The balloon was empty. But Ballon Boy sure filled up the Internet, and quickly. Is it a meme? Or just a passing
bli(m)p? Decide for yourself by reviewing how the uneventful saga played out online at KNOW YOUR MEME. If the page is a little wonky, as it seems to be this morning, just go to Know Your Meme's HOME PAGE.
Many many big tings after the click...
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to help MICK JAGGER BUY TOYS for his kids?
Speaking of Jagger, you can read some of his old correspondence (and that of many other well-knowns) at LETTERS OF NOTE.
This is a little corp-o but Vice Magazine has set up a neat exploration of electronic culture for compter company Dell called MOTHERBOARD. Check out Moby's drum maching collection.
You might not thank me for this but who knows, maybe you'll like the MCNUGGETINI.
And then...there's this awesome video of JAPANESE DUDES RUNNING IN SLO MO.