Exposing Stupidity Around The World...
I was recently on the way to work stopped off to grab a quick bottle of
orange juice to drink on the long drive in. I wasn't too choosy and
grabbed some Tropicana 100% Juice orange juice. After I was on my way I
opened the juice and it didn't taste so good, kind of awful as a matter
of fact. Figuring I was just out a couple bucks I closed the bottle and
carried it with me so I could contact Tropicana and let them know about
the bad bottle and possibly batch.
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Reason #10 - Most Of Your Accomplishments Are Invisible
The computer guy never hears anyone tell him, “I just want to let you know … everything is working fine!”
The reality is that people call the computer guy when something is wrong.
In a total marketing ploy of mathematical madness KFC and Taco Bell announce a switch in oil that yields "0 grams" of trans fat in most of their foods. Sounds great right? Uhhhh yeah.....
How about I take 30% of your pay? No? Not up for that? Ok, well then you probably wont like that some of the very foods they are carefully proclaiming as having "0 grams" of trans fat actually contain
Ahh here we go again. First we have online guys threatening their teenage girlfriends and pressuring them into nude photos. Yeaaaah... Riiiiight....
Then we have the whole Kathy got threatened and rush crybaby scared out of the real world......
Now sexual threats, wow, Key of Fury frighten me on a regular basis too......
Gotta love this. Big Food wants to modernize regulations so they can change how they make fod under certain labeling like use vegetable oil to make Chocolate! WTF? Are we really that stupid?
Good business practice tells us what is good for our customer is good for our bottom line. Sensing the winds of change, and a growing backlash against medical professionals who take
bribes err incentives for prescribing certain drugs to suckers errr patients some doctors are proposing a radical change.
Honesty! They want to provide "uncensored scholarly material in the hands of doctors and anyone interested in health, with no financial or political strings attached"
My wife and I shop at Publix, a lot! We happen to like the store and unlike WalMart they treat you like a human not just a change purse. We have had issues with the ATM outside the store, we use it because there is no fee for my bank when we do. In the past its had a lot of issues but recently its gotten very bad. So I took time to write Publix at their website. Here is the majority of what I wrote.
If you're like me then you have probably heard the suggestion that you keep a mortgage in your life for the tax write off. In some cases people are even advised to increase their mortgage rather than pay it off to save more. It may sound like good advice, but its NOT. Here is why
Well thank goodness someone has finally taken the time to prove that SiteKey, PassMark or whatever you want to call the new stupid challenge systems financial intuitions are using are NOT SECURE.
I've been catching up on some of my podcast listening and was working while listning to Windows Weekly with Paul Thurrott and Leo Laporte episode #18.At a little more than 15 mins into the podcast Leo mentions a WSJ article about Linux on the desktop and it being back. Paul immediately starts to slam Linux. I cant believe the ignorance with which he goes on stating that Linux is not innovating but simply playing catch up. I understand Paul may tie his livelihood to Windows however thats a very narrow mindset.