Tag: humor and oddities

Mighty Morphing Toaster Pastries

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BoingBoing links to an amusing video of a Nigerian scam email turned into a soliloquy.


Reading this Theomorph post got “Dueling Banjos” stuck in my head. I definitely sympathize with his contempt for NASCAR. Is it okay to loathe my customers? When they come in reeking of stale cigarette smoke and asking only for books about NASCAR or World War II airplanes (”Not the pilots or the history, just the …

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The Down Side

Indiana University study: having children significantly lowers parents’ IQs A five-year study run by Indiana University’s Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction proves what many in the scientific community have always suspected: having children significantly lowers the IQ of both male and female parents. Well, pro-lifers may be outbreeding pro-choicers, but we’re …

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Sock Monkey in '04

Prior to primary and caucus season, the battle cry of all but the staunchest supporters of Bush was “Anybody But Bush in ’04”. Then people saw what the Democratic party had to offer and suddenly it was “Does it have to be one of them?” Many ex-Democrat non-Republicans began to brace themselves for a clothespin …

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