Monthly Archives: August 2012
In Grand Island, Nebraska, school officials forbade a three year-old deaf boy to sign his name because the sign for C supposedly looks like a gun. (h/t Weasel Zippers) Which, of course, violates the school system’s no weapons policy. Not … Continue reading
The four-legged varmint is outpacing the two-legged one in his ability to learn. He knows where his toys are stored, and has figured out how to get at them. Initial consideration. The paw/claw manoeuvre (okay, okay, maneuver). The nose job. … Continue reading
The aye-aye teeth win it every time.
The University of Virginia, to its credit, has rejected the Obama campaign demand that it host an Obama campaign event for Virginia’s Albemarle County. One of the reasons cited was the extreme disruption of campus routine at the venues demanded … Continue reading
Michelle Obama, ever seeking for an opportunity to emulate her husband’s mastery of facts, tells people to be sure to go to the polls on November 2nd. All I can add: in all 57 states, too! And while you wait … Continue reading
A very wet bird taking refuge on our porch after a downpour.