Tag Archive for Markets In Everything

No Commissar Would Have Created This

Well, at least not a highlighter commissar.  (pic via) Why Did It Take So Long to Make a See-Through Highlighter Tip?: Not since Liquid Paper has there been an innovation in office supplies as awesome as this highlighter’s see-through tip…

A Few Random Morning Links …

The Hot Tug Jacuzzi Boat #Want Serving and protecting? Bryan Caplan defends libertarians Almost 2,400 Millionaires Pocketed Unemployment Benefits in 2009 – The Washington Post Cool retro little car Nest’s Second-Generation Thermostat: Simpler and Smarter  (more) Hands-On with the Urwerk UR-210…

Markets In Everything: Swapping Vending Machines

Kind of a fun story, until you get to this nonsense: “Fenequito wanted to call attention to issues of overconsumption and needless waste and aimed to find a creative way to encourage trading and reusing.” Actually, it’s still a fun…

Markets In Everything: NYC Parking Spots

My initial reaction to this story is that if you can afford $1mm for a parking spot, you can probably afford to just have a driver take you wherever you’d like. NYC’s First Million Dollar Parking Spot to Hit Market…

Markets In Everything: Italian Shepherding

Fun story. (pic via Wiki) Young Italians flock to become shepherds – Telegraph: Pay is poor and the hours are long, but there is job security, fresh air and as much pecorino cheese as you can eat. As Italy’s unemployment…

Markets In Everything: Freshly Unboxed MacBook Smell

I’m not even sure what to say. This takes the fanboy concept to a new level. Artists Bottle Scent of Freshly Unboxed MacBook – PCMag.com: For Apple fanboys everywhere, there’s nothing quite like the ecstasy experienced when unboxing a new…

Markets in Everything: Candwich, The Sandwich In A Can

Love it. (ht: BB) (pic via Candwich) Candwich – The Go Anywhere Sandwich: Candwich™, the official “Sandwich in a Can”, is the perfect food for people on the go. Busy moms, school kids, and outdoor recreationists love Candwich™. The unique…

Markets In Everything: Macabre Walking Tours

Submitted without comment. Victims’ Families Upset About Groupon-Promoted Dahmer Tour – NBC Chicago: A marketing group in Wisconsin wants to give walking tours of the bar where serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer met and hung out with some of his victims.…