Category Archives: funny

Potpourri: Boggle vs. Scrabble, the Bible, SNL meets EPL

So many links, not enough time … 1. With all due respect to fellow sports wordsmith Stefan Fatsis, I agree with this Slate writer: Boggle is better than Scrabble. 2. Lex points out the counterproductivity of current food stamp ideology. … Continue reading

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Why doesn’t MTV play music videos? Don’t ask

Crude but effective. (Translated: This has a lot of Not Safe for Work language and hand gestures, but it absolutely captures the demographic and technological trends that govern MTV’s current programming. And it’s really funny.)  

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The Oatmeal doesn’t take the law into his own hands – he takes it to charity

It’ll be difficult to sum up the case of FunnyJunk v The Oatmeal any better than The Oatmeal does. It’s your standard “cartoonist complains about work being stolen, accused content thief gets all huffy, cartoonist laughs a little and lets … Continue reading

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Yes, I need that ASAP, but I want you to know that I value you as a person

Really funny story from Dar Williams as she introduces one of her classics:

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Cricket: Part of a subtle plot to distract America from Obama’s Islamosociafascism

So say the comments on this piece about the growth of cricket in the D.C. area. Cricket in the United States: popularity grows – The Washington Post.

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Yeah, I posted on Twitter! That don’t mean you *&%$!s can read it!

Man tweets obnoxious comments toward Sandra Fluke. She responds, he responds. Blog screen-caps Twitter exchange. Man thinks he can either sue blogger or intimidate blogger into removing comments — that he made on Twitter under his own name. Me bash … Continue reading

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Gaffes and other non-stories we expect you to care about

Again, Cracked speaks the truth that journalists are afraid to mention. Many (if not most) people don’t follow politics in order to find out who to vote for as part of their duty as citizens living in a democracy. They … Continue reading

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