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I wrote a new humor piece for The New Yorker, about the best new apps:

HatrouletteAlready a huge hit in Sweden, this native iPad app is similar to Chatroulette, but for the burgeoning fancy-hat community. “Users can log in and wear whatever kind of hat they want,” said the lead programmer, Djorn Fluugrjonten, “whether they prefer the solemn formality of a balmoral bonnet or the ostentatious pageantry of a busby.” Unfortunately, the developer has so far been unable to tamp down on the obscene nudity that’s quickly overwhelmed the service.

Check it out here!

I wrote a new humor piece for The New Yorker, about the best new apps:

Hatroulette
Already a huge hit in Sweden, this native iPad app is similar to Chatroulette, but for the burgeoning fancy-hat community. “Users can log in and wear whatever kind of hat they want,” said the lead programmer, Djorn Fluugrjonten, “whether they prefer the solemn formality of a balmoral bonnet or the ostentatious pageantry of a busby.” Unfortunately, the developer has so far been unable to tamp down on the obscene nudity that’s quickly overwhelmed the service.

Check it out here!

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