Ok, this has got nothing to do really with SL, but it was too funny to bypass, so here is the Mad TV parody: Apple introducing the iRack!
The Second Life Herald ran an interesting article how to look good with freebies (and nearly freebies) with many pictures included and landmarks to the points. Definitely worth a read when you're short on money, don't want to buy it, but want to look good!
He're is a funny quote from there:
There are three kinds of death in this world. There's heart death, there's brain death, and there's being off the network. -- Guy Almes
Well, not only means being off the network "death" to an avatar, but also lost money, if someone wants to do business, of course!
In the infamous Heise Forums there is a humorous post about the advantages (and disadvantages) of 1st Life! The author praises the perfect framerate, that dates feel much more realistic and so on. A very funny read, it is available here, in German only. For a rough translation in English just try this.
A funny joke found in the profile of Top Tank:
How many Linden Lab employees does it take to change a light bulb?
Answer: Please, everyone, be patient, we're doing the best we can, it's not fun for us either, check the blog for updates, and in the mean time, here's our Torley with "10 Super Fun Things To Do in the Dark!"
Sadly there's much truth in it.