What is Iron Sheep?• The event seeks to mimic the format ofthe “Iron Chef” television series bychallenging teams to producemeaningful analysis and fun, evocativemash-ups from the same sets of user-generated, geo-coded data within afour hour time frame.• The goal is to provide a semi-structuredenvironment where participants cansocialize, work and learn in a fun yetsocially meaningful project.
---II. The Hippie---“someone that uses words like ‘dude, trippin’, and woah’ aspart of normal conversation”- UrbanDictionaryHabitat: Venice Beach, Culver City
---V. The Foodie---“One that uses sea salt. But only if it’s from Nepal. And only ifit’s hand-mined by the Tamang People in traditional pans.”- UrbanDictionaryHabitat: Silverlake, Hollywood
---VI. The Pornster--“Aficionado of online lady pictures”- UrbanDictionaryHabitat: See www.doj.gov/sexoffenders for moredetail
Team Ram: Using Argentine RacingSheep as a Peri-Urban TransportSystem
Premise• We are exploring the possibility of ridingArgentinian Racing Sheep as a means tobypass the gridlocks. The average speed for aArgentinian Racing Sheep is 75 mph accordingto Yahoo Answers UK and Ireland. This allowsfor a quick and viable option to pass throughLos Angeles freeway’s during rush hour.
Benefits of Sheep Travel- Cheaper than a car- Less c02 emissions- Faster travel time duringtraffic- Tastier than gasoline- Help maintain Los AngelesCounty public parks
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