Products I Consider Entirely Worthless.

There are a lot of products out there that just seem entirely worthless to me.  There was a Dilbert cartoon one time where a telemarketing Elbonian informed a caller that the requested software was out of stock, but would perhaps the caller care for a ceramic unicorn that wears pants.  When the caller responded affirmatively, the Elbonian said: “Really?  Your country has way too much money.”  These are a few products that remind me of that.

Home soda makers.  Really?  Soda is pretty cheap.  Regardless, you do not need to take a perfectly good beverage that you already have and carbonate it.  Carbonation doesn’t do anything for you.  Just drink.

– The Moshi Moshi Handset.  If you can believe this, this is a phone attachment for your phone.  Perhaps you should buy this if you can’t figure out how to hold your cell phone to your ear.  My wife wants one.

Cat Wigs.  I know you won’t believe me, but this is a real product.

Cupcake Makers. Of course, my wife wants one of these as well. However, we already have one. It’s called a cupcake pan.

Windows Vista. Unofficial slogan: makes you want Windows 7.  Enough said.

In short, the fact that these products are available for purchase in our country is a sure sign that our own decadence will end up killing us.  Don’t worry about doing anything to solve this problem.  It is obviously too late.

About David S. Atkinson

David S. Atkinson enjoys typing about himself in the third person, although he does not generally enjoy speaking in such a fashion. However, he is concerned about the Kierkegaard quote "Once you label me you negate me." He worries that if he attempts to define himself he will, in fact, nullify his existence...
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