In line with Popbitch‘s punderful headline, “Does my bomb look big in this?”, the irrepressible Bina Shah has concluded that the only sensible riposte to the disasters afflicting us is to go shopping. She also compares the US to a giant cockroach. I think it’s less Kafka than kompliment, and that she’d have joined the neighbours in Days of wine and roses in their strenuous objections to Joe/Jack Lemmon’s attempted roachicide. (I’m still piling in the old films.)
- Creative entomology
Neither man nor beast, was this what Kafka had in mind? This cartoon by the great James Ensor of the once
- Professor Asshole
This is Stronzo Bestiale, the fictitious Italian physicist, author of numerous peer-reviewed scientific papers. However, stronzo bestiale surely isn’t total asshole
- New Andalusian national virtual reality hymn
Sounder quarters have noted growing interest in other-language versions of the dawnzer lee light song. Something similar is afoot here, where
- She’s a bombshell from Brooklyn (and not from Brazil)
Some Friday morning cheer from Dubin & Monaco in a recording by Xavier Cugat, one of Hitler’s more unlikely faves: Perhaps the
- Alostrophe! Now you see’s it, now you dont!
Two missing apostrophes near the grocer’s grocer.