16 Times Fast Food Went Too Far In 2016

   These were sent into Buzzfeed (you know, the garbage, failing news site…) and I’m glad they published them.  Because Americans need to know that fast food restaurants are pulling out all the stops in an effort to keep their business.   They also seem to be motivated to keep the antacid drug makers in Read More…

19 WAYS TO SPOT A FAKE CHINESE RESTAURANT

  This is a great article from Thrillist.   Based on the 19 things below, I’ve probably never eaten in an authentic Chinese restaurant, because of all these look incredibly familiar.  So I guess the next question is, where do you actually find an authentic Chinese restaurant?  Chinatown?  Or do you have to literally go to China? Read More…

4 Retailers Sued (Again) Over Deceptive Pricing

  Only in California.  Four retailers have been sued due to deceptive advertising, namely posting a fake “regular price” to make their not-really-a-sale price look more attractive.   I remember years ago that the retailer I worked for got in trouble for this as well, because we were selling our Christmas cards at “50% OFF!” Read More…