Some poor beleaguered souls working at a 7-Eleven in Oregon were just trying to serve up some Big Gulps and hot dogs when their microwave suddenly exploded. They called the cops, and when the proper authorities checked out the situation, they didn’t find a bomb. Instead, they say it contained a urine sample.
A curious story comes out of Taiwan today — paraphernalia depicting miniature Nosferatus with Hitler mustaches have been nixed from the 4,400 7-Eleven convenience stores on the island. The use of Hitler for advertising and sloganeering is not an exactly unknown phenomenon in Taiwan. Reports Haaertz:
What kind of Klingon robs two 7-Elevens at 2AM with a Bat'leth?
Wow, aren't we surprised. A nice, heartfelt post about Apple's new iPod addition to 7-Eleven turned into an all out war from 7-Eleven fanboys nationwide. Now while some people simply debated which drink fit the 7-eleven stereotype more: Slurpee or Big Gulp, some of you got a little angry, including the following…