I went to this one CD store a couple of days ago looking
for the "Nightmare Before Christmas" soundtrack
cause the little one likes the songs a lot. Was served
by this kid who's probably 20+ years old - like really
early 20s or very late teens.
asked him:" Do you have the soundtrack to "Nightmare
stares at me blankly.
repeat my question.
the blank stare.
he starts thumbing through the section under "N"
and then asks me:
say "Nightmare Before Christmas"
repeats: "Which one? There are a few right? Which
number are you looking for?"
There was only one! The Nightmare Before Christmas!
By Tim Burton? You know? Who brought us Corpse Bride
stares at me and then asks:
on Elm Street right?"
do you respond to something like that? Am I really that
old? That far removed? Has Society moved on without
me? Or do sales staff generally not be required to have
product knowledge anymore?