 2017. For the first time on a nationwide basis, the government is regulating certain aspects of how commercial parking operations charge their customers. In addition, the law more clearly fixes the extent of the parking operator's responsibility for any loss, damage, or theft that occurs while the vehicle is in the care, custody and control of the operator.Continue reading