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July 5th

Discussion in 'alt.cellular.verizon' started by Diamond Dave, Jul 4, 2004.

  1. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:42:53 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >What crap?


    July 5th is considered to be the observed Federal holiday for the 4th
    this year. Banks and the Post Office were not open today.

    >July 5th is not a holiday. EVERYTHING would be open if July 4th
    >fell on a weekday, and as it is, only banks and government agencies
    >are taking the day off across the board. Some private businesses are
    >closed; many are open.


    Many retailers are open, but a number of businesses are closed.

    >The only reason people are getting time off today is because they didn't
    >get to get the 4th off because it was a day most of them wouldn't have been
    >working anyhow.


    That is true, but for the vast majority of us, it was a paid holiday.

    Dave
     



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  2. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:42:53 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >What crap?


    July 5th is considered to be the observed Federal holiday for the 4th
    this year. Banks and the Post Office were not open today.

    >July 5th is not a holiday. EVERYTHING would be open if July 4th
    >fell on a weekday, and as it is, only banks and government agencies
    >are taking the day off across the board. Some private businesses are
    >closed; many are open.


    Many retailers are open, but a number of businesses are closed.

    >The only reason people are getting time off today is because they didn't
    >get to get the 4th off because it was a day most of them wouldn't have been
    >working anyhow.


    That is true, but for the vast majority of us, it was a paid holiday.

    Dave
     
  3. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:42:53 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >What crap?


    July 5th is considered to be the observed Federal holiday for the 4th
    this year. Banks and the Post Office were not open today.

    >July 5th is not a holiday. EVERYTHING would be open if July 4th
    >fell on a weekday, and as it is, only banks and government agencies
    >are taking the day off across the board. Some private businesses are
    >closed; many are open.


    Many retailers are open, but a number of businesses are closed.

    >The only reason people are getting time off today is because they didn't
    >get to get the 4th off because it was a day most of them wouldn't have been
    >working anyhow.


    That is true, but for the vast majority of us, it was a paid holiday.

    Dave
     
  4. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:42:53 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >What crap?


    July 5th is considered to be the observed Federal holiday for the 4th
    this year. Banks and the Post Office were not open today.

    >July 5th is not a holiday. EVERYTHING would be open if July 4th
    >fell on a weekday, and as it is, only banks and government agencies
    >are taking the day off across the board. Some private businesses are
    >closed; many are open.


    Many retailers are open, but a number of businesses are closed.

    >The only reason people are getting time off today is because they didn't
    >get to get the 4th off because it was a day most of them wouldn't have been
    >working anyhow.


    That is true, but for the vast majority of us, it was a paid holiday.

    Dave
     
  5. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:42:53 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >What crap?


    July 5th is considered to be the observed Federal holiday for the 4th
    this year. Banks and the Post Office were not open today.

    >July 5th is not a holiday. EVERYTHING would be open if July 4th
    >fell on a weekday, and as it is, only banks and government agencies
    >are taking the day off across the board. Some private businesses are
    >closed; many are open.


    Many retailers are open, but a number of businesses are closed.

    >The only reason people are getting time off today is because they didn't
    >get to get the 4th off because it was a day most of them wouldn't have been
    >working anyhow.


    That is true, but for the vast majority of us, it was a paid holiday.

    Dave
     
  6. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:42:53 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >What crap?


    July 5th is considered to be the observed Federal holiday for the 4th
    this year. Banks and the Post Office were not open today.

    >July 5th is not a holiday. EVERYTHING would be open if July 4th
    >fell on a weekday, and as it is, only banks and government agencies
    >are taking the day off across the board. Some private businesses are
    >closed; many are open.


    Many retailers are open, but a number of businesses are closed.

    >The only reason people are getting time off today is because they didn't
    >get to get the 4th off because it was a day most of them wouldn't have been
    >working anyhow.


    That is true, but for the vast majority of us, it was a paid holiday.

    Dave
     
  7. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:42:53 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >What crap?


    July 5th is considered to be the observed Federal holiday for the 4th
    this year. Banks and the Post Office were not open today.

    >July 5th is not a holiday. EVERYTHING would be open if July 4th
    >fell on a weekday, and as it is, only banks and government agencies
    >are taking the day off across the board. Some private businesses are
    >closed; many are open.


