Sunday Morning Soliloquy - Musings of an Urbanite: Dummies

Wednesday, June 24, 2009


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This past weekend I went out with a friend, a male friend, and a small group of his co-workers. I met them at a hot, new, trendy bar that is frequented by a younger, (IMO) unsophisticated crowd. We sat on their rooftop lounge and indulged in "bottle service" drinking vodka poured by scantily clad waitresses who flirted with the multiple men whose company I shared.

My friend, we shall call him Manuel for the purpose of this blog entry, took a liking to the hot blond with giant fake boobs sitting at our table. She was from the south side of Chicago, likely a city-worker's daughter, lived at home with her parents and did not have a job. Manuel was smitten, he looked into his blond lovely's eyes longingly and did his best not to drool on himself.

As Manuel moved in closer to his buxom babe, he busted out the ace-in-the-hole, his business card. He works in finance and his title is "President" not too difficult for even the dumbest of dummies to figure out that you're "kind of a big deal" if your title is "President". Manuel's company is a limited liability corporation, this information will be useful to you when reading the next paragraph.

I sat opposite Manuel as his conversation continued. I couldn't quite make out what they were talking about until I heard the shriek that made my night, my whole weekend perhaps. Moments after Manuel handed his business card to Tits Magee, she looked at the card, absorbed the type and then exclaimed with the greatest furor "Oh my god! You have an LLC? I LOVE LLC's".

No one else heard this explicit display of intelligence but me and Manuel. I then listened while he explained to her that it stood for Limited Liability Corporation. I turned to Manuel's friend and notified him that we were in the presence of intellectual greatness - then we laughed and laughed. All in all, it turned out to be a pretty good weekend and now I am left with yet another awesome story to share.

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JayCee said...

that story made my LOL.

Perhaps he was just practicing his game?

G said...

LOL ... gotta love it. Millennial generation AT IT'S FINEST! Haha.

uRanASS said...

What a snooty bitch you are!
If that is a picture of the waitress, I hope she hires a lawyer and files suit against you for you using her picture to slander her.

With that pot gutted no bra wearing gal in the grey dress in your post of "the girls" among your in-crowd, I would have thought you'd be a little less harsh on dummies since she is obviously not smart enough to look in the mirror before going out in public with you and your cronies.

leyla said...

Thank you! Actually, the girl in the grey dress is 41 with an 11 year old daughter. The odd looking "pooch" that you see is more a shadow or the lighting that the pic was taken in.

As far as ME being a snooty bitch. You called it.

Anonymous said...

Leyla, it does seem a little catty. Yes, I find it amusing also, but we shouldn't revel in the stupidity of others, let's have a little compassion. :)

Did your friend Manuel get laid?

leyla said...

how could you NOT revel in the stupidity of others? Especially when they're THAT stupid?

Manuel did not get laid that night but he sure did this weekend. I'll have to blog about that!

Shawn said...

Yes, well, there's the me I think I should be, and then there's the me that delights in watching cheap little tramps wallow in their own stupidity. Oh, did I say that?

What *did* she think an LLC was anyway?

leyla said...

I can only guess, but I think she likely knows someone else who has a business that is an LLC. My assumption is that she thought the two businesses are the same or similar.

I wish you could have heard the scream of joy when she shrieked I LOVE LLC's!!!

Brandon said...

Let's not tell her about S-Corps, I'm afraid of what might happen.

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