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The Joy of Renting a Car

Last Updated on Monday, 22 February 2010 21:48

Two vandalised and burnt out cars on a street in rome The joy of renting a car

 

Is there any other collection of companies out there quite as devious at getting maximum dollar out of unsuspecting consumers?


Think about it. You reserve a car for the ridiculously low rate of $29.95 per day. Whether you reserve over the phone or on the Internet, when you sign off, you are king (or queen) of the world. You have truly taken these guys to task. Ripped them off. Negotiated a deal that will surely cause a dip in their stock, maybe even put them out of business.

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The Man-Chair

Last Updated on Thursday, 04 February 2010 21:31

It is the most valuable piece of real estate in the shopping mall.

We long for it.

We covet it.

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THE Place for singles to meet

Last Updated on Thursday, 04 February 2010 21:53

Hands down - this is the best place for singles to meet

Forget singles bars. Dump the Laundromat. And don't even think about one of those online dating services. This is the place to meet your mate.

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Killing people in Second Cup

Last Updated on Thursday, 04 February 2010 21:53

I can't even guess at how many people I've killed at the Second Cup coffee shop. It's a lot. Quick guess, maybe a hundred.

In my books, or course.

That's where I write. Sitting at the high tables in the back because the little tables have a lip on their base that if you stand on it, your coffee is everywhere. Who would design something like that? It's a coffee shop. Full cups of steaming hot five dollar coffee are the norm. Don't put tables in that tip.

 

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