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Have you played Angry Birds? It's the number one paid iPhone app in dozens of countries and over 10 million copies of the game have been purchased. It's actually quite fun—you fling angry cartoon birds at various structures made of wood, glass, and stone in an attempt to knock the buildings down and kill all the green piggies inside (because the piggies stole the angry birds' eggs—that's why they're angry). Here it is in action.

Over the past week I've dedicated more hours than I'm willing to admit to playing this stupid addictive game, but the other night it got weird. The birds are basically little suicide bombers. They sacrifice themselves to knock down these buildings and kill the pigs in an act of revenge. In the first level of the second world, there's a building that looks just like the Empire State Building. And you're supposed to bomb it. From the air. With these little angry birds.

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BOMB NEW YORK. FROM THE AIR. WITH ANGRY SUICIDAL BIRD TERRORISTS.

I can't be the only person who finds this a little awkward.