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Text-O-Possum = Exactly What You Think

It is possible to be too geeky, or live on the borderline between geek chic, moderately geeky and "OMG, why would they do that?" geeky. I suspect Kasey McMahon, who created this Text-O-Possum, a Bluetooth enabled, laser projected keyboard built in to the back leg of an opossum, is part of that last group. "An amazing glimpse of this promised future has just arrived in the form of text-o-possum," says McMahon on her website. "A direction technology based on an optical recognition mechanism enables the user to tap on the key images projected from text-o-possum's back leg." Listen McMahon, taxidermy and geekiness don't mix. Even when you mix it with a laser keyboard.

Source: Wired

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slyxsoy slyxsoy 9 years
...goodness.. people come up with some very strange things
calamityjen calamityjen 9 years
That's just plain weird...eww!
verily verily 9 years
Living possums are nasty enough. Dead ones tied to your keyboard are just wrong.
leeluvfashion leeluvfashion 9 years
WTH? This is just wrong(shakes head in disappointment.)
Supermom Supermom 9 years
tiabia tiabia 9 years
uhhh...YUCK!!! I'm not much of a fan of living opossums, but I surely am not trying to touch a long dead one...I'll stick with my Comodore 64!!!
Luckybird Luckybird 9 years
wtf o_o
Ashenturtle Ashenturtle 9 years
wow, just wow...
tati33 tati33 9 years
PrissyLilBadAss PrissyLilBadAss 9 years
That is quite possibly the most retarded thing I've ever seen.
peachiepink peachiepink 9 years
what on earth?
intensebandgeek intensebandgeek 9 years
redsugar redsugar 9 years
I'm sure Amy Sedaris would love this. Me, not so much.
rubialala rubialala 9 years
jhuck jhuck 9 years
When it comes down to classic clunky keyboard vs. inanimate formerly living keyboard, clunky is always going to win with me.
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