Huevos Rancheros: Lincoln

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Randomly found this place in Pasadena doing a search for HR’s. It sounded promising even tho I figured it was gonna be one of those obnoxious foodie type places where people like to hang out and pretend to be on stage. But maybe I’d get lucky with a good dish like over at Huckleberry. No lines in any case, fuck it, let’s park and see.

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Huevos Rancheros: The Highland Cafe

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I guess its time to check out this place in HLP. I didn’t really want to come here but when I found out they had HR’s I felt obligated. It’s probably gonna be one of those places where the newbies like to hang out to be seen, for a cup of what they call “community.” Ugh, here goes.

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Huevos Rancheros: Chico’s

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I thought I had done an HR review of this place, a long time ago. Google sez no. I find it strange mostly because I was a frequent visitor to this spot in HLP for many years and I could have sworn I had reviewed them there Huevos Rancheros. But no, I had not. I stopped eating here a long time ago due to, uh, issues. The food was never great, always just acceptable. And then it got worse, like they lost their old cook and hired someone without olfactory senses. The food went from okay to really crappy. And then one of my friends found one of those Combat roach bait discs in the bottom of his glass of water as he was drinking it. Ugh, I wish I was kidding. A decade later, someone suggests it got better again. Time to check in on an old acquaintance.

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¬°Cuando Vengas!

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¬°Cuando Vengas!
A la case de DIOS
Desconectate del
Celular
Y de Facebook
Y
Conectate
Al CORAZON
De DIOS

I guess most people would rather be on Facebook cuz the church by the pet store was quite empty on Easter Sunday. Good.

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Hey lady, get back to the word and stop looking at the doorway!

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Drive-by Karaoke

It’s always good to roll down your windows to hear some of the nice sounds of Lincoln Heights. I guess this is another karaoke option?

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“Uhh, I Don’t Know”

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And with that timeless line our hero slacker begins his job interview. The rest of this song is even better. I had to share it as it’s hard to find now, even though it used to be online. Yeah, it’s old. Maybe new to you. Still speaks to me, haha!

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Sleepin’, drinkin’, smokin’ and tokin’.
Lurkin’, overtin’, not workin’… Grrr!

Gettin’ fired from my job
Seems unavoidable.
The robot race
Is unemployable.
If I’m not late
You know I’m absent.
I’m the poster boy
For sexual harassment.

My only food
From W. I. C..
I got two jobs
And I lost three.
The job market’s hard,
That’s easy to say.
I can’t even spell
401(k).

Sleepin’, drinkin’, smokin’ and tokin’.
Lurkin’, overtin’, not workin’… Grrr!

Never came home from my
Paid vacation to Saturn.
Past out halfway through
My interview at the tavern.
Now I’m back on the streets
Without a cent to my name.
All bum fightin’ got me
Was a dent in my brain.
Spend my life drinkin’ alcohol
And smokin’ the dank.
Took my job placement test
And it came out blank.
Had my baby piss
For my third drug test.
When it came back positive
I got depressed.

Now I’m lookin’ for a job
That I think would be easy.
Thinkin’ fast food
But I’m too damn lazy.
Construction be cool
Holdin’ that sign,
Where I find myself
The unemployment line.
Food stamps, welfare:
How I earn my keep.
Gettin’ drunk all day
And still can eat.
Y’all’s got jobs-
Your life’s destroyed.
I’ll be permanently
Unemployed.

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