E-Cigarettes and Vapor Shacks: Dad is Curious

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It seems my curiosity about some of the emerging trends in our neighborhoods is shared by many of my readers.  The post I did this past Friday about ‘gaming’ machines in Texas was very popular and received several comments online and offline.  This week I’m exploring the emerging trend of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) and “vaping.” […]

Lessons From A Storage Auction

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Friday I went to my first storage locker auction.  You’ve probably all seen the show “Storage Wars” and have your preconceptions about storage auctions.  Reality varies a bit from “reality TV.”  I wanted to share with you a few economic and social observations from my experience at a storage auction… Shrewd Speculators The majority of […]