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General, My Life in NYC

I love good service

A couple weeks ago, I went to Starbucks with my friend and she got her drink but I waited for over 10 minutes for mine. One of the servers came up to me before I was going to complain. She offered me a coupon for a free drinks because she realized I had been standing there long. I really appreciate good service and I’m happy that the barista did this because the only reason that I’m at Starbucks was because of my experiment – not the gourmet coffee (although I am fond of  ...

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My Life in NYC

10.10.10 NYC Comic Con

Revi convinced me into attending the NYC comic convention this Sunday – ok, so it didn’t take a great deal of convincing. I had a blast (with a capital B so, Blast!). I want to attend next year! However by then I hope that I am partially done with my own novel. The first thing we did was enter the Michael Jackson experience raffle to win a nintendo wii (I already own one). So I actually decided to preorder the video game on amazon.com instead. Let’s just say I will be  ...

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General, My Life in NYC

Such a brand whore

It’s certainly not what you think, I don’t go for super priced items at stores or supermarkets but I realized that I am extremely influenced by brands. It’s usually from experiencing them and adapting to them. However, I ought to be ashamed of myself since I am fully aware of advertising. Heck, my day job is to get people to buy things (that they might not necessarily need). Lately, I’ve been finding reasons why I need to purchase things. Recently, I determined that  ...

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