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- Posted on Jan 25th 2008 6:00PM by James Sullivan
Instigator Carl Morris tells the San Francisco Chronicle that he was initially a bit embarrassed by his little stunt. "What sensible grown adult would do such things?" he jokes.
As it turns out, plenty of them. The site has bubbled over into an enthusiastic following on Flickr and spawned apparent copycats, including Bookface and Balloonface. Sleeveface "relies on vinyl and people getting together," says Morris, "and these are both undeniably good things." The fan base has even gone global. "It works in any language," says Morris. Just don't tell the Nooge.