Tag Archives: Floaty McFloatface

Depressed at 2 am? Call your, uh, therapist

Your therapist is a chatbot called Woebot. Will the Woebot help you cope with your problem? I don’t care. It’s the best name for a product maybe ever. I’d dial in just to say, “Yo, Woebot!” That’d keep me laughing … Continue reading

Posted in The Facts of Life | Tagged , | Comments Off on Depressed at 2 am? Call your, uh, therapist

In a name-new-snowplows contest, what name won the most votes?

What seems like a long time ago, when we all had a desperate need for something to laugh at before going to sleep, I learned about a new floating bridge on the Isle of Wight. The Isle’s governing body had … Continue reading

Posted in The Facts of Life | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on In a name-new-snowplows contest, what name won the most votes?

Don’t tell me what we CAN’T name the new dwarf planet!

One of the gripes I have about the Times is when its hard copy headlines are altered forĀ  the digital copy. I read both — or, rather, use each differently — but always start with the hard copy. And in … Continue reading

Posted in The Facts of Life | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Don’t tell me what we CAN’T name the new dwarf planet!