Most of you probably saw the Create Your Own Simpsons avatar activity on The Simpsons Movie website. The site allowed you to create a Simpsons character that supposedly looked like you. I came close, but it was never quite right.
Today my co-worker Margaret sent me a link to Simpsonizeme.com, which allows you to do essentially the same, but with a picture of yourself, thereby offering a more lifelike depiction of yourself as…er, a cartoon.
I ended up with this:
Seriously, how much does that look like me? The eyebrows aren’t quite right, and my normally lantern-jawed chin is given short shrift, but otherwise: damn. You probably have a picture of me (drunk) making that exact face.
And if you’re saying to yourself “Say, I don’t remember you looking quite that way,” then perhaps you ought to show up here:
It’ll be fun, I promise. If not, you’ll get a beer for your trouble.*
* Offer good only for Old Style