18 is the number of iPhone applications the App Store showed me when I entered the search term ‘fart’.  Seriously.  There are already EIGHTEEN fart-related apps in the App Store.  That just seems unbelievable to me. I know Apple recently loosened the restrictions on what sort of apps can be granted entry into the App […]
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18 is the number of iPhone applications the App Store showed me when I entered the search term ‘fart’.  Seriously.  There are already EIGHTEEN fart-related apps in the App Store.  That just seems unbelievable to me.

I know Apple recently loosened the restrictions on what sort of apps can be granted entry into the App Store – in particular, allowing for more NSFW sort of apps to be granted entry.  I’m good with that policy.  I just somehow didn’t expect that quite such a tidal wave of flatulence apps would be unleashed so quickly.

Now you might ask why would anyone be searching for fart-related items in the first place.  Good question.  I’m going to blame my friend Dan’s post on the new Who Farted app for catching my eye this morning.  And I guess I should also come clean and admit that I have purchased this app today. 

I think my daughter will get a big kick out of it, especially given its ability to ‘release’ any of its 30 loud and proud rude sounds on a timer (1 minute later, 5 minutes later etc).  That’s my excuse anyway, and I’ll be sticking to it 🙂

Anyway, if you’re in dire need of this sort of app, just try that little search out …

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