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A Most Dire Briefing

Barack Obama : What seems to be the problem, gentlemen?

Michelle Obama : It’s 3:26 AM!

John Kerry : I apologize mister President but a situation of great danger to our vital national security interests has arisen in the last couple of hours. 188 more words


Scultura di Boezio

Italian sculptor Alessandro Boezio challenges perception with his anatomical distortions.




This is the kind of art that can cause people to pause long enough to realize there is more than one way to look at the world without delving into madness. 63 more words

Llama chase in Arizona captivates America

Llamas gone wild! Yesterday two llamas escaped from an assisted living facility in Maricopa County, Arizona, where they were serving as therapy animals. According to the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office, the… 208 more words


"Untranslatable Spanish Concepts"

Once again the internet is a source of frustrating linguistic nonsense. On this occasion it is the origin of that frustration that intensifies the awkwardness of the situation. 687 more words

A Linear A Letter

Dear Plato:

Hey Plate, long time no hear from. its been a while. Anyway I am in receipt of your parchment, dated 385 B.C. Well you know the mail these days, with postal rates always going up and all. 494 more words

This sheep thinks it's a dog — and it's really cute to watch!

When she was just a lamb, a sheep named Pet was told she could be anything — so she became a dog. We kid, we kid… Pet only… 213 more words


The absurdity of the impossible

Only those who attempt the absurd will achieve the impossible. I think it’s in my basement… let me go upstairs and check. — M.C. Escher