OUTWITTING If you’ve ever wanted to play with Jessica Alba, pay attention. Next month Zone.com debuts OutSmart, an online trivia game that doubles as a talk show. Players compete against each week’s guest, starting with Dark Angel‘s vixen. ”I’m really into online games,” says Alba. ”And it’s a great way to interact with Dark Angel fans who think they can OutSmart me.”
EYE OF THE BEHOLDER Movie stills are generally considered worthless, but you’d never know it from the promo trade on eBay: A Jurassic Park III press kit sold for $94 last week, and a photo from Kevin Smith’s upcoming Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back went for $25. Says Jay costar Jason Mewes, ”I don’t think there’s anyone I’d want a picture of that I’d pay 25 bucks for.”
SITAR & SPIN Not enough bhangra rock on TRL? The creators of subverttrl.com agree. The site’s goal: Flood MTV with enough Web votes to get Indian pop sensation Daler Mehndi’s ”Tunak Tunak Tun” played on the live request show.