2019-12-22

Small Technicians

I noticed this item on Amazon yesterday. Being the oddball of the linguistics crowd, I immediately latched onto the wording of “DEWALT DG5101 Small Technician’s Pouch”.  I couldn’t help thinking that it was made with small technicians in mind.  I posed a fake question (you have to scroll down to see the questions):
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2019-12-06

Comments following a story about Devin Nunes’ antics

Swalwell did a good deed today. It is truly painful to watch the impeachment hearings when Devin Nunes (R-Fresno), a putative dairy farmer, keeps stepping in meadow muffins… And Nunes had only his Steele Dossier talking points to close with.
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2019-09-11

Doughty Puns

Nothing attracts commenters more than a pun thread
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2018-09-11

Commenters Weigh in on Gravity

Commenters agree: The Earth Sucks Funny, I haven’t changed my opinion of the theory of gravity either. I must just be stubborn I guess.
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2018-08-15

Comment Thread about the Grand Canyon

From throwing rocks into the Grand Canyon to Dorothy Parker A series of comments on a recent news article.
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2017-04-07

Musical Puns

Comment threads of news items can be pretty much echo chambers but every once in a while, someone posts a random comment that leads to a rich variety of punny responses. Witness this brilliant series:
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2017-03-31

Exhausted With Bad Puns

Another bunch of native witz on a comment thread Funny how the obverse [seeing an atheist sign on a car] is never taken into account – drive around my county in PA and count the number of Christian-message-exhorting signs, billboards, bumper stickers, fish symbols on businesses…you’ll get exhausted soon.
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2017-03-30

Gopher Wood

The following comment thread began in comments relating to a post about the hunk of junk Ken Ham calls a replica of Noah’s Ark.
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2017-03-30

Chemistry Puns

I lurk on various news and special interest forums. Occasionally the commenters get carried away with cascading puns.  For example:
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2017-03-30

Pithy Sayings

Found in the comments of a recent article I read:
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