Category Archives: Eric Stone

New Coke Is Back For A Limited Time, One Man’s Tale

New Coke Is Back For A Limited Time, One Man’s Tale

Why are people saying “no thanks” to the possibility of having the 1985 coke formula back for a limited time!?! Unless this is a major success, I believe this is only going to be an extremely limited thing. The tie in with the new season with “Stranger Things” is brilliant. The new season starts July…Read more »

Why 35 Percent Of Americans Feel Pressure To Overspend

Why 35 Percent Of Americans Feel Pressure To Overspend

The saying “Keeping up with the Joneses” used to mean that you felt the need to keep up with the neat stuff your neighbors seemed to be acquiring at steady pace. These days with social media, it’s the need to keep up with, not just you neighbors, but even your closest friends and family. That…Read more »

Why 35 Percent Of Americans Feel Pressure To Overspend

Why 35 Percent Of Americans Feel Pressure To Overspend

The saying, “Keeping up with the Jones” originally meant keeping up with the nice stuff that your neighbors seem to be acquiring at a steady pace, and then you feel the need to meet or beat that. With social media, you might get that feeling more often because it’s not just your neighbors. You might…Read more »

How Much Coffee Is Too Much?

How Much Coffee Is Too Much?

I don’t love coffee, I just like coffee. I like to drink coffee in the morning to wake me up. It’s true, it works, and after 2 full mugs I usually stop there. I may make more coffee later in the afternoon, but not always. After seeing this article I think it’s time to back…Read more »

Americans are Bored 131 Days a Year

Americans are Bored 131 Days a Year

How can we possibly be bored? We’ve got nearly every song ever recorded by any major artist two clicks away. Movies on the go, as long as your phone is fully charged. You could probably kill a couple of hours just going through all the pictures you’ve ever taken on your phone. Even from two…Read more »

Drug Makers Will Have To Put Prices In TV Ads

Drug Makers Will Have To Put Prices In TV Ads

I used to like watching the Evening news. As part of someone in the media, I understand that ads have to be part of the programming to watch a “free” show on Network TV, but these medication ads are ridiculous. Two minutes of a family getting ready for an activity while the announcer reads off…Read more »

Recall Alert – Del Monte Fiesta Corn

Recall Alert – Del Monte Fiesta Corn

Hmmm, I’ve had the Fiesta Corn from Del Monte before, it’s good, but you may want to wait a while to buy a can. It’s being recalled. Look on your can for this UPC number “24000 02770,” it’ll be on the label, and the recalled cans also have “Best if Used By” dates of… August…Read more »

Are you IN for the Green & Gold Getaway?

Are you IN for the Green & Gold Getaway?

How exciting is it to be half-way through the Green and Gold Getaway? Well, I’m really happy for all of the qualifiers so far, but there’s still a ways to go with this. This year we have been getting qualifiers two ways, either by an online registration or by listening to WSJY during the workday.…Read more »