After trying for hours to get a cat down from a light pole, neighbors were relieved to see Maurice German the Verizon employee using a cherry picker on a nearby street. They asked him to help and he obliged. After seeing the heartwarming story on the news, Verizon suspended him, but the story doesn’t stop there.
A Hero In Plain Clothes
Princess Momma the cat was in a very uncomfortable situation. She had been perched atop a tall, narrow pole for almost 12 hours trying to get her down, but nothing worked. A group of neighbors had even tried calling animal control and the fire department, but it was all to no avail.
— Steve Lindsay CBS (@SteveLindsayCBS) March 17, 2019
When they noticed Maurice German and his team of Verizon employees on a nearby street with a cherry picker, they asked him to help. One of them documented everything on Facebook and it even ended up on the news. That’s when Verizon suspended Maurice.
Why He Was Suspended
Although it may seem that way, it should be noted that Verizon isn’t (completely) the big bad wolf. A company spokesperson said no one at Verizon takes any “joy” from suspending Mr. German.
However, German’s actions presented a serious safety issue. The cherry picker equipment was not safe to use on that particular street. Things could have easily ended tragically for Maurice, his colleagues, Princess Momma, or any of the bystanders.
Community Helps The Hero
Although Maurice German has been suspended from Verizon, he still has a job. He also has more than that! The community rallied around German by setting up a Go Fund Me for him. In less than a month, the $2,400 goal was exceeded by almost $1,000.
Maurice stuck his neck out for Princess Momma, and his community stuck their necks out for him. Although the public outcry didn’t result in his suspension being rescinded, he will not suffer financially during the suspension. Sometimes, good deeds do go unpunished.
Be Careful, These Fashion Trends Might Be Making You Look Much Older
No matter what the fashion magazines are saying is in style, it is never on trend to look older. But unfortunately, even some of the latest styles are making people appear to be much older than their age. So which of these outfit blunders have you been committing? To avoid the fashion faux pas and appear youthful and hip to the times, here are some styles that ought to be avoided.
Los hábitos de compra que alguna vez fueron populares y que la mayoría de los millennials se niegan a comprar
No hay debate al respecto, los tiempos están cambiando. Y con los tiempos cambiantes vienen las demandas cambiantes de algunos de los productos que solían considerarse esenciales. Para los millennials, el grupo de edad nacido entre 1981-1996, algunos de los productos sin los que Estados Unidos solía no poder vivir ahora se están abandonando por completo. Desde electrodomésticos hasta productos alimenticios populares, sigue leyendo para ver algunos de los efectos sorprendentes de los hábitos de compra de los millennials.
Tenga cuidado, estas tendencias de moda pueden hacer que parezca mucho más viejo
No importa lo que digan las revistas de moda que están de moda, nunca está de moda parecer mayor. Pero, desafortunadamente, incluso algunos de los últimos estilos hacen que las personas parezcan mucho mayores que su edad. Entonces, ¿cuál de estos errores de atuendo has estado cometiendo? Para evitar el paso en falso de la moda y parecer juvenil y moderno para la época, aquí hay algunos estilos que deben evitarse.