Posts tagged "angry birds"

Attention, Passengers: Soon You’ll Be Allowed To Play Angry Birds For Your Entire Flight

Good news, fliers! The FAA announced plans to ease up on its rules regarding electronics on planes. Soon, we'll be allowed to use portable devices for the entire flight. I imagine this is a huge relief to flight attendants who are probably sick of playing kindergarten teacher by telling grown adults to turn off their…

By: Claire Hannum / October 31, 2013

Angry Birds Reaches Peak Cultural Saturation Point With (Fugly) Angry Birds Dress

When Amelia IMed me a photograph of this dress this morning, I just thought it was a fugly dress. Then she patiently explained to me it is not just an ugly dress, but an ugly Angry Birds dress, which I finally see if I stare at the wearer's right boob. Next time, Teija Vesterbacka, wife…

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 7, 2011

Check It: Angry Birds On A Math Test

Everything I know about physics I learned playing Angry Birds. (Physics is all about different types of birds divebombing mean green piggies, isn't it?) And now the youth of America can learn from everyone's favorite iPhone game, too. Boing Boing found this question on a math test — worth seven points — to school the…

By: Jessica Wakeman / July 17, 2011

Pomplamoose Covers The Angry Birds Theme Song

Pomplamoose, an indie rock band beloved for their covers of "Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)" and "Beat It," has now covered the Angry Birds theme song. How zeitgeist-y! I love this — even if it's just not the same without those sinister piggie snorts. [YouTube]…

By: Jessica Wakeman / May 10, 2011

Angry Birds’ Easter Edition Is Here!

We might be just a little obsessed with Angry Birds here at The Frisky. I can even do a halfway decent "heh heh heh" piggy impression when asked! Well, the Easter bunny has a present for us all. The app Angry Birds Seasons (which puts out seasonal versions of the addictive game) introduced an Easter…

By: Jessica Wakeman / April 18, 2011

Angry Birds Continues Its Quest To Ruin My Life

So, what are your plans this weekend? I'm going to work on my book proposal, maybe do a little reading, see a movie, perhaps get brunch with friends -- oh, wait, NO I'M NOT. Because, as of midnight tonight, Angry Birds -- the iPhone and iPad app that has already stolen countless hours of my…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 21, 2010