How Rich Are You Compared To The World?

A friend of mine emailed me this interesting link. It’s the Global Rich List. It was developed by a company in London called Poke who create interactive media. I like the idea. It’s simple, it’s straight to the point, and it puts things in perspective a little bit.

What this site does is take how much you make then it gauges how rich you are by calculating how many people in the world have more money than you have. It’s a simple calculation and you’d be surprised where you end up on the global scale.

Currently, I don’t feel rich, but I live in a nice place, I have cable, internet, gaming systems, a smart phone, drive a good car, eat in good places, and I am mostly satisfied with my needs like food, clothes, shoes, gadgets, toys, etc… Read more of this post


Health Promotion Fail

Adventures in Sex City characters. Notice Captain Condom on the right.

I ran across this game called “Adventures in Sex City“. It’s an online flash game created by the Middlesex-London Health Unit.

Their goal is to “promote wellness, prevent disease and injury, and protect the public’s health through the delivery of public health programs, services & research“. That sounds pretty noble, until I saw this freaking game they created.

It’s supposed to be used to educate people about safe sex. Isn’t that just great for today’s youth? Learning something helpful while playing a game. So smart, yet the execution of this was TERRIBLE!!! Read more of this post