This is an absolutely awesome deal! Just go to the [IHOP website](http://www.ihop.com), click onto the yellow rectangle on the homepage that says "Join the Revolution!" and then sign up. You'll receive a free meal for signing up, one on your birthday and another one on your "membership" anniversary. That's three free meals!
Yes, they'll probably send you other offers to entice you to come into the restaurant.But really, so what? In this economic environment, this a deal that really, well, stacks up.