Buzzfeed turned us on to this inspiring story of a man embracing life as it is, regardless of his previous expectations..
Josh Gates, host of the SyFy channel’s Destination Truth ordered a T-shirt from Amazon. What he got instead was a pair of hamburger earmuffs.
He was utterly delighted with what he chose to see as a bargain…
… and refused to let Amazon correct the error.
From then on, he had a blast with his earmuffs. Some of his subsequent Tweets:
In the end, he gave the transaction five stars, and wrote an ecstatic review. After admitting that initially, “I was confused,” he told how he quickly fell in love with his earmuffs:
Trembling, I lifted the twin sirloins to my head. The soft fur of the faux-brioche bun gently cradled my ears, and the layers of genuine felt cheese and lettuce all but muted the sounds of the office copying machine. Proprietary Hamburger Earmuff technology blocked out a wide range of frequencies, and I was immediately transported into a quiescent world of zen-like contemplation…