Business

Fatty Water

By at 10 December, 2008, 12:00 am

I recently went to the movie theater and this signage caught my attention. I wasn’t aware that water had calories. And someone please tell me why the small bottle has up to five but the large has zero.

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McDonald’s Marketing: What are you thinking?

By at 5 December, 2008, 5:10 pm

People are abuzz over the new McDonald’s commercial featured below. [youtube 0Rb7qt7xkj0 nolink] Some are crying racism over the washed up R&B artist singing to his girl, trying to get her to share the chicken nuggets. Not being a fan of McDonald’s won’t get me to label it racism. I’d prefer to label it “garbage.” […]

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Misadventures while Christmas Shopping

By at 24 December, 2007, 7:38 pm

I am constantly amazed how much truth is more interesting and bizarre than fiction. So I happen to be Christmas shopping yesterday and I stopped at Penn Station (34th Street) at approximately¬†5pm to grab a bite to eat. Now, like any other major transportation hub, this one was alive and crammed with people itching to […]

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Eeeny Meeny Miney Mo… The Credit Card Wars

By at 17 November, 2007, 2:00 am

American Express, MasterCard – which one to pick? Really all of it makes my head hurt. So in a rare moment of weakness (I’m sorry, I was tired and I couldn’t fight off the pop-ups any more) I checked out a “helpful” credit card comparison site. Okay, in the name of being “helpful” this site […]

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The Day Was Over Before It Started (Or So I Thought)

By at 4 April, 2007, 2:06 pm

When I woke up this morning, I just knew I was going to get a lot done. I had the energy to make things happen. I even thought I’d be able to get a few things done on my blog. But the IT department had another plan. A sign adorned the door of the office, […]

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The Ups and Downs of JetBlue

By at 19 March, 2007, 9:00 am

One again, Mother Nature strikes again. All of those poor saps that were trying to beat the snow, train, snain or any other nasty combination that seems to enjoy hitting the east coast around the holidays has struck again. I unfortunately fell victim to the first storm on Valentine’s Day were I was supposed to […]

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The Ultimate Hustle – Religion Misunderstood

By at 12 March, 2007, 9:00 am

I’ve never been one for organized religion, so when ever I’m may be trapped in a subway car with one of those folks who seem to be touched by the spirit, I politely turn the volume on my mp3 player way up and contemplate how many times can one damn a subway car to hell […]

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