Category: Work

It’s never fun when your college-aged kid comes home and says, “guess what!? I applied to take a study trip to Japan and I was accepted.” Well, it can be exciting but do you have $6500 sitting waiting on you …

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Pulling back the curtain, The Beer Dads usually do what they call “pre-gaming” which is having a bit of the beer we’re going to be sampling during the actual recording and then throw out a few topics that we can …

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Beer Dad Tim had a rough morning. We have talked many times about the perils of home-ownership but today was a rough day for Dad Tim. AC problems which lead to a small swimming pool’s worth of water being extracted …

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dole \ ˈdōl  \ ● n. one’s allotted share, portion, or destiny What happens when your child turns 26? They are officially off their parents’ insurance plan. At least on health insurance. They may still be on auto or whatever. How do you …

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Beer Dad Jon’s “day job” took him to Denver and it just so happened that one-way tickets were more feasible in this situation for him and his Pilot. So, they decided to take an adventure, driving from the Mile High …

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Dad Tim works as the PA Announcer for the Carolina Cobras, the Greensboro-based arena league football team. A few weeks back, Dads Jon and Paul, along with their pilots attended one of the Cobras’ games. The Cobras lost that game …

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Mostly a Pissed-Off Paul episode, but all the Dads had a fun time bad-mouthing those who give a business their number to be able to do business and when the company calls, the customer’s (or potential customer’s) voicemail box is …

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The closure of Business 40 in Winston-Salem has had a direct effect on businesses in the downtown area. What other towns could have a major road, that basically bifurcates the entire town, shut down and that town act like nothing …

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Student loans. I know we are all groaning right now. The dreaded student loan. Bane of recent college grads (or dropouts) and even long- lived adults. When the Dads went to college, mostly tuition was affordable and many times loans …

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Beer Dad Tim’s son 3B got his first job today. Not only did he get a job but he also got a job in the very industry that he is aspiring to be part of. That’s step one of “the …

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