Sometimes, the future seems so far away. Twenty five years ago, we all assumed that we'd be jetting around flying cars and being taken care of by robot maids, like the Jetsons. Alas,...
Getting Motivated by Shia LaBeouf
Shia Labeouf Motivated - Whatever it is, he tells you to follow your dreams and "do it" Shia Labeouf Motivated is a great video in that it is both funny and enlightening My husband showed me this...

How to Sell an Invisible Pen

A new fad, when interviewing candidates for a potential job, is to ask them ridiculous questions in an effort to figure out how they think. For tough or oddball interview questions, it’s not always...
Did you know that some companies have symbols hidden inside their logos? Goodwill Goodwill’s logo is a stylized letter “g” that doubles as a smiling face. FedEx Negative space between the letters “E” and “X” creates an...

Google in 1960

If it was the 1960s and I started Google, it would work something like this: 1. I'd advertise in the back of Popular Science magazine. 2. Users would send in a self addressed, stamped envelope. 3....
Times change, and what enticed customers to buy yesterday is almost ridiculously offensive today.

Funny: The Lemonade Stand

A young boy is sitting behind a lemonade stand. A man is a tie is standing in front of the stand with his hands in his pockets. Kid: "Hey mister, can I he-" Man: "REALLY....

Bad Product Names

We will buy many products in our lifetime. Many times packaging, marketing and advertising will make a difference in which brand we choose to purchase. However, even before a product is manufactured, wrapped up and shipped...
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Know a person at work that would be perfect for The Heinz Ketchup Award for always making others wait? How about "The Human Vulture Award For Eating Anything Found Lying Around" for the person always stealing...
Share this with your significant other, boss or mom, and show them that your desk really isn't that bad.
Smell Fast Food Little Drooling Bear Food Watery Coffee Herpes Pizza Smart Noshery Makes You Slobber OK Chinese Food Wet New Modern Age Dining Room Meat Patty Explode the Stomach Restoran Fatso Come & Wait...
Rocket Mail, 1931 Before "rocketmail" was the name of a short-lived free e-mail service in the late '90s, it was an idea propounded by German inventor Professor Oberth, who thought it was a good idea to...
  The problem: You put out your garbage cans, the wind knocks them over, the lid pops off and everything that was once inside is now blowing down the street. Then someone drives over the lid and...
Before Dr. Seuss was a children’s book author he was Theodor Seuss Geisel, advertising illustrator. His early advertising work features his characteristic drawings and some early versions of his characters, too, including The Cat in...

Creepiest Halloween Candy

J.C.Reid over at The Houston Press food blog has put together a list of the top five creepiest Halloween candies. 5. Spooky Nerds 4. Gummy Body Parts 3.Zit Poppers 2. Box Of Boogers 1. Scab-A-Roni What's your favorites? Have a fun and...
Sometimes finding a business to start requires that you turn conventional wisdom on it's head.
In which the classic childrens' book series, Busy Town, is brought into contemporary times.
Here's one from last Sunday's Close to Home. There's a long line in front of the women's restroom, and no waiting at all for the men's room. An enterprising business person has set up a...

More Wacky Inventions

Bar Sound Bubble What a bubbleheaded idea. A college student in Scotland came up with a solution for chatty pub patrons who can't hear their friends - the sound bubble. It's a clear plastic helmet that...