Someone has to try it
Every warning label, every rule and every seemingly arbitrary designation was born out of some incident. Somebody ate that silica packet and suffered for it. More than a few people dove into that pond with an alligator in it. Plenty of folks have to be told not to play with electrical wires.
So, one curious Redditor decided to gather those people under one roof. He asked, outright, who among the masses had a rule written specifically because they had conned the system (or done something exceptionally stupid).
We’ve gathered a few of the most clever (and dumbest) below. Read on and be inspired to exploit the technicalities in your own life.
A local pita place had a promo to get $5 off of your order if you purchased a $25 gift card. Pretty good deal so I bought one. The next time I went in they were still running the promo and I got another gift card but this time I paid for it with the previous gift card, a sort of promotional inception if you will. I was able to get away with that for weeks and finally they added an * to the promo poster, stating that you could not pay for a gift card with another gift card – (checkmate1990)
No ones allowed to make triangles (the instrument) in metalwork class. (SneezySeason)
You’re not allowed to draw on the burgers with condiments at Burger King. Apparently it gets points deducted when the secret shopper opens their whopper and sees a smilie face. – (dizzyelk)