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Old 07 October 2017, 11:51 AM
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Originally Posted by thorny locust View Post
I suppose it would be considered unprofessional of you to draw yourself up and tell her that it was unprofessional and incredibly inappropriate of her to impugn X city's water and all those of X city's hardworking employees who made sure it was safe and got it to the tap.

(If she just didn't want chlorine in her coffee water, that's one thing. But to rant at you as if you'd suggested she scoop it out of the toilet bowl is another.)
Let's just say we could tell by her reservation that she has some either mental health or substance abuse issues. Or both, maybe.
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Old 09 October 2017, 03:42 PM
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Originally Posted by kitap View Post
I recently had a guest go ballistic on me for suggesting that she use tap water for her coffee-maker. I was really unprofessional to even suggest that. It was incredibly inappropriate to even say that. And so forth.

I filed it under "loony" and ignored her berating.
Assuming your location is on the Tucson municipal system, you could always have this site ready for the next guest:

Monthly Water Quality Reports
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Old 12 October 2017, 04:28 PM
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Now Trump is saying that "we" can't aid Puerto Rico "forever". Has he made similar threats to Texas and Florida? And again it's "we" helping "them". Does he still not get that Puerto Rican's are American citizens?

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Old 12 October 2017, 04:38 PM
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We can't help PR "forever" (translation: >3 weeks), but we can't possibly pull out of Iraq after what, 15 years?
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Old 12 October 2017, 04:41 PM
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Well didn't New Orleans bounce back in less than three weeks? He's a freak show .
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