What happens when you blend the game of Monopoly with the so-called "Patriot" Act?
You get a board game where the object is to be the last player to retain any Civil Liberties.
Instead of landing on say, Oriental Avenue, you land on color-coded terror alert sites, and get Homeland Security cards instead of Chance cards. And you don't Go To Jail - you go to Gitmo.
Read more here. (Note the story refers to the "inventor" of the game as an "artists" and "activist". (and hat-tip to the Rodeo Monkey for the story)
Next oddity of the day arrived via Cherokee Sage Woman. Police raid a near-full blown factory manufacturing snack foods made of marijuana - complete with names like "Pot Tarts" and "Buddhafingers."
And one more - the Las Vegas artist who found his BBQ chicken made him the "Rodney King of Chicken."