Some silly little ideas from my notebook. There's a video at the end:
Why do smoke detectors cost money? It would make more sense if they were free.
What did humans call the sperm whale before the microscope was invented?
I would like to read a series of interviews with two people who openly dislike each other. Not famous people, random people. Also, an interview with a couple in a fight (the sillier the fight, the better.)
I would like to write a travel piece where I travel to different cities and watch the local news in each city and compare.
There should be a gym that offers old school celebrity workout tape classes -- Jane Fonda projected onto a wall, Alyssa Milano's Teen Steam, etc. This gym would be located in Williamsburg, Brooklyn: