Web siteTin foil hats actually make you more vulnerable to mind control: http://people.csail.mit.edu/rahimi/helmet/
      – BorgClown, 2008-12-20 at 22:15:10   (6 comments)

On 2008-12-20 at 22:17:03, BorgClown wrote...
I love to see this silly stuff out of MIT, or any other serious institution BTW. I'm a fan of the Ig Nobel prizes too: http://improbable.com/
On 2008-12-21 at 17:04:13, Lee J Haywood wrote...
That's another ancient one - from 2005 this time. These things always get onto the social networking sites shortly after they first appear. (:
On 2008-12-22 at 03:23:35, BorgClown wrote...
These tales come back time after time as people who haven't heard of it hear of it. This was new to me, and looks like a classic tale to tell.
On 2008-12-22 at 10:53:39, Lee J Haywood wrote...
Yes, I still see things reappear that I remember from the earliest days of the Internet, and they sweep around all over again.
On 2008-12-22 at 18:00:00, BorgClown wrote...
It's funny how these viral memes behave like real-world plagues.
On 2009-01-13 at 21:41:45, DigitalBoss wrote...
The wearing of a tin foil hat indicates that a vulnerable mind is in the process of being controlled.