Who could resist a purposely lame 1980’s style video game that features a purple unicorn and his Fabio lookalike master who are in search of floating cheese puffs while attending a birthday party thrown by puppies? Maybe lots of people, but a certain writer could not. In fact, the aforementioned writerÂ just spentÂ a little too much time playing Cheeto’s Legend of the Cheetocorn.Â The quirky and dumb video game isÂ little more an elaborate advertisement for Cheetos, yet it possesses a certain “what the hell” factor that makes you take a second look.
In fact, take a gander at the hot articles on Digg, for example. The majority of them have a certain wacky or unique appeal thatÂ begs readers to stop and click. Everything from stories about women with multiple body parts to the obligatory goofy animal articles are [Read more…]