BOGUS DEAL Have you ever bought something that turned out to be phony? Maybe you were traveling, and grabbed a can of soda without noticing that it was a “Pespi” or a “Coca-Gola.” The name on the can looked right (at least close enough to fool you), but it was definitely not right. One taste will tell you! Sometimes, the fakery is more hidden. Scammers and ripoff artists who profit f...
Mar 08, 2023
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EITHER/OR There’s a well-known property of cake: after you eat it, you no longer have it. You can’t have your cake and eat it, too. This commonsense adage has been around a very long time, reminding us that sometimes we must choose one thing, or the other— that we can’t have it both ways. A coin flip cannot be heads and tails. You cannot quit your job and keep it. You cannot stay inside an...
Feb 28, 2023