Tag Archives: Humor

Mic check: Tubularsock

SO YOU WANT A WAR by Tubularsock   Have you ever been in a situation where you turn on the kitchen lights in the middle of the night to retrieve a glass of water and the floor is alive with … Continue reading

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The parable of the mosquito and the testicles

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Dear Wall Street,

I am writing this letter to get some things off my chest that have been, frankly, bothering me for some time now. Ever since this pesky Occupy brouhaha reared it’s ugly head, it seems that Americans have been garnering for … Continue reading

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Dear Monsanto,

I am writing this letter to say thank you to Chairman and CEO, Hugh Grant, and the distinguished Board of Directors of the Monsanto Company. I was fortunate at a young age to experience your largesse when you shared over 50,000 tons of … Continue reading

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A plain little thing

“Your Majesty, please… I don’t like to complain, But down here below, we are feeling great pain. I know, up on top you are seeing great sights, But down here at the bottom we, too, should have rights.” -Dr. Seuss … Continue reading

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It must be a struggle

Man, I was just thinking to myself, “I wonder when the next war will start? It’s been at least a couple of months since the last one.” Sure enough, France has launched airstrikes in Mali to combat the ever elusive, omniscient … Continue reading

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Chalk fest

Due to the hectic post-holidays, I am taking a break from the regularly scheduled (de)programming to share some of my photos from a local chalk festival. Much respect to the artists who shared their talents and brought some much needed … Continue reading

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The fighter still remains

“In the clearing stands a boxer And a fighter by his trade And he carries the reminders Of every glove that layed him down Or cut him till he cried out In his anger and his shame I am leaving, … Continue reading

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Have you thanked your captors lately?

“No army can withstand the strength of an idea whose time has come.” Victor Hugo As Americans gear up to celebrate Thanksgiving, I thought it would behoove me to show a little more gratitude to the powers that be like … Continue reading

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Dear Mr. President

I know you’re a busy man and I don’t want to take up too much of your time. Truth be told, I’d prefer not to take up any of your time as it might mean I have somehow been cross … Continue reading

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