Submissions Tagged 'dinner'

It was 20 years ago. We were working the day shift out of Homicide downtown....Oops!

It was 20 years ago. I was working the night shift at a convention center in Texas, in charge of dinner for 2,000 7-Eleven employees at their annual rah-rah Christmas party. Guest speaker: Jerry Lewis. The banquet was set up with a stage on the west end of the room. There were any number of ways Jerry Lewis could take the stage, so imagine my surprise when I walked out a kitchen door and saw coming my way the man himself, fatter than in Read more

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