Monthly Archives: September 2010

#0104: Electricity

Some things in life become so commonplace, we forget to give thanks to it. Take, for example, electricity.  Since Ben Franklin first got shell-shocked by a lighting bolt via a flying kite, humans have figured out how to make just … Continue reading

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#0103: Cell Phone GPS Applications (Suggested by Samantha)

Picture it: you’re in the middle of New York City, and have been asked to meet with someone at a Starbucks on (insert name of random street). Normally, you would look up the address on your computer via Google or … Continue reading

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#0102: Monthly Storage Spaces

Over the years, a person tends to accumulate a lot of stuff.  Some of this stuff continues to be used for years and years, while other things barely get touched or glanced at. Even when there are things around your … Continue reading

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#0101: When a Restaurant Gets Your Order Wrong

Waiters are human.  And, like all humans, they tend to make mistakes every once in a while. However, when they make a mistake, it usually results in your food order having something wrong with it.  Whether its receiving your order … Continue reading

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#0100: Warranties!

When I got my MAC last year, the Apple sales person asked if I wanted to purchase a 2-year warranty for it.  By getting the warranty, I’d be allowed to bring the computer in to get fixed FREE OF CHARGE … Continue reading

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#0099: Being Able to Use YouTube to Learn How to Do Just About ANYTHING

It used to be that if a person wanted to know how to do something, they either had to (a) go to a bookstore or library and research it, (b) ask someone else to show you how to do it, … Continue reading

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#0098: Coupons!

Coupons are one of the best money-saving ideas ever invented. There’s nothing like being able to go and buy your favorite kind of (insert name of product you like to buy on a regular basis) and get some kind of … Continue reading

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#0097: Models!

When you go into a clothing store or look inside a clothing catalog, there are usually hundreds of choices to choose from.  With all these choices available, how do you decide which outfit you should get? The obvious answer would … Continue reading

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#0096: Overtime Pay

The average workday here in the U.S. is 8 hours.  However, there are those days when 8 hours just isn’t enough time to get everything done at the job that’s necessary. When this happens, the boss will usually have to … Continue reading

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#0095: Being Able to Use Your Parents as a Reason For Not Doing Stuff You (Secretly) Don’t Wanna Do

Teens face all kinds of peer pressure.  They have people around them that try to get them to do dumb/risky stuff all the time (smoke, drink, drugs, eating a whole jar of mayonnaise) and, since they so desperately want to … Continue reading

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