15 of the most unusual services from around the world
One of the most pleasant advantages of capitalism is the huge variety of goods and services that are on the market. If there is a demand, the proposal will always be there. Now you can order and buy anything! And what kind of services it is possible to meet in the lines of ads! We offer you a list of 15 of the strangest services in the world.
1. Japanese service “Sorry”.
Asking for forgiveness is always difficult, and the Japanese are no exception. Several companies in Japan thought that there were not enough people on the market who were ready to apologize for you. These companies are ready to ask forgiveness for you from anyone and for anything. Naturally, not free. The cost of the service varies from 96 dollars for an apology by phone to 240 dollars for a personal apology.
2. Bus for hangover people.
Hop in the "hangover" bus after a wild night in Las Vegas, on board which you will be provided with a variety of amenities. For example, a dropper and various medications for nausea. It sounds pretty good with over-drinking, although it is not cheap.
3. Puppy for rent.
In Utah, you can rent a cute fluffy puppy for just $ 15 an hour. The company will even deliver a dog to your address. The idea is that this is a kind of "sampler" - people who rent dogs, eventually take them away for good, tied to a new four-legged friend.
4. The service paparazzi.
Have you ever wanted to feel famous? Now it is possible for only 500 dollars (well, from 500 dollars). One company, Celeb 4 a Day (Celebrity for a Day), offers you the services of paparazzi and “fans”. Hired people will scream with delight, like your true fans, and take pictures of you while you walk down the street. The service is currently available in New York, Los Angeles and San Francisco.
5. Dwarf on call.
Want to make your party unforgettable? Add her "spice"? Now it is available if you live in the USA, UK or Canada. You can rent a dwarf for an hour to make your party even more interesting.
6. Grandmother for rent.
Australian company "Granny for rent" offers a lot of grandmothers of your choice with different skills. Payment by the hour. No more lonely evenings without a delicious "grandmother's" pie.
7. Create a portrait of your own ashes.
A company from Virginia for only $ 127 will draw a portrait of your dead relative from his own ashes after cremation.
8. Chicken for rent.
Another Australian company offers you the opportunity to rent a new pet - chicken. The slogan of this company: “If you return it, then it was a lease. If you leave it, then you bought it. ”
9. Food delivery to death row.
The Last Lunch Company from Toronto delivers the last dinner (sorry for repeating) to a prisoner sentenced to execution. Included is a DVD disc and a paper prisoner mask. Scary, huh?
10. Friend for rent.
Site RentAFriend.com is ready to meet all your needs and requirements in terms of platonic relationships. Since 2009, this company allows people around the world to rent a friend for general classes. Rental price - from $ 10 per hour.
11. Rent a foreigner.
The Japanese company allows its customers to rent a foreigner with whom you can “hang out”. Looks like a great job if you are a foreign student and arrived in Japan as a tourist.
12. Rent a person who will stand in line for you.
The queue is one of the biggest drawbacks of the same New York.For only $ 25 per hour and another $ 10 for every 30 minutes, you can rent a person who will queue for you. It seems that buying tickets for Broadway will now become just a fairy tale.
13. Hire an assistant for the "clinging" of girls.
The Professional Wingman Company in New York and Boston, as well as the Wingman Pro Company in Los Angeles will provide you with professional assistance to drive a girl in a bar. Everything is quite simple: a nice and self-confident actor is assigned to you, who will help you to “break the ice” and start a conversation, and then it’s up to you.
14. Hire a person who chooses a bar or a nightclub for you.
Everyone probably had this: you are going to a nightclub, but you are afraid that there will be too few (or many) people. How to know in advance? This can now be done with the Crowdmug app for the iPhone. People working with this application often visit such places. When you choose a bar or club, a person currently in this establishment receives a notification on his phone, takes a photo of the hall from the inside and sends it to you. Voila! You will see the bar from the inside, without getting up from the couch! And the person who made the photo will receive a coin.
15. "Let's clean up after your dog."
If you are too lazy to clean the yard or the street behind your own dog, the company "DoodyCalls" from Virginia will do it for you. By the way, they have been cleaning dog poop since 2000.