Absurd Gadgets: Molting Mutant Muppets

Have you ever wanted some privacy while using your computer?  Have you ever been in a public space where anyone can look over your shoulder and steal your idea for the next brilliant blog post?  But most importantly, have you ever been using your computer and had the nagging feeling that, while you enjoy using your computer, it would be so much better if you could look like a molting mutant Muppet while doing so?  Well, now here’s your chance:

(Found via Gadgettes)

These aren’t made to be sold, but are rather for some sort of artistic vision.  As the creator’s Flickr page describes: “They’re supposed to be a fun commentary on how attached and concentrated on technology we are, and to highlight the lack of movement that happens when we’re engrossed in our laptops, keyboards, PDAs, etc.”  I’m not sure exactly what that commentary is.  I just can’t wait for them to make one for the iPhone.  That way, I’ll be spared from seeing people using their iPhones for the purpose of showing other people that they have iPhones.

That, and we need more Molting Mutant Muppets walking around.

Cheers,
Charlie

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5 responses to “Absurd Gadgets: Molting Mutant Muppets

  1. Stumbler here,
    I got to say

    “I just can’t wait for them to make one for the iPhone. That way, I’ll be spared from seeing people using their iPhones for the purpose of showing other people that they have iPhones”

    Is the best statement I have read in weeks. Nice.

    On the other hand that things looks hilarious I want one,… maybe my kids will leave be when I’m working if I have that one.

  2. Oh, I’m thinking a lot of people will leave you be if you had one. 😉

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  5. Yeah now you have privacy and the potential threat of someone busting your noggin or stealing your purse.

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