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Jack Alban


Jack Alban is a freelance journalist for the Daily Dot covering trending human interest/social media stories and the reactions real people have to them. He always seeks to incorporate evidence-based studies, current events, and facts pertinent to these stories to create your not-so-average viral post.

Texas Roadhouse menu(l), Woman talking(c), Broom sweeping peanut shells on floor(r)

‘None of the roadhouses do this anymore’: Texas Roadhouse server shows why they banned peanuts on the floor

‘I miss old Texas Roadhouse.’

On Jun 11, 2024 by Jack Alban

Panda Express customer claims takeout containers have gotten smaller

‘Look how deep this fork goes’: Panda Express customer claims takeout containers have gotten smaller

‘Following Chipotle’s footsteps.’

On Jun 10, 2024 by Jack Alban

Walmart shopper confronts men after she catches them leaning on her car

‘You pay the car note on that?’: Walmart shopper confronts men after she catches them leaning on her car

‘Not them having a full meeting on your car.’

On Jun 10, 2024 by Jack Alban

Dealership worker reveals why salesmen let managers close the deal

‘Don’t be mad’: Dealership worker reveals why salespeople let managers close the deal

‘Why not deal with the sales manager at first?’

On Jun 10, 2024 by Jack Alban

Dutch Bros. customer disappointed after they gave her a blue straw

‘My 13th reason’: Dutch Bros customer disappointed after they gave her a blue straw. What does it mean?

‘I always fight for the pink.’

On Jun 9, 2024 by Jack Alban

Customer says Amazon driver faked photos of her delivered packages

‘He’s covering his tracks’: Customer says Amazon driver faked photos of her delivered packages

‘He was doing fine until you exposed him.’

On Jun 8, 2024 by Jack Alban

Chipotle customer finds something strange in cheese bin

‘When I pointed it out, the employee gave me an attitude’: Chipotle customer finds something strange in cheese bin

‘That’s so gross.’

On Jun 8, 2024 by Jack Alban

Driver gets $10K for Toyota after car got totaled. It was a base model from 2005

‘Downpayment on a G-Wagon’: Man gets surprising insurance check for his Toyota after car gets totaled. It was a 2005 Camry

‘can’t believe I got hit and ran.’

On Jun 8, 2024 by Jack Alban

Mechanic issues PSA after Toyota Camry driver pays for roadside service and gets car towed

‘Always check the basics’: Mechanic issues PSA after Toyota Camry driver pays for expensive tow. The fix cost pennies

‘smallest things can cause the biggest problems’

On Jun 8, 2024 by Jack Alban

Woman slams Texas travel agent for allegedly scamming customers out of nearly $60,000

‘I worked in travel and this isn’t that irregular unfortunately’: Woman slams Texas travel agent for allegedly scamming customers out of nearly $60,000

‘This was bonkers. Straight to jail.’

On Jun 7, 2024 by Jack Alban

BMW driver goes into auto shop for oil change. Her car was collateral damage after another car exploded

‘Pleaseeee tell me they’re replacing it’: BMW driver goes into auto shop for oil change. Her car was collateral damage after another car exploded

‘Looks like they owe you a fat check!’

On Jun 7, 2024 by Jack Alban

Mechanic admits to girls getting scammed when all they go in for is an oil change

‘The total is around $2K’: Mechanic admits to girls getting scammed when all they go in for is an oil change

‘$50 oil change turned into a $2000 bill.’

On Jun 7, 2024 by Jack Alban

Woman talking(l+r), Costco membership cards

‘Costco employee here, she’s 100% right’: Woman calls Costco membership ‘waste of money,’ shares how to get groceries from there without one

‘Life hack.’

On Jun 6, 2024 by Jack Alban

Woman talking(l+r), BWM logo(c)

‘I really think I was sold a lemon’: Woman says BMW ‘ruined’ her life, says dealership talked her into buying it

‘I do not want young people to end up in the same situation.’

On Jun 5, 2024 by Jack Alban

Woman talking(l+r), Subway store front(c)

‘The exact reason I started ordering on their app’: Woman blasts Subway for renaming its sandwiches. Here’s why

‘BRING BACK SUBWAY PICKLES.’

On Jun 4, 2024 by Jack Alban

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