    Many retailers are open, but a number of businesses are closed.

    >The only reason people are getting time off today is because they didn't
    >get to get the 4th off because it was a day most of them wouldn't have been
    >working anyhow.


    That is true, but for the vast majority of us, it was a paid holiday.

    Dave
     
  8. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:42:53 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >What crap?


    July 5th is considered to be the observed Federal holiday for the 4th
    this year. Banks and the Post Office were not open today.

    >July 5th is not a holiday. EVERYTHING would be open if July 4th
    >fell on a weekday, and as it is, only banks and government agencies
    >are taking the day off across the board. Some private businesses are
    >closed; many are open.


    Many retailers are open, but a number of businesses are closed.

    >The only reason people are getting time off today is because they didn't
    >get to get the 4th off because it was a day most of them wouldn't have been
    >working anyhow.


    That is true, but for the vast majority of us, it was a paid holiday.

    Dave
     
  9. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:42:53 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >What crap?


    July 5th is considered to be the observed Federal holiday for the 4th
    this year. Banks and the Post Office were not open today.

    >July 5th is not a holiday. EVERYTHING would be open if July 4th
    >fell on a weekday, and as it is, only banks and government agencies
    >are taking the day off across the board. Some private businesses are
    >closed; many are open.


    Many retailers are open, but a number of businesses are closed.

    >The only reason people are getting time off today is because they didn't
    >get to get the 4th off because it was a day most of them wouldn't have been
    >working anyhow.


    That is true, but for the vast majority of us, it was a paid holiday.

    Dave
     
  10. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:42:53 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >What crap?


    July 5th is considered to be the observed Federal holiday for the 4th
    this year. Banks and the Post Office were not open today.

    >July 5th is not a holiday. EVERYTHING would be open if July 4th
    >fell on a weekday, and as it is, only banks and government agencies
    >are taking the day off across the board. Some private businesses are
    >closed; many are open.


    Many retailers are open, but a number of businesses are closed.

    >The only reason people are getting time off today is because they didn't
    >get to get the 4th off because it was a day most of them wouldn't have been
    >working anyhow.


    That is true, but for the vast majority of us, it was a paid holiday.

    Dave
     
  11. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:42:53 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >What crap?


    July 5th is considered to be the observed Federal holiday for the 4th
    this year. Banks and the Post Office were not open today.

    >July 5th is not a holiday. EVERYTHING would be open if July 4th
    >fell on a weekday, and as it is, only banks and government agencies
    >are taking the day off across the board. Some private businesses are
    >closed; many are open.


    Many retailers are open, but a number of businesses are closed.

    >The only reason people are getting time off today is because they didn't
    >get to get the 4th off because it was a day most of them wouldn't have been
    >working anyhow.


    That is true, but for the vast majority of us, it was a paid holiday.

    Dave
     
  12. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:42:53 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >What crap?


    July 5th is considered to be the observed Federal holiday for the 4th
    this year. Banks and the Post Office were not open today.

    >July 5th is not a holiday. EVERYTHING would be open if July 4th
    >fell on a weekday, and as it is, only banks and government agencies
    >are taking the day off across the board. Some private businesses are
    >closed; many are open.


    Many retailers are open, but a number of businesses are closed.

    >The only reason people are getting time off today is because they didn't
    >get to get the 4th off because it was a day most of them wouldn't have been
    >working anyhow.


    That is true, but for the vast majority of us, it was a paid holiday.

    Dave
     
  13. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:42:53 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >What crap?


    July 5th is considered to be the observed Federal holiday for the 4th
    this year. Banks and the Post Office were not open today.

    >July 5th is not a holiday. EVERYTHING would be open if July 4th
    >fell on a weekday, and as it is, only banks and government agencies
    >are taking the day off across the board. Some private businesses are
    >closed; many are open.


    Many retailers are open, but a number of businesses are closed.

    >The only reason people are getting time off today is because they didn't
    >get to get the 4th off because it was a day most of them wouldn't have been
    >working anyhow.


    That is true, but for the vast majority of us, it was a paid holiday.

    Dave
     
  14. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:42:53 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >What crap?


    July 5th is considered to be the observed Federal holiday for the 4th
    this year. Banks and the Post Office were not open today.

