Top Posts Of The Week

Hewlett-Packard Crowned Head Of The Stupid Shipping Gang After Packing 32 Sheets Of Paper In 17 Boxes“A really big box, which they filled with sixteen smaller boxes, each containing two precious pieces of paper ensconced in a layer of protective foam.”

Debt Slavery: Why Are Americans So Willing To Dig Themselves Deep Into Debt?“Despite not having a down payment or any assets, Diane was given a $135,000 mortgage…Recently an envelope arrived offering a “pre-qualified” Salute Visa Gold card issued by Urban Bank Trust. “We think you deserve more credit!” it said in bold type.”

Worst Company In America Final Death Match: Comcast VS Countrywide Home Loans
“This one is for all the marbles and a beautiful lucky golden shit statue, suitable for display in the corporate headquarters of either Comcast or Countrywide (now Bank of America).”

Sorry, We Don’t Know Why Our Pump Is Overcharging You
“Matt filed a report with the New Jersey Office of Weights And Measures (which he forwarded to the Consumerist), and, independently, Sunoco contacted us to confirm the location of the gas station so that they can conduct their own investigation.”

7 Ways Your Public Library Can Help You During A Bad Economy“Reader MG is a fan of the site and a public librarian and has written a list of 7 ways that your library can help you during a bad economy. Libraries are an excellent resource and they’re pretty easy to use. Don’t worry if you’re not a big reader, there’s lots more stuff to do at the library besides just checking out books.”

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