"Three thousand seven hundred dollars richer after stealing from the job, Marvin Williams
, 25, of Brooklyn, went to urinate in a playground
." - Items from the NYPD blotter
remixed daily in the style
of Félix Fénéon
pairing off-color tweets with panels from Peanuts.
The Twitter Fail Whale
, designed by Yiying Lu
, became an internet phenomenon a year ago
when Twitter became so unstable that the image popped up to hundreds of thousands of users on an almost daily basis. As a result of this exposure, games were created
and many a mashup was made up
. Lu has created a site with all of the Fail Whale related images she could find
). It’s an amazing (and huge) collection containing tributes, to statues, to cakes and beer labels.