Woman Teams Up With Domino's Worker To Get Back At The Hacker Who Stole Her Pizza

Woman Teams Up With Domino's Worker To Get Back At The Hacker Who Stole Her Pizza

I’m a fiend for Halo Top Ice Cream, especially the chocolate peanut butter pint. My local supermarket’s computer algorithm knows this and will constantly give me coupons and receipts every time I buy a pint.

They know I’m going to come back for more and end up saving me some money every time I get some of that low-calorie deliciousness. I’m not an extreme couponer or anything like that, but getting those $ 1 or coveted $ 2 off coupons makes me feel like I have a little reward program, and I get a little bummed out every time I lose a coupon or accidentally throw it away.

And I get it, Halo Top might not be everyone’s cup of tea, and it’s been meme’d into infinity…

…but I still like it and the little rewards program I set up for buying it. JUST LET ME HAVE THAT, GUYS.

And as bummed out as I am when I lose a coupon, I’d be even more livid if I found out that someone managed to steal my ice cream coupons and use them for themselves. Because I’m the one who originally paid for the Halo Top, dagnammit, why the heck should they reap the benefits of my spending, right?!

Which is why I audibly gasped when Twitter user @gracearnprie discovered her Domino’s account had been hacked and someone did the unthinkable:

They used her points to get a free pizza. Her free pizza. The nerve. The gall.

Devastated, Grace contacted her local Domino’s to let them know of the scoundrel’s scheme and they were not having it. The employee promised to throw the pizza away and get in the crook’s face to let them know what a scumbag they were for hacking into someone’s account.

Not everyone believed Grace, initially.

But she had the proof.

The Domino’s confirmation email.

image

And the call to the shop.

image

Some people still doubted her and noticed a time “discrepancy” in her story.

And it gently had to be explained to them.

Some people were more concerned with the fact that a perfectly good pizza went to waste.

Grace’s response pretty sums up everyone else’s feelings on the matter who have ever had anything stolen from them.

image

And there were more than a few individuals who were concerned with the fact that Grace’s private details were available to the “hacker.”

Thankfully Grace kept most of her private details out of her account.

Her tweet blew up so much that Domino’s PR team contacted her. Here’s hoping she gets some extra points and/or swag for her woes.

People immediately began worrying that the employee who vowed to tell the thief off would be in trouble.

As for Grace, the entire experience left her feeling some kinda of way.

Let’s hope her points are restored and she picks a stronger password next time.

Let’s block ads! (Why?)

Distractify

Domino's Is Now Fixing Horrible Roads For The Best Reason

Domino’s pizza is basically a staple. 

Even if you aren’t a huge fan of pizza, you’re probably a fan of their prices and customer service. I mean, what other pizza chain would have a staff of people wrestle an armed robber to the ground and continue working their shifts like nothing happened?

Despite the fact that their food really isn’t all that delicious, I’ve always looked at the franchise favorably and I think a lot of that has  to do with the fact that they’ve never let me down with my orders and have always, always made it convenient as heck to order from them. 

Now when you combine going above and beyond to provide an excellent experience for your customers, with a wicked sense of humor, you end up getting a pizza spot that will literally do the work of the American government so people can get their pizza faster.

That’s right, Domino’s is fixing roads and paying for the labor right out of their own pocket.

image

The pizza chain was sick and tired of seeing their pies getting damaged by poor road conditions. All the jostling around meant bad news for their boxed circles of hot yeast and cheese.

So they put cameras in their pie boxes to show what truly bad road conditions did to the pies. WARNING: seeing this image will be traumatic to pizza lovers everywhere.

image

So they launched the “Paving for Pizza” initiative, which is a brilliant marketing strategy that actually makes a great point at showing how horribly inept some towns are at maintaining their local travel infrastructure.

By hiring local road crews and slapping their logo on the fixed potholes, they not only came up with a great way to promote their brand but join in on the gripe that a lot of us have, especially after every winter: Why are our roads so poorly maintained?

To date, Domino’s has already fixed a whopping 203 potholes. 150 in Athens, Georgia. 40 in Milford, Delaware, 8 in Bartonville, Texas, and 5 in Burbank, California.

People are asking the pizza maker to come to their town to take care of business, too.

image

Crappy roads have been a problem nationwide for a very long time.

US News and Deutsche Bank ranked roads across the country and their findings confirm what we all know: states with highest population densities and more drivers have poorer quality roads.

image

If you’ve ever visited the UAE you’d be hard-pressed to find a single pothole on the road. Relatively low labor costs, combined with smarter city planning and consistent weather with little rain or precipitation means that the country has less to worry about when it comes to maintenance.

So it could just be that America sucks at maintaining roads. I mean we’re so bad at it that Domino’s has to fix our potholes.

Let’s block ads! (Why?)

Distractify

Mom Accidentally Orders Disturbing Pizza On Domino's App, Resolves To Call From Now On

Oh horror of horrors! Last week, on July 7th, a family’s worst nightmare came to pass when a mother, using Domino’s app for the first time, unwittingly ordered a pizza monstrosity for the family to enjoy. The app, which allows you to customize every detail of a pizza, includes many toppings options, such as “sauce” and “cheese” that are best left untouched. It is my deepest regret to inform you that the mother did not know this.

The mother’s creation will haunt her through the rest of her life:

People on Twitter don’t seem to grasp the full horror of the situation:

Fortunately, DiGiorno’s¬†(the unexpected shining night of pizza), swung in to save the day:

After having seen Domino’s terrifying creation, DiGiorno’s wanted to make things right:

Then they made the best joke of all time:

Meanwhile, people were in awe of the innocent mother who must have accidentally deselected many important ingredients on her pizza:

While DiGiorno’s has stepped up, Domino’s has done very little to set the world back on track. In fact, they might have made things a little worse: whenever they were mentioned in the chat, a Domino’s bot popped up to ask if we might want to order a customizable Domino’s pizza. No, Domino’s, we don’t.

Let’s block ads! (Why?)

home – Channel RSS