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Saturday, November 15, 2008

Why I Loved The West Wing

President Jed Barlett tears into a Dr. Laura analogue:



From the very first episode of the show, here's the first scene in which the president appears:



Santos on the campaign trail on 'Intelligent Design':



How we WISH presidential debates went:



Admiring Dan Savage

Friday, November 14, 2008

The Internet Loves Loituma

I mean, you wouldn't expect Finnish a capella to be well-received:



But this song (Ievan polkka) has been remixed like mad.











Confused?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Loituma_Girl

Tuesday, November 04, 2008

Watch Some Puppies (live)



Think of it as therapy to help you get over this election season.

Monday, November 03, 2008

Stop Sign Graffiti

There's a lot of stop sign graffiti in our neighborhood.

Some of it is annoyingly political and unimaginative (like the person who adds "WEARING FUR" or "EATING ANIMALS" or "VEGANS" or "WAR" under the word "STOP.") Some of it is juvenile, but funny, like the one near campus that is defaced to say "STOP POOPING!"

My favorite I've seen in our town says "STOP DEFACING SIGNS!" It made me chuckle.

I didn't realize until recently that this happens everywhere. Some examples:



Related: I mentioned this one in an earlier post but just found a photo of it online: