HOH’s One-Minute Recess: You Can’t Keep a Good Bobblehead Down

Posted November 16, 2009 at 10:46am

Vive Congressional bobbleheads! After initially rejecting an iPhone app that portrayed every Member of Congress as an animated bobblehead, Apple has done an about-face and made the program available.[IMGCAP(1)]The company initially refused to sell the app in its store, claiming the app violated its rules on defamatory content, but Apple rethought that decision this weekend. At least one Member of Congress doesn’t take offense at being portrayed as a big-headed goofy cartoon. Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) tweeted his support for the move. “Glad Apple got its head on straight … I sent the developer a note of support,— he wrote. Submit your hot tips, juicy gossip or comments here.Can’t get enough HOH? Get a midday dose of fun and gossip with HOH’s One-Minute Recess, delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here — because everyone deserves more recess.