Stupid?

McDonald’s have started a series of ads with punny captions e.g. ‘Gherkin or gherkout’. I was amused to see the ‘painfully thick’ milkshake poster (although I’m not sure if they’re talking about their product or their customers). I think they’re trying to compete with the classic Economist campaigns. Just do Read more…

Sainsduds

Last week, my local supermarket (guess who!) gave me a voucher for double loyalty points on my next trip. This week, I presented my voucher and they refused it for no apparent reason. ‘Computer says no.’ Collecting loyalty points is not the biggest thrill in my life. But having my Read more…

SAUSAGES!!!

There was a lot of fuss when Kennedy’s, the family butchers, finally closed its doors. People wrote to the local paper to complain about how much they would miss their favourite sausages. Cleverly, my local sausage shop saw it as an opportunity. They’re great at PR. Whenever you see anyone Read more…