How Companies Trick You Into Buying Stuff

We all know that companies want you to buy their stuff, even if you don’t need it.  We have learned to mistrust them, which is why corporations have changed their standards and become more ethical in their advertising, in order to adapt to the integrity that customers demand. Just kidding, they know you don’t want to buy their stuff, so they have to fool you into buying it by mistake. Here are a few examples. 1. Offering “Free” subscriptions that you have to pay later. This one is popular among online services. For example, you are offered a “free” package that includes access to certain video game...

Sailor Freddy Mercur...

    Fighting evil by moonlight, Taking the subway by daylight. Never running from a real jam. He is Freddy Mercury Moon!   See our previous...

Love Stinks Sep13

Love Stinks

Love stinks. It smells like pee. At least it did that summer evening when my friend was riding the subway under the streets of Mexico City where nearly twenty-nine million people scurried overhead. He’d been alone in his seat for some time when a wall-eyed young man, as torn and disordered as yesterday’s newspaper, wandered down the aisle. They glanced at each other and my offered the apparently homeless man a smile. That was invitation enough. The raggedy man swung into the seat next to my friend and began an animated conversation in a language so garbled that not a word could be understood. It was obvious he had a disability and perhaps...

The Best Way to Stud...

I would have preferred this over getting grounded for bad grades. See our previous meme.

Why Can’t I Go to the Park Anymore?

Some dogs just can’t catch a break.

Five Simple and Harmless Pranks You Can Pull Any Time of the Year Sep10

Five Simple and Harmless Pranks You Can Pull Any T...

You don’t have to wait for April Fools Day to play a prank on your friends. Here are five simple and harmless pranks you can pull on friends or co-workers at any time, just to get a kick out of it. 1. The fake screenshot When your friend leaves his computer alone for a while, go and take a screenshot of his desktop. Then set it up as the wallpaper and hide the icons. 2. Magical confetti In your office, take the “confetti” that is left over by the hole punching machine, and put it in a friend’s fan. It works better if the fan is white. 3. Calling all the animals Leave a message at some co-worker’s desk, saying...

4 Myths some People Believe about the Internet

Many people use the internet  for entertainment, communication, and to keep informed about the news. Others use it to watch pictures and videos of cats. Some of us, use it to earn our living. The Internet is perhaps the most innovative factor in modern life today. However, there are some people who believe some things about the Internet that are just not true. Most of these people are not very computer savvy, but not all. 1. You can create something viral at will I have had clients who come to me and ask me to create a meme, image, or video that goes viral in order to attract attention to their business. Sadly, it doesn’t work that...