Special, Special Snowflakes (work complaining!)

Because of a demanding asshole, I have a really tight deadline to get going on (GIVE ME A MINUTE I JUST STARTED MY CUP OF COFFEE). I have a lot of projects that are pretty much the same in scope; everyone who asks me for help is told that turnaround is two weeks - and when I have a ton of projects (like right now)… » 8/21/14 10:09am Yesterday 10:09am

Etiquette: When is it ok to haggle?

Is it appropriate to haggle on, say, a venue for your wedding? I can accept "no" as the answer here, but I just want to make sure I am not missing an opportunity to save some dollars, especially if it is acceptable or even expected. My mom says it is fine but she cannot be trusted here. Everyone else I know is useless… » 8/18/14 8:18pm Monday 8:18pm

So what are you using to wash away this shithole day?

I am drinking boxed white wine out of a coffee mug. I get a box, always, because I can't finish a bottle in one sitting (rather, I shouldn't and the Mr. doesn't really drink wine). I found this brand on sale at my local grocery store for $9 - yes $9. I've never had it before but it just tastes like standard,… » 8/12/14 8:35pm 8/12/14 8:35pm