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Note that these stories are a month old almost--this is a repost from Reddit, as is a lot of content.
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Well, yes, because the only times I've used cursive at all have been when I was forced to learn it, and to sign my name. On top of that, it's very hard to read someone else's if it isn't similar enough to your own, and I've been told by the one group of people it's supposed to be preferred by for submissions (college professors) that they prefer non-cursive or typed whenever possible so they can actually read it.
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Another thing about stereotypes is that a lot of their persistence is via confirmation bias--you always notice the black guy getting fried chicken and watermelons because that's a stereotype, but you don't notice everyone else doing so because it's not. That being a rather idiotic stereotype in the first place because fried chicken is awesome, watermelon is awesome, and koolaid is awesome and anyone who disagrees is probably lying.
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Most of the high-traffic ones seem to have the time limits... Because if they don't, they end up with two high schoolers occupying a pair of four-seat tables for an hour while they wait for their friends who don't get out early to show up. During the lunch rush.
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Well, it makes sense. Just because the person likes rain doesn't mean the often *very* expensive camera does.
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Well technically they weren't lying.
Toggle Commented Apr 16, 2016 on Office with a View at Retail Hell Underground
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Unfortunately, that burger place is absolutely terrible. Yes, even for a mall food court.
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It's a modification to one of the older types of cart--different handles, and the seat instead of the shelf/back of the cart, but isn't a new type entirely.
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Only has the one visibly dead store; there are a few around here where one store is occupying 2-3 slots worth of fronts though they usually have a bigger sign.
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Not really a "you had one job"; most strip malls I've seen do this for a place that's closed so they don't have to replace the sign until something new moves in.
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I would assume that there either was an actual window there at some point, or it's to make the facade look more regular from a distance (not breaking the grid of windows for a room that doesn't have one).
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Makes sense if it's data entry or something similarly dull... only the ones with the mental fortitude to actually do the job are going to bother with the application in the first place.
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This is also completely ignoring that diet soda is pure poison for you. Yeah, the regular stuff isn't that healthy, but most of the artificial sweeteners in the diet are much, much worse.
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And yet, given how complicated the other packaging around it tends to be, it's extremely effective at drawing your eye to it.
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Second row is telling me that this was deliberately done, likely by a custy, and not a slip-up, and nobody's had time to clean up or noticed it yet. (Notice that the second row has the Hershey's logo on the upward side, and that it's on the lower side on the upside-down ones.)
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Box is open-ended; many of those buttons have an open box around them if they don't have a safety guard integrated into the button. Lock is just to make sure nobody pushes it and resets it quietly.
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Most McDonald's have those now; it's never really enforced outside of rush times, though, to stop people from getting one coffee and sitting on the wifi all day.
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Molly--they didn't take it from the pump, they took it directly out of the underground tank with their own hidden pump.
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*buys a pallet of this*
Toggle Commented Feb 27, 2012 on Product Name FAIL at Retail Hell Underground
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I... I want to buy this....
Toggle Commented Feb 27, 2012 on Packaging FAIL at Retail Hell Underground
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Feb 26, 2012