Monthly Archives: February 2010

Knock Knock

News that scientists have established the possibility of communicating with individuals thought to be “in vegetative states” arrives at a timely moment: the Tea Party Movement Convention got underway just yesterday.  Sarah Palin is the keynote speaker, and rumors are … Continue reading

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…and Call Him in the Morning

As it unfolds, this has become my favorite story of the year so far.  We pick it up at the arrest of the so-called “Sweat Lodge Guru”: FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities have charged motivational speaker James Arthur Ray with … Continue reading

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‘Tards “R” Us

Hoo boy!  Rahm Emanuel makes the stupid mistake of saying something politically incorrect where people could hear him, and Sarah Palin calls in the liberal mainstream media to seize an opportunity to play outraged offended victim. Last week, the Wall … Continue reading

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Wan Hung Lo

And I thought the mold-prone dry wall was unsettling. In November, investigators in Hunan province provided details about a July raid on an underground workshop where they found laborers lubricating condoms with vegetable oil in unsterile conditions, passing off the … Continue reading

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Is Tetely the New KoolAid?

From the people who told their Congressman to “keep yore damn socialist hands offa my Medicare payments……..” A Tea Party convention billed as the coming together of the grass-roots groups that began sprouting up around the country a year ago … Continue reading

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