Archive for November 29th, 2011
Senator Joe Lieberman of Connecticut is famous for lots of really stupid fucking ideas, and just as his jowls keep drooping, the stupid ideas keep flowing. This time, he’s taken pen to paper to write a letter to Google, urging them to add a “terrorist flagging button” to Blogger, which in no way would ever be used for anything but responsible adults identifying real terrorist threats.Lieberman got the idea after it turned out that New York’s “lone wolf” terrorist suspect Jose Pimentel had a blog on Blogger. Because Lord knows, all the internet needs are more buttons to stop terrorism.
A UK design team has devised a urinal-mounted games console, which it hopes will relieve men of boredom across the country.Mounted above the traditional ceramic bowl, its infra-red censors turn nature’s call into an opportunity to play games.A bar in south London is the first to purchase and install the product.BBC Click’s Marc Cieslak went to the bar to put the equipment to the test.