So the ugly app sold only 30k since promoting it on Stern

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by Kool, Mar 28, 2012.

  1. Kool

    Kool Well-Known Member Banned User

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    U would think it would've sold a lot more..
     
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    Not really. That's more than I would have expected. I didn't think that many people listened to Stern.
     
  3. BrulesRules

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    it was like the #4 app in the app store last night, I actually couldn't believe it. It's called Ugly Meter right?
     
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    Who wants to be told you are ugly
     
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    Who would pay $5 for it?! I'd give them $1, but I want the pro version damn it! Not the cheap $1 shit!!


    Potatoes are cheap. :shucks:
     
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    free is too much for that nonsense
     
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    Who the fuck would get an app that says Beth is better looking than Angelina Jolie??
    It is a totally farcical app.
     
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    I'd use it to bring hawt chicks down a peg!





    Then fuck em! :hump:
     
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    Boy, you sure butchered that adjective.
     
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    Dlist Well-Known Member VIP

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    It is a reference to an Al Michaels call when Bobo called in.Tried to find on Youtube
    (and I corrected my spelling)
     
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    Apple gets 30 cents on every app sold, Howard gets a $1.00.

    Now you know why it costs $4.99 now.;)
     
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    Was only referring to the spelling, not the reference.

    It was the Al Michaels/Peter Jennings/ "Bababooey to you all" call. :)
     
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    When the price drops to .99, it may be worthwhile for someone to buy it and show that for 10 different pics of the same person, you get 10 results. I presume it measures facial symmetry, which can easily be tinkered with by changing the position of your chin. There is a lot of interesting science behind instinctual attraction, but you'll get none of it from that shitty app.

    This show put out a few years ago has a nice overview of the issue:

    [video=youtube_share;1AZe9g2Huz0]http://youtu.be/1AZe9g2Huz0[/video]