Category archives for Humor

So, so true

I’ve had all of these perspectives in my career, so I can tell you that they’re mostly right…except for the one about how professors see themselves. You should just substitute the postdoc:postdoc image for the professor:professor one. Also, I worked my way through college as an undergraduate technician. Even with my lowly status, I really…

Texas cynicism

Anybody know if this story is true or just an amusing joke? I like it either way. In a small Texas town, (Mt. Vernon ) Drummond’s bar began construction on a new building to increase their business.. The local Baptist church started a campaign to block the bar from opening with petitions and prayers. Work…

It’s like PZ-bait. I can’t help myself.

Decisions, decisions

This cartoon would be funnier if it were a little less true.

Suboptimal for everything

Man, this comic works so well for so many topics in addition to homosexuality — it also works for the troglodytes who’ve been lecturing women on appropriate dating behavior. (via SMBC)

At least, that seems to be the principle in play in Louisiana. It’s not quite right, though. Answers in Genesis teaches that dinosaurs were on the boat. Like that makes the story any less insane.

American politics explained

At last, you too can understand how our government works. Be sure to listen through to the end and catch the request for donations. Giving Weiner the money to buy explosives sounds like a total win to me.

What Mother Nature thinks of us

I was sent this cartoon by Mia. Mom really doesn’t love us any more than anything else. Environmentalism is actually an act of self-defense. (via Humon)