Aug 29 2010

Top 10 Political Upsets of this voting season

Category: The List Ninja @ 01:22

Whether you vote along with the Blue states or the Red states, this week’s primaries had several upsets as we set the table for the upcoming presidential election in 2012.  Here are the Top 10 upsets according to MSNBC:

1. Scott Brown tops Martha Coakley: Replacing Ted Kennedy in Massuchusetts

2. Joe Miller vs. Lisa Murkowski:  Alaska stays on forefront of politics

3. Lincoln edges Halter: Arkansas produced Bill Clinton, will have another upset in November?

Check out the rest of the list on MSNBC

 

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Aug 27 2010

Top 10 Fastest Companies to $1 Billion in Sales

Category: Ty West @ 02:28

Do you have a Billion dollar idea? We have compiled a top 10 list of the fastest corporations to achieve $1 Billion dollars in sales according to Forbes.  Most are technology based companies but all have been founded since 1976.  Which of these companies on this Top 10 list is the biggest surprise to you?

1.     Groupon (2008) – 2 ½  years

2.     Priceline (1997) -  2 ¾ years

3.     Amazon (1994) – 5 years

4.     Google (1998) – 5 years

5.     Office Depot (1986) – 5 years

6.     JetBlue Airways (1998) – 6 years

7.     Yahoo (1994) – 6 years

8.     Ebay (1995) – 7 years

9.     Apple  (1976) – 8 years

10.  Dell (1984) – 9 years

Who will be the next billion dollar company on this Top 10 List?

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Aug 27 2010

Top 10 Fastest Companies to $1 Billion in Sales

Category: The List Ninja @ 02:00

Do you have a Billion dollar idea? We have compiled a top 10 list of the fastest corporations to achieve $1 Billion dollars in sales according to Forbes.  Most are technology based companies but all have been founded since 1976.  Which of these companies on this Top 10 list is the biggest surprise to you?

1.     Groupon (2008) – 2 ½  years

2.     Priceline (1997) -  2 ¾ years

3.     Amazon (1994) – 5 years

4.     Google (1998) – 5 years

5.     Office Depot (1986) – 5 years

6.     JetBlue Airways (1998) – 6 years

7.     Yahoo (1994) – 6 years

8.     Ebay (1995) – 7 years

9.     Apple  (1976) – 8 years

10.  Dell (1984) – 9 years

Who will be the next billion dollar company on this Top 10 List?

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Aug 25 2010

Top 10 Most Valuble Brands

Category: Best List | Best of | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 05:27

Which brands hold the most value in dollars and the minds of investors and consumers?  Only one of the top car brands is listed along with a company on the list of best places to work.  Forbes recently ranked the list of the most valuable brands that drive consumers and here is the Top 10 along with the projected value:

1.     Apple - $57.4 billion

2.     Microsoft - $56.6 billion

3.     Coca-Cola - $55.4 billion

4.     IBM - $43 billion

5.     Google - $39.7 billion

6.     McDonalds - $35.9 billion

7.     GE - $33.7 billion

8.     Marlboro - $29.1 billion

9.     Intel - $28.6 billion

10.  Nokia - $27.4 billion

Which of the Top 10 is your favorite to support?

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Aug 24 2010

Top 5 Fast Food Chain Restaurants

Category: Best List | Best of | facts | Top 5The List Ninja @ 16:44

Are you short on time and need a quick bite to eat?  Then at least eat at one of the top ranked Fast Food restaurants.  At FasList we have compiled a list of the Best Restaurant Review Websites to save you a little time.  Here is a list of the Top Fast Food Chains in the USA according to the Zagat's poll. 

Fast-Food Chains

Best Fried Chicken: Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC)
Best Grilled Chicken: Chick-fil-A
Best Fish: Long John Silver’s
Best Salads: Panera Bread Co.
Most Child-Friendly: McDonald’s

Where is your favorite place to grab a quick bite to eat?

