Archive for the 'Consumerism' Category

Paying For Your Paycheck: Companies Using Prepaid Cards That Charge Fees to Pay Hourly Employees

• July 3, 2013 • Comments Off on Paying For Your Paycheck: Companies Using Prepaid Cards That Charge Fees to Pay Hourly Employees

Kevin Clash: Making Sense of a Tragedy

• November 24, 2012 • Comments Off on Kevin Clash: Making Sense of a Tragedy

Those Pictures from Facebook: Going Wild from Obamacare

• July 1, 2012 • 4 Comments

Those Jennifer Hudson, Charles Barkley, and Janet Jackson Weight-Loss Commercials

• January 8, 2012 • Comments Off on Those Jennifer Hudson, Charles Barkley, and Janet Jackson Weight-Loss Commercials

That Kohl’s “Gotta Go to Kohl’s on Black Friday” Commercial

• November 22, 2011 • Comments Off on That Kohl’s “Gotta Go to Kohl’s on Black Friday” Commercial

How Buddhism Changed This Young Black Brother’s Life

• November 21, 2011 • Comments Off on How Buddhism Changed This Young Black Brother’s Life

UPDATE: Heavy D’s Funeral Friday, November 18, To Be Live-Streamed; Plus Autopsy Results Prove Inconclusive and What Might Have Been

• November 18, 2011 • Comments Off on UPDATE: Heavy D’s Funeral Friday, November 18, To Be Live-Streamed; Plus Autopsy Results Prove Inconclusive and What Might Have Been

Those Packer Aaron Rodgers Associated Bank Commercials

• October 21, 2011 • Comments Off on Those Packer Aaron Rodgers Associated Bank Commercials

On The Dedication of The King Memorial in Washington, D.C.

• October 16, 2011 • Comments Off on On The Dedication of The King Memorial in Washington, D.C.

Jason Alexander Says Netflix Price Increase Was The Worst Thing to Happen to White People in “Funny or Die” Video

• July 29, 2011 • Comments Off on Jason Alexander Says Netflix Price Increase Was The Worst Thing to Happen to White People in “Funny or Die” Video

Tiger Woods Visits Jimmy Fallon

• March 18, 2011 • Comments Off on Tiger Woods Visits Jimmy Fallon

Atlanta Fox 5 I-Team Reporter Dale Russell Adds to Story About Bishop Long, Ephren Taylor and The Cheated Parishioners

• February 4, 2011 • 1 Comment

More Bishop Long Chicanery? Long Asks Ephren Taylor to Return Investment Money to Beleaguered Parishioners, But May Have “Forgotten” That He Took a Cut From Taylor’s Profits

• February 3, 2011 • Comments Off on More Bishop Long Chicanery? Long Asks Ephren Taylor to Return Investment Money to Beleaguered Parishioners, But May Have “Forgotten” That He Took a Cut From Taylor’s Profits

“Robbery” of Bishop Long’s Private Church Office Now Reappraised As a Hunt for Evidence Against Him; Sexual Abuse Investigation May Go Nationwide

• December 20, 2010 • 2 Comments

General Motors Thanks The American Public for Saving The Company

• November 25, 2010 • 1 Comment

Yesterday, Nine Years Ago

• September 12, 2010 • Comments Off on Yesterday, Nine Years Ago

Yesterday Was “Fighting Bob Fest” in Wisconsin

• September 12, 2010 • Comments Off on Yesterday Was “Fighting Bob Fest” in Wisconsin

The Eyewear Industry Is Robbing You Blind: Get Your Glasses Online

• September 11, 2010 • Comments Off on The Eyewear Industry Is Robbing You Blind: Get Your Glasses Online

Ten Store Chains Closing More Stores or Going Out of Business

• August 23, 2010 • 4 Comments

Dave Zirin: LeBron James Doesn’t Deserve the Hate

• July 14, 2010 • 1 Comment

Technical Difficulties: The Laptop is Done, But the Beat Goes On

• May 18, 2010 • Comments Off on Technical Difficulties: The Laptop is Done, But the Beat Goes On

Happy Mother’s Day (with The Intruders: “I’ll Always Love My Mama,” 1973)

• May 9, 2010 • Comments Off on Happy Mother’s Day (with The Intruders: “I’ll Always Love My Mama,” 1973)

That Pine Sol Sista: The “Intensity” Campaign is a Straight Up Winner

• May 7, 2010 • Comments Off on That Pine Sol Sista: The “Intensity” Campaign is a Straight Up Winner

The Slo-Mo Oil Sludge Will Make Landfall Friday; Another Louisiana-Gulf Coast Disaster in the Making?

• April 30, 2010 • 1 Comment

Those Swiffer “Who’s That Lady” Commercials

• April 26, 2010 • 1 Comment