Blue Barnhouse wishes you a Happy Colonoscopy


Blue Barnhouse Letterpress is simply awesome. I was idly coveting these classy anatomical heart thank-you cards when I discovered they actually have a special card FOR COLONOSCOPIES:


No, not even letterpress can make these brutal (and hopefully fictitious) colonoscopy implements "classy." But that's not stopping me from blogging it.

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You know, I really didn't need this bit of amusement this week.

And before anyone asks, the answer is yes.

By D. C. Sessions (not verified) on 28 Aug 2009 #permalink

Couldn't resist the opportunity to comment on the coincidence.

Actually, this isn't the first and although the prep isn't exactly pleasant, it's not really a big deal. Better that than something worse -- and the flu is worse.

By D. C. Sessions (not verified) on 29 Aug 2009 #permalink

I don't know. Scienceblogs is working on a different user experience for commenters anyway so perhaps in the future there will be, but if there is now, I don't know how.

Funny story about the Colonoscopy card: We not only make greeting cards, we also have a retail section in our store to sell our cards to the local folk. This funny old man that digs our trashy humor came in one day and asked if we had a happy colonoscopy card. "Nope," I said, "but we will next week!"

Though its a pretty specific occasion I thought it would make a great "yr gettin old!" birthday card, colonoscopy or not.

Brandon Mise