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Pros And Cons Of The Gig Economy

Americans are increasingly using on-demand services, both as workers and consumers. Here are the major benefits and drawbacks of the gig economy.

Frontier Airlines Tells Customers To Just Fucking Deal With It

‘You’re Uncomfortable For A Few Hours And Then You Get To Be Somewhere Else,’ Says CEO

DENVER—Noting that some discomfort should be expected while traveling to a faraway place in just a few goddamn hours, officials from ultra-low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines reportedly told customers Thursday to just fucking deal with it.

Helpful Man Saves Woman Effort Of Telling Idea To Boss Herself

ATLANTA—In an unprompted act of generosity from one coworker to another, Spryte Logistics employee Ben Graham reportedly took the initiative to share one of Emily Fehrman’s ideas with their boss on Friday, saving her the time and effort of doing it herself.

Fisher-Price Releases New In Utero Fetal Activity Gym

EAST AURORA, NY—Touting it as the perfect tool for entertaining and stimulating the fetus during gestation, Fisher-Price announced the release Wednesday of a new in utero activity gym. “Whether they’re batting at the friendly toucans in order to harden their cartilage into bone or tapping the multicolored light-up palm tree to test out their sense of vision once their eyes open at 28 weeks, the Fisher-Price Rainforest Friends Prenatal Activity Gym is guaranteed to give your fetus a head start and keep it happy and occupied,” said director of marketing Kevin Goldbaum.

It Kind Of Sweet CEO Thinks He Doing Good Job

SEATTLE—Admitting that the sight of him laying out his vision for the company was pretty endearing, employees at Rainier Solutions reported Monday that it was kind of sweet that CEO Greg Warner thinks he is doing a good job.
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GM Auctioning Off Classic Cars

In an effort to cut maintenance costs and generate capital, General Motors is auctioning off some 200 cars from its 1,000-plus collection, including a rejected Popemobile and a replica presidential limousine used in the film In The Line Of Fire. Here are some of the other cars on the block.

1963 Oldsmobile Cutlass that drove through Dealey Plaza mere hours after JFK was assassinated

1976 Chevrolet Monte Carlo that appears briefly at a stoplight in Network

1983 concept peach-flavored Cadillac

1996 Pontiac Bonneville SSEi, the one and only car that GM did not recall that year

Car Tony Danza lived out of in the 1970s

1984 Honda Civic GM bought to see how decent cars were built

1998 Chevrolet Silverado pickup with a cassette of Bob Seger's "Like A Rock" stuck in its auto-reverse tape deck

The $25 million luxury "jet-car" that can fly through the air at speeds of 500 mph, specially designed for GM executives after they caught flack for using private jets to attend the bailout hearings

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