Tag: stupidity

  • Wells Fargo corporate trips to Vegas

    In the last few weeks, I’m really surprised to read this article.  Wells Fargo, which has received approximately $25 billion dollars in federal funds, is “planning a series of corporate junkets to Las Vegas casinos this month” for some of the company’s “top mortgage officers”.  The best part of this is the explanation a Wells…

  • Bulldozer Camp

    Diann was cruising the internet tonight and found this: Bulldozer Camp.  A place where you can go and play with real, full-size bulldozers.  Wow.  In scenic Pomeroy, WA.s Hopefully, she didn’t find that while looking up gift ideas for me.

  • Worst geography lesson ever

    I turned on the TV tonight, and the Guinness World Records: Top 100 show happened to be on.  As I turned it on, record #62 came up: fastest flying manmade object.  They claim it was the SR-71 Blackbird at 2200mph.  I can’t help but think of the X-15, breaking 4,519mph. Anyhow, that nitpick aside, they…

  • Wow, stupidity in HR

    [This story](http://sugiero.blogspot.com/2007/03/never-mention-hotmail-in-your-cv.html) is just unbelievable. I can’t believe an HR department would throw out an interview candidate just because they use a particular e-mail host, and they think that host is “stupid”. Wow.

  • Rant: Yo-Yo Ball

    Reading another MSNBC article here talking about the Yo-Yo Ball and how the CPSC is now going to formally investigate them — because they've (*gasp*) injured several kids. That's not my problem. My problem is that this is just like the “coffee is hot” thing from McDonald's several years back. Now, I know that to…