 

 

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Aug 24 2010

Top 5 Milkshake's in the USA

Category: Best List | Best of | new list | Tips | Top 5The List Ninja @ 06:05

Top 5 MilkShake’s in the USA

When you are feeling naughty and want to be bad, where do you go for your favorite milkshake? Nothing makes a bad day feel better than a tasty milkshake. At FasList we have compiled a list of the Best Restaurant Review Websites to save you a little time.  Here is a list of the Top 5 Milkshakes in the USA according to the Zagat's poll. 

Best Milkshakes

1.   Dairy Queen

2.   Cold Stone

3.   Sonic Drive-In

4.   Chick-fil-A

5.   Ben & Jerry's

Who has your favorite MilkShake?

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Aug 19 2010

Top 5 French Fries in the USA

Category: Best List | Best of | Top 5 | triviaThe List Ninja @ 14:43

Don’t you just love awesome French fries? Unfortunately, Most of us grew up on happy meals and combo meals.  At FasList we have compiled a list of the Best Restaurant Review Websites to save you a little time.  All of our chain favorites made the list. Here is a list of the Top 5 French Fries in the USA according to the Zagat's poll. 

Best French Fries

1.   McDonald's

2.   Five Guys

3.   In-N-Out Burger

4.   Wendy's

5.   Burger King

Who has your favorite fries?

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Aug 18 2010

Top 5 Burger's in the USA

Category: Best List | Best of | facts | new list | Top 5The List Ninja @ 15:20

Don’t you just love a good cheeseburger? Unfortunately, Most of us grew up on happy meals and combo meals.  At FasList we have compiled a list of the Best Restaurant Review Websites to save you a little time.  All of our chain favorites made the list. Here is a list of the Top 5 Burgers in the USA according to the Zagat's poll. 

Best Burger

1.   Five Guys

2.   In-N-Out Burger

3.   Wendy’s

4.   Burger King

5.   McDonald's

 

Which burger is your favorite?

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Aug 16 2010

Top 10 Colleges that produce Billionaires

Category: Best List | Best of | facts | top 10 lists | triviaThe List Ninja @ 22:03

Don’t we all want to be a Billionaire?  It would be nice but when only a few hundred out of several billion people are billionaires, the odds seem a bit distant without a little luck.  So to increase your odds, here is a list from Forbes of the Top 10 schools that the exclusive list of billionaires has attended:

Top 10 Universities that Produced the most billionaires

1. Harvard University: (54) Number of billionaire alumni
2. Stanford University (25)
3. University of Pennsylvania (18)
4. Columbia University (16)
5. Yale University (16)
6. University of Chicago (13)
7. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (11)
8. New York University (10)
9. Northwestern University (10)
10. Cornell University (9)

Only one of these made the list of the Top 10 Colleges for the money list. 

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Aug 15 2010

Top 5 Easy Ways to Save Money

Category: Best List | Best of | facts | Tips | Top 5The List Ninja @ 18:13

Are times and money a little tighter in your house these days?  Everyone is looking for ways to save money by cutting out the non-essentials.  In addition there are also many ways to save money on all of your must have items.  So if you are looking for hot deals on luxury clothes or the best websites for saving money, here is a list of the Top 5 easy ways to start saving money today:

1.      Auto Insurance – Have you shopped your auto insurance this year?  If not, take a few minutes to reduce your coverage on older cars and also shop around.

2.      Cable, Phone, Internet – Sometimes the best deals are with putting all of these services with 1 company.  If not, work them against each other to match the current promotion.  

3.      PrePaid Phones – This may be one easy way to manage the charges on those additional phones.  The pre-paid option has become very competitive and offers great deals along with cost control.

4.      Shop Online – If you have patience (You can wait a few days), then shopping online for about 50% of your purchases can save you up to 25% over the year. 

5.      Eat at Home – Take your favorite grocery store’s weekly flyer and only buy what is on sale or has a coupon.  This will rotate your menu for the week and save you money.

So as you venture out to save money and grind through the recession have one motto – Never pay full price. What is your favorite way to save money?

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