Archive for the ‘Humor’ Category

On Starbucks’s “Race Together”

March 19, 2015

With apologies to Yakov Smirnoff:

In Soviet America, coffee shop patronizes customers.


“We must laugh at man…”

December 10, 2010

“We must laugh at man to avoid crying for him.”
–Napoleon Bonaparte

The above quote fits my reaction to this article: Bridalplasty: The New Reality Show That Proves We’re Doomed.


September 8, 2010

Mike the Mad Biologist discusses evidence, from the research of anthropologist George Armelagos and medicinal chemist Mark Nelson, that the ancient Nubians may have deliberately used antibiotics, in the form of beer from cultures containing tetracycline-producing streptomyces strains. If true, this represents yet another example of lost technology.
Meanwhile, Phil Plait of Bad Astronomy discusses the spectacular Hubble image of a spiral formed by the death of a carbon star that belongs to a binary pair.
And on the lighter side, Tom Swanson of Swans on Tea has some science- and math-related jokes.

I’d Watch It…

July 25, 2009


March 8, 2009

This is hilarious:

A Quote…

December 9, 2008

Stress is when you wake up screaming and you realize you haven’t fallen asleep yet

With Apologies to Ludwig

December 8, 2008

This has to be one of my favorite anime closing songs:

Watashi no Tamagoyaki – (ending to “Dragon Half”)
Sung by Mitsuishi Kotono (and boy can she sing fast!)

Truly Epic

November 27, 2008

This is simply unbelievable, and legendary:

News with Layers

November 13, 2008

I think the three best post-election articles may be these, all from America’s Finest News Source:
Video 1
Video 2

A Touch of Humor for Halloween

October 31, 2008

Why do mathematicians confuse Halloween and Christmas?