And I thought they were annoying enough on listservs

No trucks, and I will return to the office on Monday: Out of office message ends up on road sign.

Equality! It’s not just for the French any more

Found on Alas, a blog: Dennis Prager says, “Americans Hate Equality.”

Equality, which is the primary value of the left, is a European value, not an American value.

Because equality is a French value, or anti-American, or something. And the Founding Fathers never said anything about equality. Except when they did. Or something.

I think I need to look at puppies now.

Won’t someone please think of the children?


If you live in California, vote “no” on Proposition 8. For the children.

Hey, look! The New Yorker found the Internet

Katz v XKCD: The Great Cartoon-Off of 2008.

A bright spot that we all need

Politics, the stock market, never ending war in Iraq. If you need a break from all that, try the Tomato Nation Fall Contest and give to DonorsChoose.org. You pick the cause and your money goes right to the project which needs it. It’s already raised $40K – can it reach $100K? $200K?