Using PIPEs, Execute a command, convert output to .png file, upload file to imgur.com, then returning the address of the .png.

imgur(){ convert label:@- png:-|curl -F "image=@-" -F "key=1913b4ac473c692372d108209958fd15" http://api.imgur.com/2/upload.xml|grep -Eo "<original>(.)*</original>" | grep -Eo "http://i.imgur.com/[^<]*";}
imgur < /etc/issue % Total % Received % Xferd Average Speed Time Time Time Current Dload Upload Total Spent Left Speed 100 2360 0 635 100 1725 1027 2792 --:--:-- --:--:-- --:--:-- 4058 http://i.imgur.com/bvbUD.png
Sample Output
ifconfig | grep inet | imgur
  % Total    % Received % Xferd  Average Speed   Time    Time     Time  Current
                                 Dload  Upload   Total   Spent    Left  Speed
100 10177    0   636  100  9541    416   6244  0:00:01  0:00:01 --:--:--  7200
http://i.imgur.com/vBvvz.png

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By: dzup
2011-09-23 20:02:22

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