November 10, 2008
Design Your Own Muppet
FAO Schwarz is letting you design your own muppet online and bring it home for $90.
TinyURL has always been a useful tool for making really long links into small ones to save space (or to hide what you're linking to). But until recently, there just wasn't a good way of turning a normal link into an obnoxiously large URL. Probably because no one in their right mind could ever have predicted a need for such a service. But here it is anyway.
I'm Paying With This Image of a Spider
David Thorne tried to settle his debt with a picture of a spider. Read the amusing email exchange. The customer is always right!
Mary Rambin (Julia Allison's friend who happens to be special because she loves shopping and fashion) has undergone a SECOND colonic and lives to videoblog it.
Modern-Day Sailor Kiss
90-year-old Edith Shain, who was kissed by a sailor in Times Square in one of the most famous photographs ever, was reunited with the Navy.
20 Wildest Reactions to Obama's Victory
The "naked" Facebook group, all 227 of them, got nude in the streets to celebrate the win.
Ocarina for the iPhone
This app turns the iPhone into a musical instrument with particular appeal for fans of the Legend of Zelda. Play the "Song of Time" at your own risk.
Fox News Backlash
Viewers are boycotting Fox News because all that fair-and-balanced reporting got a little too biased, and also...Shephard Smith might be gay.