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Bareassed on the Border

 

Christ,  where did 2013 come from?  I feel like I am already behind.

Honest, I didn’t plan on this to work out this way but that 80% thing just keeps comin’ around and round….  Exactly 2 years ago today I wrote  this post—-  When did 80% become good enough?   Now I feel like some scary Nostradamus or something.

Maybe I am just naive in my expectations. I get disappointed in that respect almost daily.
One of the problems with this country is lowered expectations. I deal with it everyday with employees and vendors. 80% effort seems to be enough to get by

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The 80% Rule - Bitin' Me in the Butt

I have a proprietary maxim called the 80% Rule.  It peeves me no end.  Seems to me we (collectively)  have learned to accept less than stellar products and services as the norm.  I sent this to a guy that sold me a Colts pistol last year that fell far short of his promises.

Folks, tell me something. When did we turn into a nation where an 80% effort is good enough? When did an 80% effort become acceptable? I emailed this to Georgia Jeffrey when he took offense to my being ‘so particular’:

Maybe I am just naive in my expectations. I

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