Category Archives: Strictly for bitter laughter

“There are nightmares that make more sense than this”*

From Harper’s Weekly Report: …at the same [Montana rally] event, the president [Trump] also explained, “The brain, more important than the mouth, is the brain. The brain is much more important.” …and in Japan, an octopus that correctly predicted the … Continue reading

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“Staying Safe Where the Wild Things Are”?

Read this in today’s New York Times travel section: “…the secret to surviving a dangerous animal encounter, like one with a shark, bear or rattlesnake, is to not panic.” My advice: The secret to surviving a dangerous animal encounter is … Continue reading

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What you miss if you don’t go on Twitter: laughs

I’m about to post an encouragement to use Twitter as a way of getting real news about Democratic Party politicians — instead of screaming about how the Dems are doing nothing. Before I do, though, let me introduce you to … Continue reading

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