Archive for the 'Satire' Category

Texas Governor Perry says “Choose Wife!”

In a ground-breaking move Thursday, the Texas Senate passed a bill approving new license plates that read “Choose Wife” — thus allowing Texans to publicly display their concern for high divorce rates in the state. The bill now moves to the House.  If it passes there, concerned Texans will be able to order the metallic [...]

A liberal sense of humor?

Long and long ago, Conservapedia proved beyond any shadow of a doubt that conservatives have a sense of humor. But the jury’s been out about liberals. Until now. Jon Swift weighs in. (My goodness, how I’ve missed him…)

Laugh! (and the world will laugh with you)

My jaw pretty much hit the floor when I saw the cover of the July 21 New Yorker. (Photo from The Politico story, here) I mean… an Afro-wearing, AK47-slingin’, boot-stompin’ Michelle fist bumpin’ a Muslim Barack in the Oval Office? With Osama AND a burning American flag? Couldn’t the artist jam any more paranoia into [...]

Better in blue

From Reuters: MADRID (Reuters) – Spain’s parliament voiced its support on Wednesday for the rights of great apes to life and freedom in what will apparently be the first time any national legislature has called for such rights for non-humans. [snip] Thank goodness! I bet this guy will feel much better now that he can [...]


Aha! Guys learn all that obscure macho stuff by osmosis! I admit it. I didn’t know this. Since I’m just a Y-deficient blogger, though, I had to check with Dear Husband. And it turns out she’s right! DH confirms that he did not actually read the 200+ military books in his library. Rather, he placed [...]