It’s Funny and True

Posted by Jim on Aug 12th, 2011
Aug 12

weird toe shoes from toothpaste for dinner

Today’s Toothpaste for Dinner comic hits home.

Seasonally Appropriate

Posted by Jim on Mar 16th, 2011
Mar 16

Uncle O’Grimacey’s blood is a combination of Shamrock Shake and Jameson.

The Best Rings Not Made from Onions

Posted by Jim on Feb 11th, 2010
Feb 11

Nothing says “Olympics” like the worlds largest dinosaur statue.  See this and other photos of the torch relay at

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Posted by Jim on Mar 16th, 2008
Mar 16

Filmed a year ago, out side of Bull Feeney’s. Be sure to do your best Chris De Burgh impression and keep your eyes on the lady in red.

Science can Work for You

Posted by Jim on Mar 13th, 2008
Mar 13

Any scientific theory that has the caveat “requires time travel” is ok in my book.

Davis in ’08

Posted by Jim on Feb 27th, 2008
Feb 27

If you thought Lasagna Cat was funny, you’ll love Garfield Minus Garfield, where the author (dare I say it) improves upon the genius of Jim Davis by removing Garfield from the strips.  This entry is a guaranteed lol.

The Future of Sock Monkey Art

Posted by Jim on Feb 17th, 2008
Feb 17

I just came across this on Etsy: Obi-Wan Kenobi Sock Monkey

Friends, this is where the school of sock monkey art is headed. In a few years, we’ll all be making Star Wars themed sock based creations. A piece of PEZ from my R2D2 dispenser to the first person who sends me a picture of a Sock Nien Nunb.

Quote of the Day

Posted by Jim on Jan 24th, 2008
Jan 24

Mike Matthews, embalming professor in the Mortuary Science Program at the University of Minnesota, on alternatives to traditional embalming fluids:

A bottle of scotch works fine. It’s embalmed me several times.

As quoted by Alan Weisman in The World Without Us

Never Forget!

Posted by Jim on Jan 20th, 2008
Jan 20

Here’s the new license plate I just ordered! What do you think of it?

On a related note: the Maine Bureau of Motor Vehicles hates my freedom.  You go try to make a “Support the Troops” license plate with 911HERO on it.

The Queens He Used Did Not Excite You

Posted by Jim on Jan 18th, 2008
Jan 18

Chess is now sporty enough to be covered by Sports Illustrated, and all it took to accomplish this feat was Bobby Fischer’s death. There is one other silver lining to this sad event: Searching for Bobby Fischer just got a whole lot easier.

Lastly, this video is how I will honor Mr. Fischer’s final checkmate. Enjoy!

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