Monday, July 11, 2005


La semana pasada Metropolis (un períodico gratuito de Tokyo) Reporto esta nota:

Please do not adjust your screen—just steel yourself and cling onto something solid, for we really are covering ladies’ undergarments this month. The $100 Forget-me-not Panties from Tokyo’s Panchira (uh-huh) Corp feature a built-in GPS module and a temperature sensor designed to help morons remotely track the whereabouts and state of arousal of their important others. Frankly, it makes the skin crawl, but who are we to argue with customer testimonials such as that from official dunderhead Tim, who spied on his no-good, cheatin’ wife: “Forget-me-not Panties saved me from a bad marriage. We are getting a divorce and I have records for my divorce lawyer proving what a fraud she was.”

pero resulta que el producto no existe. De hecho la página fue diseñada para lograr hits y ganar un premio.

Oh, and in case you’re wondering, the project is part of the Contagious Media Showdown designed to give meaning to the Internet. Forgive us.

y obviamente con tan interesante página ganaron el primer premio de Contagious Media Showdown:

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