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April 01, 2013

DON'T MEAN TO BRING YOU DOWN, BUT...

Here's a really sweet essay by Joel Achenbach, an old friend and a wonderful writer, about his mom, who has cancer. Don't feel as though you have to read il, OK? But it's not as tragic as it sounds.

NAME THAT COUNTY

8:37 p.m. A resident on First Avenue East reported that his septic tank was about to overflow.

(Thanks to Jeff Meyerson)

APPARENTLY THEY HAVE NOT HEARD ABOUT THIS 'INTERNET' THING

A French postal service is planning to deliver newspapers via drones.

(Thanks to Janice Gelb)

CREEPING FASCISM UPDATE

Now they're saying the Easter Bunny has to wear a helmet.

Easter-bunny-stopped

(Thanks to Mark Schlesinger and Jeff Meyerson)

EVEN FOR FLATHEAD COUNTY

...this is weird.

(Thanks to many people)

THEY WERE GOING TO PUT IT ON HIS BILL

Rhode Island city drops fine for allegedly foul-mouthed cockatoo

(Thanks to The Perts)

MEANWHILE IN CANADA

"Dear homeowners,” the letter reads. "Before Easter comes, the community asks that you do not demoralize our subdivision and street with yet again, your very tacky decorations. Halloween and Christmas was enough. Perhaps you should consider that this area is a step above you.”

(Thanks to The Perts)

ODDLY COMPELLING

Informercial GIFs.

(Thanks to jon harris)

 
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