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ANNOUNCEMENT: The Nosh Show Episode 27 (Bunny Heads on Sticks)

Written by | April 15, 2014

Topics: Announcement


In this episode, we express disgust over Sonic’s Chocolate Jalapeño Shake, show love for Dunkin’ Donuts Bacon Donuts, discuss some of our Taco Bell Waffle Taco experiences, and talk Easter treats with Candy Blog’s Cybele. Links to the products we talk about during the show can be found at The Nosh Show website.

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ANNOUNCEMENT – Carl’s Jr. X-Tra Bacon Sandwich Coupon Winners

Written by | April 10, 2014

Topics: Announcement

Here are the Carl’s Jr. X-Tra Bacon Sandwich coupon winners:



Congratulations to them!

Thanks to everyone who participated and a special thank to Carl’s Jr. for providing the coupons.

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PRIZE DRAWING: Carl’s Jr. X-Tra Bacon Sandwich Coupons

Written by | April 4, 2014

Topics: Prize Drawing

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Carl’s Jr. has two new X-traordinary items that are part of a promotional tie-in with 20th Century Fox’s release of X-Men: Days of Future Past, in theaters May 23.

The Western X-Tra Bacon Cheeseburger features four strips of bacon (twice the usual amount), melted American cheese, crispy onion rings and tangy BBQ sauce and is available as a charbroiled single burger, a double burger or as a 100 percent Black Angus beef Thickburger, which is served on a Fresh Baked Bun. The X-Tra Bacon, Egg & Cheese Biscuit also features four strips of crispy bacon (twice the usual amount), folded egg and American cheese served on a Made from Scratch™ Buttermilk Biscuit.

The nice folks over at Carl’s Jr. sent us two sets of coupons to give away to Impulsive Buy readers who want to try these bacony new sandwiches. Each set has a coupon for the Western X-Tra Bacon Cheeseburger and another for the X-Tra Bacon, Egg & Cheese Biscuit.

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To enter The Impulsive Buy’s Carl’s Jr. X-Tra Bacon Coupon Giveaway, leave a comment with THIS post. You can write whatever you want. Please don’t forget to fill out the email field because we’ll be emailing the randomly selected winners for their mailing addresses.

We will stop accepting entries on Monday, April 7, 2014 11:59 p.m. Hawaii Standard Time. Only one comment allowed per person, and it’s only open to U.S. residents 18 years old or older. The coupons are valid only at participating Carl’s Jr. restaurants.

Good luck!


The Impulsive Buy promises your email address will not be used to send you emails about penawaran fiberglass. The Impulsive Buy also promises your mailing address will not be used to send you anything about signing up for a marathon you ran once, but will never do again because of the blisters and raw nipples you got from doing it, even though you totally did all the things you were told to prevent those from happening. Bribes will not be accepted. If you’re coming from a site called Online-Sweepstakes, your entries will be disqualified because this drawing for Impulsive Buy readers only. The Impulsive Buy will not be responsible for lost mail, damaged mail or your breath smelling like bacon.

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ANNOUNCEMENT: Meet Impulsive Buy Writer Trevor

Written by | April 1, 2014

Topics: Announcement

A few years ago, while sitting inattentively in one of the more boring college classes I took, I somehow happened upon The Impulsive Buy. I can’t remember the review that I read, but it made me laugh my ass off. Being in class I tried to stifle the laughter, but that just made me start to cry, prompting the teacher to ask if I was OK. In that awkward moment I told myself, “One day I’ll write for that site.” Well, that day has arrived.

I’m Trevor, and I’m honored to be the newest contributor to join the ranks of the TIB crew.

Some boring background on me: I grew up in Rochester, NY, where I lived for all of my life. I went to college in the area and graduated last year. I have my B.S. in journalism, and have written for a few newspapers and a magazine in the past.

I moved to the middle of nowhere in Missouri to take a reporting job at a weekly newspaper. It’s been quite the culture shock for me. Not just in moving away from everybody I know, but also leaving Wegmans, the greatest supermarket chain in the world behind. I now do my shopping at a combination of the local crapmarket (I can’t justify calling it super after shopping at Wegmans), Dollar General and the Walmart that’s 30 minutes outside of town. Suffice it to say, I’ve been humbled.

The silver lining in my relocation is the different fast food restaurants out here. I nearly fainted when I saw a Sonic Drive-In. There wasn’t one anywhere near where I lived in New York, but of course we were still shown the commercials everyday, resulting in quite a few cases of Sonic blue balls. Good thing I wont have to worry about that anymore! There’s also Hardee’s and Steak ‘n Shake, and I’m fully expecting to give into these new temptations regularly and gain some pounds while I’m out here.

Now for the fun stuff: I have a longtime fascination with Paul Bunyan, and this manifests itself in the form of lame jokes that I want to turn into a comic strip one day. I also want to make a graphic novel about the Gorton’s Fisherman, but I’m keeping that under wraps for a while. Spies and such, you know? Can’t be too careful these days.

I had my first pint of Ben & Jerry’s when I was in second grade, and I still cite the moment as when I lost my virginity. One of my favorite hobbies is having a few too many drinks and then binging on junk food and drunk texts. Damn my lack of self control.

Ice cream, fast food, and chips are the nexus of my snacking universe. I also enjoy trying meals you can easily pop in the oven or microwave. I cook a little bit myself, but I have OCD and a crippling fear of stove tops as a result, so I’m limited to grilling and baking.

Being a journalist, you, the TIB reader should be assured that I will ask the tough questions, and I plan on always getting to the bottom of things! Well, the bottom of the bags and cartons at least.

All that being said, I’m very much looking forward to reviewing some new products for you!

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ANNOUNCEMENT: The Nosh Show Episode 26 (Breakfast Phone)

Written by | March 31, 2014

Topics: Announcement


In this episode, we discuss Kit Kats you bake before eating, a new Sprite flavor, a sandwich with ghost pepper sauce, and Ryan’s Breakfast Phone. We also rave about McDonald’s new sandwiches and it’s Happy Happy Mystery Package Fun Time again! Links to the products we talk about can be found at The Nosh Show website.

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Thanks for listening!

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