Ana Marie Cox, the former Wonkette, notices the White House Press Pool Reporters are useless. I find it interesting how it takes the people who make their living off off light news, like Cox and Drew Pearson at Fark to point out how useless so much of the media has become. I love my light news, don’t take me wrong here, but for the love of all that is holy some real news from real reporters would go a long way towards convincing me that the major media has not just sold us out.
This is clearly totally bogus, and I am amazed at how well it is working as a viral video ad, but it is amusing as heck so here you go.
Ok, the whole Summer of Fear thing is about when the press over-hypes animal attack stories*, but this human attacks animals story is much, much creepier really. I know people poison rodents when they are a problem, but to put a nail through ones head and bag the bodies with names is pretty creepy.
I am constantly accused of telling the world’s oldest jokes but now I really can! This BBC Article reveals what is thought to be the worlds oldest joke.
Something which has never occurred since time immemorial; a young woman did not fart in her husband’s lap
Naturally it is a fart joke, how could it not be? Read the article for the oldest known English joke as well.