Links for 2006-09-23

Fisher-Price unveils T.M.X. Elmo – Yahoo! News
Fisher-Price, a unit of Mattel Inc., on Tuesday took the wraps off T.M.X. Elmo, ending months of unprecedented secrecy that’s had the toy industry abuzz. Barbie – TMX Elmo Doll with Gift: Toys & Games
Barbie and Elmo are coming together to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Tickle Me Elmo. Barbie doll comes with a red, fuzzy Elmo that “giggles” when you press his belly. Requires 3 button cell batteries, included. Barbie doll measures 12″.

YouTube – Tickle Me Elmo X TMX Elmo
This is so terrifying, but kids seem to like it:

The 13 Worst Things to Happen to Detroit in 2006
Surprisingly, Jack White leaving town isn’t on here…or was that 2005?

New York’s Premier Alternative Newspaper. Arts, Music, Food, Movies and Opinion
New Yorker Michel Gondry takes his French surrealist tastes to new levels in his latest works Panic Attack
Check out exclusive photographs from Spin’s journey on the road with young upstarts Panic! At the Disco and their carnivalesque show.

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Sofia Coppola’s clothing line

When Is Thin Too Thin? – New York Times
Yet there remains an ideal among designers who seem to prize an ever thinner frame to display their clothes. Some who attended the New York shows question whether acceptable boundaries have been crossed, as when fashion glamorized images of heroin abuse i