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A Celebrity Tabloid Pop Star Porn President infotainment mashup platform.
Eternity is forever. Kings are for life. Presidents get
years. Andy Worhol said everyone will get their 15
minutes in the future. Your average pop song lasts 3
mintues and 10 seconds. Ring tones last for 15
seconds. There will evolve some kind of one second
sound/video blast that compacts
the zeitgeist into
Magpies collect shiny things for thier nests.
online contest/top40/halloffame platform for things
that catch people's attention in general. This would
not be a juried exhibition, but a democratic
crowdsourced engine. The output would be the
attractive one second blasts of information possible.
It would have to start off as a really simple and
accessible mashup tool that allowed not just your
average user but anyone to search, and mash up the
The winners could be played against eachother in a
colleseum/courtroom/dowjones space, maybe in
time/ real space like in a night club / ring, with
wearing and using Mag.Pies to attract eachother in a
||I don't understand the question.
||You should write Sci-Fi. This seems so intriguing but leaves a big question mark in my mind.
||// leaves a big question mark in my mind. //
||Well, there's clearly plenty of empty space there ...
||A long, long time ago
I can still remember how that contest used to make me smile
And I knew if I had my chance
That I could make those people dance
And maybe they'd be happy for a while...
||I worry this would not produce especially novel or surprising results. It would look like a TV advertisement.