[Odd] I’m only worth $8.99

Yoiked from Monkey Filter:

Scott Blake is an artist who deals in barcodes. included on his site are some cool java-based barcode utilties, including counters, clocks and the ability to barcode yourself. Here’s my barcode along with the description of it’s sections:

My Barcode

You can even scan the code when done to determine how much you are worth:

And from the Institute for Women’s Policy Research I discovered the "Gender Gap" which states that "Women Average 72 Cents For Each $1 Earned By A Man."

Talk about a social commentary where we are reduced to simple barcodes. Granted, this is a generic code that could represent any person meeting my details, and not specifically me, but who knows where the future lies.

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