Now That You Think of It

Plus, “ET-The Extraterrestrial” would be abbreviated ET-TE.

She Has a Bone to Pick

Reba Nell McEntire (1955- ) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and record producer.

49 Years Ago Today

Yeah, you saw everyone posting about the 49th anniversary of the first moon walk. Here’s something different. It was the first USPS “jumbo” commemorative airmail stamp, and you can’t get much faster than a rocket in space. The master printing die was taken to the moon on Apollo 11, and the crew canceled one test stamp … See the Meme

“The Spam Problem”

Sent by a reader* with the title shown as the subject line. I did track down the origin: it’s from November 30, 2016 — a few weeks after Trump was elected — as an entry in a Trump “Photoshop Battle” on Reddit by user LeontiosTheron. * I didn’t make it, so no “RandysRandom.com” imprint on it. The … See the Meme

Stay Within the Lines

Oscar Levant (1906–1972) was an American pianist, composer, author, comedian, and actor. He was as famous for his mordant character and witticisms, on the radio and in movies and television, as for his music. (Illustration: George Wachsteter (1911–2004))

Sally Jessy

I know not everyone will “get” this one, but those who do will enjoy it. (Hint)

Why I’m Doing This Site

This meme, featuring Marilyn Monroe & Jane Russell, is exactly how I found it in the wild. Two months down! Hope you’re enjoying the Random stuff I find/create.

Uh Oh, I Think He’s Serious

A take-off on a popular meme style: Liam Neeson threatening the kidnapper in Taken. At least most people have figured out the garbage in “clickbait” adlines, and know better than to click them. Right? Right?

Dorothy Parker on Writing

Parker was well known as a writer, especially for The New Yorker, but also as one of the founders of the Algonquin Round Table, a group of New York City writers, critics, actors, and wits who met for lunch each day at the Algonquin Hotel from 1919 until roughly 1929. At these luncheons they engaged in … See the Meme

Einstein on the Internet

Listen to Einstein: think about it before you believe it!