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Tuesday, December 7, 2010
Uncanny Valley Squared
Isn't this sculpty elf creepy? He's too well done and looks too much like an avatar - which makes it the Uncanny Valley2 for me.
Jerremy and I went to explore the Christmas Gone Wrong sim. I hadn't had a chance to look around when I was there the other day and I thought Jerremy would appreciate the creativity of the sim. (When you go be sure to chech out what's on the off sim islands, too!)
Jerremy made my evening by dressing as Santa for our visit. He took a couple of photos, too. Here's one of me checking out Santa's "package":
And here is my handsome Santa, chillin' with the real one: