Humor

The best typo you will read today

An article at TBD.com by Amanda Hess is about HIV-positive black gay men.  Okay, so far so good.   But it had an important typo, namely a key letter left out of a word, and the correction at the top now reads: If you can't read it... ...

Blog Post - Hank Campbell - Oct 11 2010 - 5:27pm

Fishy irony

From Yahoo News. ...

Blog Post - Becky Jungbauer - Oct 17 2010 - 12:38pm

Dear Mayans: Sorry For The Misunderstanding

So the only food that we knew could survive the apocalypse has been driven out of business by its own employees, who also teamed up with single mothers, minorities and atheists to overwhelmingly re-elect a guy determined to jump off a fiscal cliff right ju ...

Article - Hank Campbell - Nov 23 2012 - 1:35pm

A Good Year For The 'A' Word: Fido Report, 2010

Anthropomorphizing, the process, as Twain might say, of “underestimating the animal by assigning to him human traits,” has had a good year. The reasons range from the continuing dominance of the Obama dog, Bo, on Fox News (Bo: “Socialist or simple anarcho ...

Article - Greg Critser - Oct 20 2010 - 3:49pm

Communicating with academics: A guide

Statistically, whichever of these you are not will be funny.   The one you are, not so much. ...

Blog Post - Hank Campbell - Oct 25 2010 - 6:41pm

The Say Of The Week

Rugby is a beastly game played by gentlemen; soccer is a gentleman's game played by beasts; football is a beastly game played by beasts. Henry Blaha ...

Blog Post - Tommaso Dorigo - Oct 30 2010 - 4:16am

Learn Molecular Biology the "Jersey Shore" Way

If you aren't familiar with the cultural lowest common denominator that is the faux reality show "Jersey Shore", well, you are lucky.    It follows the travails of some truly idiotic youngish (and pudgy) people as they drink and fight their ...

Blog Post - Hank Campbell - Nov 4 2010 - 6:11pm

Calculating Needed Thanksgiving Effort

Last week while baking muffins with my son's preschool class, I set fire to the school. Okay, technically I didn't set it on fire —it was only butter smoke from the tin that set off the alarm, necessitating the entire school of a couple hundred ...

Article - Garth Sundem - Nov 23 2010 - 5:44pm

Anime-ika

Did you know about the anime Squid Girl? Apparently it came in third in the 2010 "Net Buzzword Awards," a competition that was heretofore unknown to me. ...

Blog Post - Danna Staaf - Dec 3 2010 - 4:27pm

Test Article

This should not go out in anything but my own personal feed. Please let that work?:D:D:D ...

Blog Post - Test Account - Dec 8 2010 - 8:15pm