Standing in its rightful place between a donut and a cupcake on Google’s campus in Mountain View, Google’s Android, dressed as a pirate for Halloween, salutes passersby. I have no idea why it’s holding a shopping bag, but it does have a peg leg!
Google’s not the only company celebrating. If you tweet ONLY ‘#trick’ or ‘#treat’ on the Twitter.com Web site, your dashboard will get a friendly visit from this bird:
For overly enthusiastic cube monkeys in need of costume ideas, here’s inspiration from Twitter employee Charles Magnuson.
And last, but not least: Zuckerberg in a Very Important Meeting.
If you know of other startups doing silly and/or ridiculous things today, e-mail them in at firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll add.
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