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Entries from July 2008

Google: Chili’ “may harm your computer”

July 27th, 2008 · 1 Comment

If you know me, you know that I love Chili’s buffalo chicken salads. I was in the middle of installing two brand new terabyte hard drives in my PC when my hunger instructed me to purchase one tonight. I really wanted to finish up everything with the new hard drives, so I figured I could […]

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Tags: Business · Computers · Spam and Telemarketing · Technology

Dunkin Donuts Bases Loaded free instant win code

July 4th, 2008 · 13 Comments

File this one under “no purchase necessary”. Dunkin Donuts recently started their “Bases Loaded” promotion in some markets. Customers are invited to come in, buy an iced coffee (or some other products), and receive a peel-off instant win game piece that will either reveal a prize instantly, or reveal a code that can be entered […]

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Tags: Skippy Stuff

Justice by Net Worth

July 2nd, 2008 · No Comments

The United States Declaration of Independence proclaims that all men are created equal, but in practice, no two people are treated equally by law.  In fact, one is not even expected to understand how to apply the law themselves, instead they are expected to hire a lawyer to navigate the complexities and subtleties of the […]

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Tags: Police, Law, & Justice