>Mouseprint.org – Consumer Watchdog

>I have a new favorite blog over at mouseprint.org.

They document the fine print in advertising or packaging that completely contradicts what the main text is saying. They also document the slowly shrinking product packaging that manufacturers use to hide inflation.

Ever notice that it’s no longer a “half gallon” size ice cream container? It’s now 1.75 or even 1.5 quarts. Same price, 25% less product. That’s where inflation happens.

They have other hilarious posts where the most creative advertising gimmicks happen. Go check it out.


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