David Foster Wallace's Hilarious Letter To His College Newspaper
David Foster Wallace, author of "Infinite Jest," would have turned 50 today. To celebrate his birthday, here's the letter he wrote to the Amherst College newspaper in response to a jerk who thought it was an unalienable right to blast AC/DC as loud as humanly possible.
"Beauty And The Geek" Jeans Is Like Having A Computer In Your Pants
Artist duo Nieuwe Heren, which consists of Erik de Nijs and Tim Smit, created this practical pair of slacks embedded with a working mouse and keyboard in addition to speakers entitled "Beauty and the Geek". According to Nijs, the pants are supposed to work with a wireless blue tooth connection. This is geek chic taken to a whole new level.
Speakers That Make Less Money Than Snooki
You've probably heard by now that Snooki got paid $32,000 to speak at Rutgers University, while Nobel Prize and Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Toni Morrison got paid $30,000. These are American values, folks! Lets take a look at some other people who make less than Snooki!