Strange things also happen on our street.
1. Yesterday, a kid was standing outside our dining room window, talking to our cat. 10 minutes after that, a woman was standing outside our dining room window, blowing kisses to another cat. Sometimes it feels like we're living in a pet store here.
2. I went into a hardware/housewares store just up the street. Immediately after I stepped in the door, a man with an African-sounding accent said to me: "I don't understand why these microwaves are more expensive than Wal Mart." I said "well, I'm sorry to hear that..."