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Subservient Chicken

Check out Burger King's Subservient Chicken, a new online marketing approach to hype its chicken sandwiches and tenders.
If you decide to "tell a friend," you create an email with the message, "Finally, somebody in a chicken costume who will do whatever you want."


Cool Search Engine

Check out Omnipelagos, a search engine that "finds the shortest paths between any two things."
It reminds me of the Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon trivia game in which you tried to connect Kevin Bacon and any other actor through films or television shows the two worked on using no more than six steps.
Omnipelagos lets you enter two names or concepts and then connects the two. Here's a preset example I saw when I visited.


For Do-it-yourself Enthusiasts

Have you discovered the unusual offerings from Make Magazine and blog yet?
MAKE Magazine bills itself as "the first magazine devoted entirely to DIY technology projects." The audience MAKE aims at is "a growing community of resourceful people who undertake amazing projects in their backyards, basements and garages."
Phillip Torrone, Make Blog Dude and Natalie Zee, Crafts Chica, provide "the most up to date happenings in the Maker and Crafts world" at the blog.



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