Tuesday, July 26, 2005

Carlton Banks: Yes, Eazy-E: No

Today was the second day of software testing at Regis Mortgage for me, Amber and Courtney. Basically we just enter mock mortgage applications into the system all day and document the errors we get. We have specific parameters for the numerical parts of the application, but James told us to just enter jibberish for the freehand info like name and address. But in order to introduce some spark of interest to our day, we put in celebrity names instead. For instance, today Allen Iverson applied for a mortgage for a house at 76 Alley-oop Alley (I know, I'm so clever). Chances of getting approved are improved if you have a co-signer, but inspiration for dynamic duos is a bit hard to come by (suggestions please!).

Following is a partial list of applications I've input over the past two days.

Mortgage Application Approved:
DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince
Marty McFly
Afeni Shakur
Magic & Cookie Johnson
Charles Barkley & Kenny "the Jet" Smith
Mike Jones & Swisha House
Wham. Wham. Wham.
R. Kelly & Chuck/Rufus/Cathy
Russell & Kimora Lee Simmons
Peanut Butter & Jelly
Diet Pepsi & Canada Dry
Raggedy Ann & Andy
Miss Cleo
The Blob


Mortgage Application Denied:
Color Me Badd
Ghostface Killah
Too $hort
Theo Huxtable
Grumpy Bear
Whitney Houston & Bobby Brown

*** UPDATE: Chicken & Waffles were just approved for a refinance on their condo. However, Aunt Jemima's credit score was not high enough to get a loan for that dream house in Pancake City. ***

10 Comments:

Anonymous shell said...

Ok, The Blob I can sort of understand. But why Ms. Cleo??? What credibility does she have?

July 27, 2005 8:41 AM  
Blogger sJea said...

what?!?!? they did not fake approve an app from Mr. Killah!?!?!?!?

July 27, 2005 10:02 AM  
Blogger hanmee said...

Some dynamic duos:
Batman & The Boy Wonder
Mickey and Minnie
Sonny & Cher
Wonder Woman and Wonder Girl
Lois & Clark
Salsa & Chips (Tostidos)

July 27, 2005 11:42 AM  
Blogger S.C. said...

Axl Rose & Slash

Steven Tyler
198 Walk This Way

Steve Jobs
1 Infinite Loop

Bob Marley
420 High Way

Bjorn Toroque

M.C. Hammer!

Pinky & The Brain

July 27, 2005 12:18 PM  
Blogger RR said...

Oh, man, I laughed so hard at this post, especially the Chicken and Waffles part.

Mr. T
(Stan) Laurel and (Oliver) Hardy
Chuck Wagon
Wilma I. Ball
Ima Hogg
Fish & Chips
Clark Bar
Grover Cleveland

Why wouldn't Theo get approved? Couldn't Dr. Huxtable co-sign for him?

July 27, 2005 5:31 PM  
Anonymous Camille said...

Hmmm.
ms. cleo?
i just got a naggin sensation that that bitch ain't Jamaican.

"..call meh now for a bumbuhklott readin!!"

lawduhmercy!

I 2nd Fish n Chips

Queen
Bohemian Rhapsody

apples and cheese

pita chips w/hummus (i say got dayum)

peanut butter n bananas

salty n sweet
(ie. popcorn and snickers)

coffee and chocolate

July 27, 2005 5:50 PM  
Blogger Croaker said...

Steven Hawkings

He should be eligible for some disablities program.

July 28, 2005 4:12 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Duos:
John Stockton and Karl Malone
Gin and Tonic
Allen Iverson and Practice (yeah, we talkin' bout practice)
Jerry Stackhouse and Christian Laettner - Christian Laettner on a reported fight on an airplane between him and then
teammate Jerry Stackhouse (from rival UNC and came out of school early):
"It wasn't a fight. He punched me one time, that's all. I don't fight at
30,000 feet. I have an education."

Cheech and Chong
Big Boi and Andre 3000
Mary Kay Letourneau and Vili Fualaau
Joey Buttafuocco and Amy Fisher
Jeff Gilooly and Tonya Harding

August 03, 2005 12:30 PM  
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