Check out the i-Buddy desktop accessory that will probably appeal only to hardcore MSN Messenger users.
i-Buddy is specially designed for Windows Live Messenger (MSN Messenger) users. It is a physical representation of your buddy. You can program it to recognize a particular buddy account, and it will response to all messages and status events sent from your buddy. It is a 3-inches tall figurine connected to the computer using a USB cable. Specially designed in tiny size, so that it does not consume much space while you are at work. It is perfect to put on top of your monitor too.
Would you be willing to part with $32 for this desktop accessory that has no real practical purpose?