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I love my job: iGoogle at Comic-Con

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Jul. 23rd, 2009 | 10:55 am
location: US, California, San Diego

Today I'm giddy with one of my proudest moments working for Google lo these 5 years. I've been working with the iGoogle team (mostly in an advisory capacity) to prepare Google's participation in Comic-Con and comicbookdom in general.

First off, we've partnered with lots of comics producers who've created 50 gorgeous comic book iGoogle themes. You can find them at http://www.google.com/comicsthemes

Secondly, today's homepage doodle features DC Comics heroes drawn by the legendary Jim Lee. Probably my most favorite homepage doodle ever. It's found at the Classic Google homepage at http://www.google.com

I was the guy on the iGoogle team that new the most about superhero comics, so this was a ton of fun Never before have I contributed to something that does such a great job of combining one of my favorite hobbies with my favorite job. I hope you enjoy them.

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from: chrisfs
date: Jul. 23rd, 2009 06:14 pm (UTC)
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So you knew about this before I told you about it this morning. Is that what you are saying?

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Paul

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from: wintergr3y
date: Jul. 23rd, 2009 06:53 pm (UTC)
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Yes I've been working on this project for weeks. :-)

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laura

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from: vampirefan
date: Jul. 23rd, 2009 07:03 pm (UTC)
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that is so cool! i hadn't seen the logo so i signed out and it's awesome!

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from: deirdremoon
date: Jul. 23rd, 2009 07:54 pm (UTC)
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Wow. That IS an awesome doodle.

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Marian

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from: obviouspseudo
date: Jul. 23rd, 2009 09:48 pm (UTC)
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That is truly fantastic. One of the few things I've heard about that would make me consider working for Google instead of what I'm doing now. :)

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Pure Aoibhill

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from: aoibhill
date: Jul. 24th, 2009 02:40 am (UTC)
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Cool!

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from: chrisfs
date: Jul. 24th, 2009 09:55 am (UTC)
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I like the details. For example, Batman is on the big G and Robin is in the smaller g. And of course Plastic Man stretches himself to make two letters. :)

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