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In Which I Trick the E*Trade Baby Into Saying the Forbidden Words About Lindsay Lohan

There were obviously a lot of awesome things about the Lindsay Lohan-E*Trade dispute, at least from a Legal Blog Watch perspective:

Now, some details from the confidential settlement have started to leak out and they, too, are pretty amusing. According to Radar, E*TRADE has now created a funny website where you can create your own talking E*Trade baby (you type in the message you want the video baby to say, hit the "Speak" button, and the E*Trade baby then says those words -- good times!), but at least two words in the English language are off limits:"Lindsay" and "Milkaholic."

Radar reports that the ban of these two words is the result of the settlement last year. I tried to make the baby say "Lindsay," of course, and here is what I got back:

Undeterred, I struck a blow for free speech by tricking the baby into saying the forbidden words using the following sentence: "Hi, this is Bruce and I'm here with that milk a haulic Lynn Z." Click here to view my handiwork.


Posted by Bruce Carton on February 9, 2011 at 12:22 AM | Permalink | Comments (1)


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