Category Archives: Strictly for bitter laughter

Facts of Life: Why I love the Daily News

A quickie for your amusement. After expounding on why you need to get your news from newspapers, I entered my online edition of the Daily News. The looming government closure is front page news in the Times and I’m sure … Continue reading

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Let’s go to Saudi Arabia for the belly laugh of the day

Hey! Saudi Arabia is getting all modern. From 538 Significant Digits: 35 years Saudi Arabia has lifted its 35-year ban on commercial movie theaters, and the Saudi government anticipates 300 theaters by 2030. Last week saw a number of screenings … Continue reading

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Great news from U of Eastern Finland!

Via 538 Significant Digits: 130 mmHg New research from the University of Eastern Finland shows that saunas can have a wonderful effect on users’ health, rendering me effectively immortal. Time in a hot sauna reduced systolic blood pressure from 137 … Continue reading

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