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Scientific My Ass

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

A well known “scientific” company recently conducted a survey of its customers. The scientific company is “scientific” because its name includes the word “scientific.” The survey was not scientific at all.

What you lose on the swings…

Monday, January 17th, 2011

The other night Craig Ferguson said “what you lose on the swings you win on the roundabout” or words to that effect. It went right over the heads of his studio audience, and Craig offered a partial explanation: it means that things work out, what goes up must come down, a situation has equal pluses […]

Truth, Justice, and the American Way

Thursday, March 17th, 2005

Center-left, right?

Karl’s Mighty Hammer

Thursday, February 24th, 2005

Charles Krauthammer almost had us fooled

And Sometimes, a Cigar is a…

Tuesday, December 28th, 2004

War Crime

Merry Christmas!

Sunday, December 5th, 2004

or Bah, Humbug! as the case may be.

All Time Great Scams– the Rebate

Thursday, December 2nd, 2004

It could be that the rebate is the Perfect Scam

Bait and Switch– the Sky’s the Limit!

Tuesday, November 16th, 2004

“Hurry! Today only– Widgets for only 99 cents!”

Fun with Words

Wednesday, November 10th, 2004

We mean what we say.

Naming of Parts

Sunday, November 7th, 2004

And today we have Naming of Parts