- www.alternet.org/story/148024/Aug 30, 2010 - What makes glasses so expensive? Oblong plastic lenses? Plastic and metal frames? We're getting screwed.
- www.rationalskepticism.org/.../the-prescription-eyeglasses-rip-off-t3927...May 10, 2013 - 20 posts - 7 authorsUnreal - Apple can make an iPod to sell at $200 with serious tech and these idiots want $120 for a bit of plastic and metal before the damn lens.
- voices.yahoo.com/eyeglasses-exposing-rip-off-2755053.htmlFeb 26, 2009 - Eyeglasses are a modern marvel but also a modern rip-off. Here's How.
- www.moneysavingsmarts.com/eye-glasses-are-a-rip-off/Dec 26, 2012 - By Peter Huckleberry. I was watching 60 Minutes last month and saw a piece on how the eye glasses market is controlled by one Italian ...
- glassyeyes.blogspot.com/2006/.../from-3mew-eyeglasses-stores-are-for.h...Nov 10, 2006 - I've been wearing glasses since junior high, and the prices have gotten ...... Eyeglass frames have been a rip off for years because you didnt ...
- www.democraticunderground.com › DiscussSep 1, 2010 - 26 posts - 23 authorsWow -- the Eyewear Industry Is an Incredible Ripoff, But There Are Alternatives. ... Imagine life without your glasses for a year, a week, an hour.
- www.ripoffreport.com/directory/eyeglass-world.aspxRipoff Report | eyeglass world directory of 56 Complaints & Reviews: Eyeglass World Bait and Switch pricing from the advertising Grandville Michigan.
- www.ripoffreport.com/.../glasses.../glasses-usa-customer-service-represen...Apr 14, 2013 - Glasses USA Complaint Review: Glasses USA Customer Service Represenatives Liars Liars New York, New Jersey.
- www.glassesdirect.co.uk/blog/.../bbc-rip-off-britain-jamie-murray-wells/Dec 13, 2010 - Should you buy your glasses on the high street or online? That's what was being asked in today's Rip-Off Britain when Jennie Bond, Angela ...
Sunday, December 15, 2013
Eye Glasses Are a Ripoff
I, Fat Bastardo, have been giving it to you straight for years and while I am an expert on many things and the pontiff on all things fat I am deferring to some expert consumer advocates that have exposed the crooks in the eyeglasses industry. Here are a bunch or articles about how to avoid getting ripped off when you buy prescription eye wear. Click the links below and decide for yourself if the eyeglass industry is a big fucking ripoff corporate gangster run rip off machine.