This morning our newspaper arrived wrapped in this monstrosity:
For a little perspective:
(And you can click on either image to make it even bigger.)
I understand the marketing device of this wrapper: “Extra” cereal, so “extra” bag (and “extra” money off if you use the coupon). But as soon as I saw this wrapper lying on our kitchen counter, I just laughed out loud. Seriously? Ridiculous. I mean, I know this is a country of excess, but… really?
My very next thought was of how much extra dog-poo this bad boy will be able to hold. And I laughed again. Awesome. : )