Am I the only person who thought it was Return of the Jedi without any annoying Ewoks?
In other developments, it seems that a MMORPG (Massive Multiplayer Online Roleplaying Game) is being planned for 2004. The Matrix Online is apparantly set entirely in the Matrix just after the events in The Matrix Revolutions. It could be interesting to see what plot developments happen vicariously but I’ll certainly not be subscribing.
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You’re standing at the urinal minding your own business while doing your business when you hear someone say, “Mmm wooo.” At the further urinal away a dead ringer for the lead singer from Hot Chocolate has just made strange noises. Ever feel like life is one big rabbit hole?
This article from the BBC has left me feeling pretty queasy. Apparently some researchers at the University of Washington have designed a virtual reality simulation in order to plunge arachnophobes into a world filled with spiders.
While flooding techniques have been shown to be effective, if someone made me reach out to touch a virtual tarantula and then touched my hand with a fake one I know it would take years before I’d leave whatever mental institution I’d have been sectioned to. I’ll stay afraid, thank you very much.