According to James B. Twitchell, luxury has been democratized.
Japanese McDonald’s are slashing burger prices, and the Bangkok Skytrain is drowning in debt (they owe 35 billion baht, to be exact).
Dontlink.com is an amusing compilation of stupid linking policies.
Tourists are eschewing the Taj Mahal; Bhutan, one of the most isolated countries in the world, is getting its own version of Windows; and, here in the States, it seems Jim Traficant’s unruly mop is definitely a rug.
In an attempt to improve their English pronunciation, some Chinese people are undergoing tongue surgery.
Beware of strangers bearing Sony Ericsson T68i camera/cell phones. They may part of an extreme guerrilla marketing campaign.
Lance Armstrong has won his fourth straight Tour de France. Here’s a revealing profile of the man who is arguably the greatest cyclist ever.