Part Two: What's Awesome Now That Use To Suck!

That's right, with a bit of crowd-sourcing and a whole lotta' love we give you the 'awesome sauce' list. I'm sure there's a million things we missed, so consider this a conversation starter. Looking forward to hearing your thoughts!
  • iPads and tablets
  • Hyundai
  • Amazon
  • Cell Phones
  • On-demand television
  • Electric cars
  • Anti-depression medication
  • Digital cameras
  • Video games
  • There's an app for that!
  • Diet soda (Coke Zero)
  • High-definition television
  • Computer graphics
  • Fighting cancer and other fatal health issues
  • eBooks
  • Tazers
  • Webmail
  • Free wifi
  • Sneakers
  • Copiers & Scanners
  • IKEA
  • Home prices
  • Digital publishing
  • Self-publishing for musical artists & graphical artists
  • Dentists
  • Crowd-sourcing
  • Wikipedia
  • Alternate reality games (ARG's)
  • Social Media
  • Facebook
  • Online shopping
  • Classic Rock
  • Words with Friends
  • Social gaming
  • Starbucks coffee
  • Nyan Cat virtually every viral video
  • Augmented reality
  • Electronic mail
  • Sugar-free candy and gums
  • Tow Trucks
  • Renewable energy
  • Prosthetics
  • 3D
  • Speed dialing
  • Outlet malls
  • Live concerts - though the ticket prices seem to reflect the increase in quality
  • Instant streaming movies: Netflix, Roku box, Hulu, Apple TV
  • Apple's product pricing
  • Prepaid electronic toll transponder (e.i. - "Sunpass" for us Floridians)
  • Computer Operating Systems (unless it's Windows)
  • All video game platforms
  • The internet (e.i. - free porno)
  • Martial arts movies
  • Car-chase scenes
  • Learning toys
  • Park playgrounds
  • Educational programming (with the caveat of protecting Sesame Street and The Electric Company)
  • http://squareup.com
  • Animated movies for children/adults
  • Stadium seating in movie theaters
  • Breast augmentation
  • Watching soccer
  • Blogging & self-publishing
  • Zombie movies and education
  • I'm going to regret saying this one: customer service
  • Long-distance phone calls
  • Robots
  • Listening
  • All things Adobe - but NOT the "Updater" software from hell!
  • Disposable razors
  • Outback Steakhouse
  • Costco
  • Golf, both watching and playing it
  • Vegetables (like the sucked when you were a kid)
  • Bicycles and self-propelled personal transportation
  • Cat litter (well for the most part)

Yes, of course I want to know what we missed! See the comments below and let's get this party started! Send this list around to your friends too and let's hear what they think!

Posted on June 3, 2011 and filed under Content, People, Soapbox, Trends.