    >July 5th is not a holiday. EVERYTHING would be open if July 4th
    >fell on a weekday, and as it is, only banks and government agencies
    >are taking the day off across the board. Some private businesses are
    >closed; many are open.


    Many retailers are open, but a number of businesses are closed.

    >The only reason people are getting time off today is because they didn't
    >get to get the 4th off because it was a day most of them wouldn't have been
    >working anyhow.


    That is true, but for the vast majority of us, it was a paid holiday.

    Dave
     
  15. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:42:53 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >What crap?


    July 5th is considered to be the observed Federal holiday for the 4th
    this year. Banks and the Post Office were not open today.

    >July 5th is not a holiday. EVERYTHING would be open if July 4th
    >fell on a weekday, and as it is, only banks and government agencies
    >are taking the day off across the board. Some private businesses are
    >closed; many are open.


    Many retailers are open, but a number of businesses are closed.

    >The only reason people are getting time off today is because they didn't
    >get to get the 4th off because it was a day most of them wouldn't have been
    >working anyhow.


    That is true, but for the vast majority of us, it was a paid holiday.

    Dave
     
  16. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:42:53 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >What crap?


    July 5th is considered to be the observed Federal holiday for the 4th
    this year. Banks and the Post Office were not open today.

    >July 5th is not a holiday. EVERYTHING would be open if July 4th
    >fell on a weekday, and as it is, only banks and government agencies
    >are taking the day off across the board. Some private businesses are
    >closed; many are open.


    Many retailers are open, but a number of businesses are closed.

    >The only reason people are getting time off today is because they didn't
    >get to get the 4th off because it was a day most of them wouldn't have been
    >working anyhow.


    That is true, but for the vast majority of us, it was a paid holiday.

    Dave
     
  17. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:42:53 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >What crap?


    July 5th is considered to be the observed Federal holiday for the 4th
    this year. Banks and the Post Office were not open today.

    >July 5th is not a holiday. EVERYTHING would be open if July 4th
    >fell on a weekday, and as it is, only banks and government agencies
    >are taking the day off across the board. Some private businesses are
    >closed; many are open.


    Many retailers are open, but a number of businesses are closed.

    >The only reason people are getting time off today is because they didn't
    >get to get the 4th off because it was a day most of them wouldn't have been
    >working anyhow.


    That is true, but for the vast majority of us, it was a paid holiday.

    Dave
     
  18. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:42:53 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >What crap?


    July 5th is considered to be the observed Federal holiday for the 4th
    this year. Banks and the Post Office were not open today.

    >July 5th is not a holiday. EVERYTHING would be open if July 4th
    >fell on a weekday, and as it is, only banks and government agencies
    >are taking the day off across the board. Some private businesses are
    >closed; many are open.


    Many retailers are open, but a number of businesses are closed.

    >The only reason people are getting time off today is because they didn't
    >get to get the 4th off because it was a day most of them wouldn't have been
    >working anyhow.


    That is true, but for the vast majority of us, it was a paid holiday.

    Dave
     
  19. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:42:53 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >What crap?


    July 5th is considered to be the observed Federal holiday for the 4th
    this year. Banks and the Post Office were not open today.

    >July 5th is not a holiday. EVERYTHING would be open if July 4th
    >fell on a weekday, and as it is, only banks and government agencies
    >are taking the day off across the board. Some private businesses are
    >closed; many are open.


    Many retailers are open, but a number of businesses are closed.

    >The only reason people are getting time off today is because they didn't
    >get to get the 4th off because it was a day most of them wouldn't have been
    >working anyhow.


    That is true, but for the vast majority of us, it was a paid holiday.

    Dave
     
  20. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:42:53 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >What crap?


    July 5th is considered to be the observed Federal holiday for the 4th
    this year. Banks and the Post Office were not open today.

    >July 5th is not a holiday. EVERYTHING would be open if July 4th
    >fell on a weekday, and as it is, only banks and government agencies
    >are taking the day off across the board. Some private businesses are
    >closed; many are open.


    Many retailers are open, but a number of businesses are closed.

    >The only reason people are getting time off today is because they didn't
    >get to get the 4th off because it was a day most of them wouldn't have been
    >working anyhow.


    That is true, but for the vast majority of us, it was a paid holiday.

    Dave
     

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