Saturday, November 26, 2005

Pat Morita

One of those keystones of years past who catches me unprepared and rips away a little bit of my heart when he dies. Jim Henson was the same way, as was Captain Kangaroo, Johnny Carson, and Abe Vigoda.

Bland Obituary

Wednesday, November 23, 2005

Brush up your Shakespeare in public

Quiz, methinks! Bill and I got four and five respectively, Alas!
I am happy that I got the ones from plays thought I knew and only missed on every single guess.

Friday, November 18, 2005

Buckle up and don't forget to put a folded handkerchief in your mouth before starting.

Quiz me!I got 2. A near record. Bill got 3.
I have no damn idea what happened in any of those Bronte books and I have read them.
I recall that one of the more thrilling scenes in one of them described a situation that no one cared about which created a tough time for a really boring lady. Maybe that was Jayne Eyre?


Wednesday, November 16, 2005

Hey, dig my view

Yet another in the continuing series of Pictures of my view from Toronto hotel rooms. This week, The Intercontinental Toronto Centre.
You could paint parallel yellow lines on this and sell monthly contracts to commuters for about CAD $200(16.75 US)


Friday, November 11, 2005

My rebel leader /is no knave /his junta smells like/ Burma shave.

Quiz me!Bill says"5. I don't mind missing the actress question, but the other miss hurt. I knew I should have taken that course on the semiotics of Indian banditry."
I got five also missing those two. And I took that course!

Thursday, November 10, 2005

I call the big one "bitey"

Living in the NY sewers In a related story, scientists have uncovered an early chocolate Twinkie similar to the 70's snack food phenomenon "Choc-O-Dile" but this delicous tidbit came with powerful jaws and sharp teeth that bite you before you can enjoy it. They call it Ironicasaurus

Friday, November 04, 2005

Do you know the most about the most?

Quiz me! The Ford Escort is a great car and totally worth that price when you consider the savings on gas. I got 2 and that's becasue I know a lot about the CIA and am a good guesser about Nepal.

Bill says, "6 yet again. That pesky Hugo Chavez has become a thorn in my side."