Picking the president with 7-Eleven Coffee Cups

Just read about this fun promotion at 7-Eleven. You can choose between a blue Obama and a red McCain coffee cup every time you fill up. And when you visit http://www.7-election.com/, they will show you the latest results in every state. In the past two elections, 7-Eleven has accurately predicted the next president.

Baking Soda is Amazing – Why isn’t it marketed as such?

When baking soda first hit the mass market in 1846, it was advertised as follows: “Not only does baking soda neutralize odoriferous fatty acids but it also attacks grease by turning it into — believe it or not — soap.” Now most people just keep a box in their fridge to keep it from smelling bad. What happened?