Update: I’ve removed this now. It isn’t bad at all, but it did slow things down a bit, and after a few days, we hadn’t had a single conversation on it, so it was a bit of a waste of space. I still think it’s worth a go, though, if you’re in the market for such a thing.
After reading about it on TechCrunch, I’ve stuck a little chat box on the right side of PigPog, using InCircles. It’s similar to the Meebome thing we tried some time back, but where that just let you chat to me, this shares a chat session with everyone who’s on PigPog at the time. Which probably includes people who are more interesting than me.
From Boing Boing
“Penguin has released six classic titles with pure white, art-quality covers for people to design their own book jackets. Titles include The Picture of Dorian Gray,Magic Tales from the Brothers Grimm and Emma.”
What a great idea! More on the My Penguin collection on the Penguin Blog.
Cool set of photos of souvenirs taking place of the things they represent. Via Boing Boing. Interesting idea for holiday entertainment.
If you like your rock music and/or enjoy a good squee, treat yourself to a copy of the December issue of Classic Rock. It’s the 100th issue and to celebrate, has a feature on 100 icons of rock, as chosen by the stars. All the GuitarPr0n favourites are there…
- Matt Heafy of Trivium (ask your kids) honours Kirk Hammett
“Not half as much fun as the GuitarPr0n Hall of Squee” says rock legend Page
On Thursday night Channel 4 broadcast the 2006 UK Music Hall of Fame ceremony, which was packed to the rafters with the cream of the music industry, and there were plenty squee moments to be enjoyed too. Inducting Led Zeppelin was one of LadyM’s favourites, Queen’s Roger Taylor, and giving love to the Zep boys in a film clip from the studio (where he’s no doubt busy with his VR pals getting on with that goddam second album already) was the curly haired squee monster known as Slash…[image:1746 size=original].