7-11 Near Magnus Park, Seattle 98115: Shortchanged? Robbed? Insulted?

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stealing from customers at 7 11 Sand Point

I would like this to serve as an open letter of complaint, directed at the 7-11 store, located in Seattle’s Sand Point neighborhood, across from Magnus Park (98115).  I would also like it to serve as a call to action – only we, the people, can put an end to this disgusting example of monopoly tactics and mob mentality, packaged … Read More

jenniferlreimer7-11 Near Magnus Park, Seattle 98115: Shortchanged? Robbed? Insulted?

Simon Fraser University Criminology Department, Robert Gordon Falsifies…

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Simon Fraser Department of Criminology Falsifies Student Records Dr. Robert Gordon

After I left the ivory tower, Simon Fraser University in Burnaby, BC – falsely and illegally charged with “fabricating data” by the Chair of Criminology, Dr. Robert Gordon, oft-quoted in the Vancouver Sun, initiated by a fellow student who violated a bail bond by speaking of me and appearing at my place of education and/or work (police pressed charges against him … Read More

jenniferlreimerSimon Fraser University Criminology Department, Robert Gordon Falsifies…

Insurance Companies Are Taking Advantage of the Disabled and Critically Ill

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sue insurance company

The following article was inspired by this letter, which does not make sense, but will make slightly more sense after reading about how I ended up receiving this offensive document from Cumis Insurance “disability claims examiner”, Teena O’Keefe: When I was no longer able to work because of endometriosis, before the hysterectomy that followed two years later, I immediately called … Read More

jenniferlreimerInsurance Companies Are Taking Advantage of the Disabled and Critically Ill

Rogers Wireless (is Evil), Wicca (is Not), and Invincibility

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Hi Aunt R., Rogers Wireless is direct debiting money from my account after sending me letters stating that I owe them in excess of $1000 for walking away from my contract.  I have, of course, called them and launched a formal complaint, however, I was not able to get anywhere with them re: more immediate refund.  Since the last conversations … Read More

jenniferlreimerRogers Wireless (is Evil), Wicca (is Not), and Invincibility

An Open Letter to Balmoral Hall School for Girls

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Greetings, I don’t know if you remember who I am – I no longer receive a copy of your magazine The Portal or any other materials for alumnai, except for quarterly requests for donations to your educational institution, grades junior kindergarten through twelve.  It seems a little bizzare that you’ve managed to find me at various addresses during eight years … Read More

jenniferlreimerAn Open Letter to Balmoral Hall School for Girls

An Open Letter to Winnipeg Transit

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Oh, so wrong, so very, very wrong

Winnipeg transit, thou art truly insane. I do not know exactly how your services, pricing, ad campaigns, drivers’ behaviour, shacks, and other signage – to name the first things that come to mind – have become truly incomprehensible.  After a two year absence from the city, and soon to depart again, Winnipeg Transit, you seem to be the only thing … Read More

jenniferlreimerAn Open Letter to Winnipeg Transit

Cake Imagery, Vancouver, B.C.: An Open Letter

jenniferlreimerEast Van, Scars' Letters of Complaint

We had many conversations about the cruelty of destroying someone’s art, no matter how upset you were/are with them…this was ground you were not to tread upon…it was blasphemy… …but hypocrisy turned out to be the primary colour of her art.  It is official!   “Artist” and owner of the Vancouver-based photo retouching business, “Cake Imagery” (yes, she is one of those … Read More

jenniferlreimerCake Imagery, Vancouver, B.C.: An Open Letter

Letter to a Jane; IntenseDebate Screenname “whispers” (Letter of Complaint #9)

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This is the letter I sent the woman on Iwannapukebook (“Facebook”, “crackbook”, “FarceBook”, “___book”  ) who reposted my “Boy, your boots can leave a mess” post, along with the brilliant statement, “some people don’t know how to take opposing opinions…”. Please comment,  as I really just want to know why women are behaving this way!  It terrifies me, it makes … Read More

jenniferlreimerLetter to a Jane; IntenseDebate Screenname “whispers” (Letter of Complaint #9)

