Can Wal Mart’s Service Centers Rival Your Local Toyota Dealership?

Scarlett MadisonAutomotive and Transit, Miscellaneous, UberLeave a Comment

Walmart Service Center

Wal Mart has announced that they will ramp up their auto service centers for customers. From oil change, tire changes, general maintenance, safety and emergency and accessories, Wal Mart is offering a plethora of services for your car truck or SUV. This will make it more “affordable” for consumers, but how does it really compare to your local automotive dealership? … Read More

Tea calendar will make you want to be European

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The Tea Calendar

When brilliance in marketing meets traditional quality, something special comes forth. In this case, it’s the Hälssen & Lyon tea calendar. Before you ask, we’ll go ahead and declare that it’s not for sale. Yet. The company produced it through a painstaking manual process of producing 365 different types of tea “pages” that could be torn from the calendar, dropped … Read More

Uber: Don’t Call it a Taxi

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Uber Taxi

Raise your hand if you’ve had a negative experience with a cab driver. Okay, you can put your hands down now. We’ve all been there; erratic driving, streams of profanity directed at other drivers, incessant horn honking, and the cheerful interruptions from dispatch. Coupled with traffic, sleepiness from travel, and surly drivers, riding in a taxi can be a harrowing … Read More

The new ‘Mission Impossible’ trailer gives us hope

Chastity MansfieldMiscellaneous, Offbeat and Weird, UberLeave a Comment

Mission Impossible Rogue Nation

The Mission Impossible franchise was supposed to be awesome. The first installment was. Then, it went downhill quickly from there. The new trailer from the fifth installment gives us hope, mostly because Tom Cruise is front and center again. For those who watched the last installment, Ghost Protocol, you were probably disappointed to realize that Tom Cruise was probably getting … Read More