Geico’s Pig Street Luges

Written by Lillian Tram on April 30th, 2012

 

Maxwell the pig has gotten enough fans that Geico has starred him in yet another commerical. This time he gets his thrills racing on a street luge. Could Maxwell be giving the Geico gecko a run for his money? Only time will tell. Weeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee!

Big Pig App

Written by Lillian Tram on April 23rd, 2012

 

This Big Pig app is oh soooo addicting. A fun little physics game, the goal is to stack objects up to form a steady structure that can support a big pig that drops from the sky. If you don’t stack carefully, the big pig will tumble over! Remember to make the dreams of pigs come true and make them bigger!

Target Pig Tissue Box

Written by Lillian Tram on April 16th, 2012

 

Maybe it’s just me, but I think my sniffles will go away a little faster if there’s a cute pig holding my tissues. You can find this pig tissue box at Target.

Pig Art to Commemorate a Pig Town

Written by Lillian Tram on April 4th, 2012

 

The town of Smithfield, Virginia is celebrating the beauty of pigs by having eight local artists paint fiberglass porcine statues, which will be displayed in various locations in Smithfield later this year. The themes painted on the statues will highlight the connection between pigs and their town’s history. Smithfield, Virginia is known as the “Ham Capital of the World” as it is home to Smithfield Foods, a Fortune 500 company that is the largest producer of pork products in the world. I think that this would be a great project to do in Atlanta someday. Now if I could only get some artist support…