Thursday, 7 April 2005

The Amazing Live Sea-Monkeys®

Last night (in the midst of an iDisk outage) I discovered that MacMonkies had posted one of my desktops featuring Batman (1991). Thanks Brad. The ubiquitous site's name got me thinking about Sea-Monkeys®! You know, those amazing 'instant life' pets advertised in American comics from the '60s onwards?

Two decades ago a High School friend and I purchased My First Pet™ (includes 4 sachets, Ocean Zoo® and Million-Bubble™ Air Pump) from Transcience. A quick search on the web and, boom, those petite pets are still a thriving industry. I've an unopened Sea-Monkey® Starter Kit in the attic. Take Water Purifier and just add Instant Life...