“Came to a bar to have a nice beer, like any reasonable person would on a Friday. The waitress asked me to order through a QR code which would take my order only if I have a Gmail account. I left and found another bar because: I don’t want to have a beer through my Gmail. Jesus fucking Christ.” – Vjosa Musliu
@aral It is extraordinary to be considered abnormal when you don't have and don't want a Google account.
And to think that at one time the moron who created a Google account for my wife and in-laws was me. Trying to dissuade them from using it today is an uphill battle.
@kriom I wouldn’t blame yourself too much. They fooled many of us that the start. We’re as much the victims here as anyone else. The blame lies solely with them.
It's worse here since the virus; most pubs and restaurants require you to install their app before you can order anything!
@aral gah, I never really thought about how those QR Codes are giving me a cookie along with my meal/drink ... I feel like I got sucker punched.
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