My teen-age son, Chad, and nine of his friends came home one night with newly pierced ears. When his grandmother heard about it, she asked him why he did it.”Peer pressure, "Chad told her." You should be a leader instead of a follower,” Grandma said. "I was," he replied. "It was my idea.”
A woman came into our bank to get a check cashed, but she didn't have an account with us. When I asked her for some identification, she showed me several charge cards, her Social Security card and a library card. I told her we needed a driver's license, but she didn't have one. "Don't you have something with your picture on it?" I asked. "Oh, sure," she said as she flipped a family photo in her wallet. "That's me in the back row. "
A motorist got caught in one of those new radar traps. He had been driving home one night when the automatic camera identified his car as exceeding the speed limit, Soon after, he received a ticket in the mail, plus a picture of this vehicle with the date and speed recorded on it. Duly impressed, he sent back the ticket, along with a photo of a $100 bill to pay the fine.