“Eight years of tension”

Earlier yesterday, 1: 1:32am EDT . . . this landed on Mars . . . 2: 1:34am EDT . . . making these folks happy 3: 1:47am EDT It sent back pictures of its shadow…

Sheepdip &c.

In Wales, there are many, many sheep. Any time you have an abundance of animals, you also have an abundance of their . . . poop. Typically, herbivore poop makes for fertile farmland, but a…

News Bits

If You Go Out in the Woods Today Department: 248 Human Fetuses Found in Russian Forest To Serve and Protect: Earlier this month, 18 police officers in Shandong province, China spent over 40 minutes rescuing…

Peekaboo

Removing him from the user database was sufficient to delouse W&F, but I somehow managed to blank the site’s home page.

Cleanup at Checkout

It’s been a few months (about half a year or so) since I last posted here. In that timeframe, some decent people passed away, greedy American mortgage lenders managed to collapse the world’s economies, I…

Two Bozoes Down

  Both Bozo the Clown (Larry Harmon) and Jesse Helms died this week.  Some more-flattering Helms quotes may be seen in a 2001 New York Times article by Kevin Sack.   Less-flattering quotes here.  My opinion…