“Letters of Complaint: The Art of Getting What You Deserve as a Human Being” – Letter #8 (Dear Mr. Alan Shoemaker…)

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Quite some time has passed since I’ve had to write a full-on letter of complaint to some bureaucratic entity that has screwed me over.  In this case, I am responding to a group of individuals who composed a fake e-mail trying to discredit my ethnography, “Fear and Loathing in Iquitos”.  However, let’s play along with their little game and pretend … Read More

jenniferlreimer“Letters of Complaint: The Art of Getting What You Deserve as a Human Being” – Letter #8 (Dear Mr. Alan Shoemaker…)

GREY Rape is what they are calling it …Letter of Complaint #7 – Dear Sir, Why are women accused of lying when they are raped? Or are blamed for the event?

jenniferlreimerFeminism and Madness, Mad Music, Mad Society, Other Survivors, Scars' Letters of Complaint

Rape_by_Flickan

A letter of complaint for me!  How lovely… this guy used to get me blackout drunk when I was 19…he was about 40.  I didn’t know that we had been intimate together until he informed me.  Anyhow, years later, I am 24 and living in Vancouver, and he contacted me because he was going to be coming my way, and … Read More

jenniferlreimerGREY Rape is what they are calling it …Letter of Complaint #7 – Dear Sir, Why are women accused of lying when they are raped? Or are blamed for the event?

In lieu of a letter of complaint – a general notice to the City of Vancouver

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Thank-you, City of Vancouver, for filling my arms with the first flowers of spring, which I will continue to pick from “city property” (i.e. public space) until you let my community have a community garden.  I think the neighbourhood has been asking for one for at least thirty years, but instead you have installed roundabouts, making streets take up more … Read More

jenniferlreimerIn lieu of a letter of complaint – a general notice to the City of Vancouver

“Letters of Complaint: The Art of Getting What You Deserve as a Human Being” – Letter #6

jenniferlreimerEast Van, Scars' Letters of Complaint

First, what I was complaining about! Attention:  _____ _____ (me) As per our conversation of earlier tonight, November 4, 2009,  this is written notice that the landlord, _____ ________, will require to enter the suite on a daily basis in order to repair the wall behind the washer and dryer and the wall in the washroom which are both covered … Read More

jenniferlreimer“Letters of Complaint: The Art of Getting What You Deserve as a Human Being” – Letter #6

“Letters of Complaint: The Art of Getting What You Deserve as a Human Being” – Letter #5

jenniferlreimerEast Van, Scars' Letters of Complaint

This one did not work out in my favour…but it proved a point, and revealed much about the personalities of two interior decorators that live just off Commercial Drive…maybe you know of them! Hello “neighbours”, The Vancouver Police were very unimpressed last night that you called in a noise complaint.  They expected to arrive at an out of control party … Read More

jenniferlreimer“Letters of Complaint: The Art of Getting What You Deserve as a Human Being” – Letter #5

“Letters of Complaint: The Art of Getting What You Deserve as a Human Being” – Letter #4

jenniferlreimerPsychiatrists, Scars' Letters of Complaint

Perhaps my all-time favourite, written to the director of health services at my University’s “health clinic”… Dear _______ ______, Subject: Formal Complaint (re: Dr. Basson) and Appeal of Fine I am writing this letter to bring to your attention the unprofessional, condescending, and outright disturbing psychiatric treatment I was subject to under the care of the psychiatrist employed by __________’s … Read More

jenniferlreimer“Letters of Complaint: The Art of Getting What You Deserve as a Human Being” – Letter #4

“Letters of Complaint: The Art of Getting What You Deserve as a Human Being” – Letter #3

jenniferlreimerScars' Letters of Complaint

Aeroplan Number: ___ ___ ___ September 22, 2008 Aeroplan Centre P.O. Box 7737 Station Terminal Vancouver, BC V6B5W9 Dear Sir or Madam: I am writing this letter after recently realizing that my Aeroplan points have been erased.  I am requesting that they be reinstated, as a medical condition has prevented me from traveling over the past several years, causing my … Read More

jenniferlreimer“Letters of Complaint: The Art of Getting What You Deserve as a Human Being” – Letter #3