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Braden Bjella


Braden Bjella is a culture writer. His work can be found in Mixmag, Electronic Beats, Schon! magazine, and more.

purple jeep in parking lot (l) young woman giving thumbs up (r) caption 'anyone else buy a car at night thinking it's black only for it to be a deep purple so now you're stuck driving around an eggplant?'

‘Who goes car shopping at night?’: Woman buys car at night. She’s in for a surprise when she wakes up the next day

'Didn’t notice until I got it home and it was in direct sunlight.'

On Apr 15, 2024 by Braden Bjella

young women in Waffle House with caption 'we drove 3 hours and the air bnb host never gave us the door code' (l&r) door lock key code panel (c)

‘We drove 3 hours’: Women have to go to Waffle House after Airbnb host never gives them door code to rental

'At least y'all eating good.'

On Apr 15, 2024 by Braden Bjella

Woman says this type of pregnancy test is always wrong. She’s not the only one

‘First Response has never done me dirty’: Woman says this type of pregnancy test can often be wrong. She’s not the only one

'My false positive turned into twins.'

On Apr 14, 2024 by Braden Bjella

Car salesman reveals tip to keep your keyfob from dying/car being stolen

‘I just go to my Audi dealership’: Car salesman reveals tip to keep your Toyota key fob from dying

'By turning off your key fob whenever you're not using it, you reduce the chance of theft.'

On Apr 14, 2024 by Braden Bjella

New Acura driver stuck on roadside after refusing to pay extra for spare tire

’20K for a car and it doesn’t have a spare that’s insane’: New Acura driver stuck on roadside after refusing to pay extra for spare tire

'It still baffles me that people drive without a donut.'

On Apr 13, 2024 by Braden Bjella

Woman says pharmacist interrogated her over medicine causing her to out her sickness in front of strangers

‘Had that happen once at CVS’: Woman says pharmacy tech interrogated her over medicine, forcing her to out her illness in front of strangers

'Pharmacy tech here - can’t think of one reason why that was asked.'

On Apr 13, 2024 by Braden Bjella

iPhone user says this new automatic feature is dangerous for women

‘I had no idea this was even a thing’: iPhone user says this new automatic feature is a ‘security risk’ for women

'My notes app would never…'

On Apr 13, 2024 by Braden Bjella

Woman talking(l+r), Eclipse(c)

‘My hands are shaking’: Woman claims she’s experiencing ‘eclipse sickness.’ Here’s what that is

'Yes. I felt soo off.'

On Apr 10, 2024 by Braden Bjella

Man sanding coaster(l), Home Depot(c), Woman holding coasters(r)

‘Best part is that if this fails you’re only down $10’: Man says you can flip $10 item at Home Depot, make over $1K

'Infinite money glitch go crazy.'

On Apr 10, 2024 by Braden Bjella

Server with plate(l+r), Plate of fish and chips(c)

‘I know her plan’: Viewers divided over server who picked up customer’s fries with her hands. It’s a common trick

'We did not eat.'

On Apr 10, 2024 by Braden Bjella

Woman talking(l), Box of Drumsticks(c), Hand holding unmelted drumstick(r)

‘It’s not ice cream’: Woman questions Drumstick ice cream after it never melted

'It's been that way for years.'

On Apr 9, 2024 by Braden Bjella

TikTokers share a new scam people are using with Uber

‘She was not expecting that answer’: Uber customer warns of new scam after woman asks for ride

'I think anytime your gut is telling you something you need to follow it.'

On Apr 8, 2024 by Braden Bjella

Sonic has eclipse glasses. But are they safe?

‘My Lowe’s sold out and my Amazon order was canceled’: Sonic has eclipse glasses. But are they safe?

'I don't even want the slush—I just wanted these boys.'

On Apr 8, 2024 by Braden Bjella

Starbucks barista has a breakdown after learning Starbucks will now allegedly be serving boba

‘They wanna be Dutch Bros so bad’: Starbucks barista has a breakdown after learning they will now be serving boba

'OH YK ITS GONNA BE LIKE $9.50 FOR A TALL.'

On Apr 7, 2024 by Braden Bjella

Woman considers staying in rented apartment after seeing mortgage prices go up

‘I didn’t know that was possible’: Woman considers staying in rented apartment after seeing mortgage payments ‘go up.’ Can they?

'I thought buying a house was a way to lock in payments and avoid rent hikes.'

On Apr 7, 2024 by Braden Bjella