Monthly Archives: January 2008

Screamin' mimis

One of the Ladybug’s Christmas gifts was a children’s sing-along CD for car trips.   Since I’m the one who takes her to daycare and returns her back home, it spends a lot of time in my car, and the … Continue reading

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Link o'the week

Transformers links In deference to the previous, somewhat less than stellar review of the new Transformers movie, allow me to atone for the mistakes of Michael Bay. If you liked the original cartoon, but cannot stand (or bring yourself to … Continue reading

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Another day older…

Today is my birthday. To determine my age, do the following.   Start off with, say, the year you were born.   Add 1056 to it.   Take the square root of that.   Now add 1056 to the new … Continue reading

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Joke time (Fall 2007)

Each semester, I offer students a last chance for extra credit by writing their favorite joke or riddle on their crib sheet, with extra credit assigned based purely on how funny I think it is. Here are some of the … Continue reading

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Why is the person who spends the entire time at a red light impatiently inching into the intersection invariable the last person to actually cross it when the light does turn green?

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