What he doesn’t know is that we have a button on our desk that locked him in there….
An offhand comment from a This is True reader (who noted that the thinking promoted by This is True “restores my faith in Americans”). It made me laugh, so I thought I’d “memify” it.
Ever notice that those who call themselves “supremacists” are almost always the most stupid, the most uneducated, the least able to think people in the country? Which is to say, the most inferior example of a citizen of a free country? You know, the sort of obliviot who doesn’t even see the irony of screaming “You […]
Seriously, guys: do you ever actually read what you write? The text stories on TV news station reports are especially bad on this point.
On this day in 1969, 48 years ago, Apollo 11 successfully landed on the moon. Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin spent about 21.5 hours on the lunar surface, and were outside the lander for only about 2-1/4 hours outside while Michael Collins piloted the command module Columbia alone in lunar orbit while they were on […]
They’re not just for kids — and never have been!
In other news, United is also changing the name of their economy service to “Fight Club”. We reached out to them for a statement about this change, and a spokeswoman replied, “Nobody talks about Fight Club.”
Said to be a display at the library in Platteville, Wisconsin, this week. Platteville has a population of about 11,000, and apparently the librarians have a great sense of humor. (And if you don’t get it: at the Academy Awards Sunday, they announced LaLa Land won best picture, then realized there was a screw-up in […]
And: The truth is the job of the news media. It deserves a pat on the back when it does its job well. Via: The New York Times
“Until they become conscious they will never rebel, and until after they have rebelled they cannot become conscious.” —Orwell in 1984