Archive for the ‘Current Events’ Category

“In his old age, Dad enjoyed watching police show reruns, the volume on high.”

December 6, 2018

I did not watch much of the coverage of the funeral services and other memorial events for President George H. W. Bush, but I did catch a snippet of the talk given by George W. Bush.

“…High Speed 2 [is] a proposed railway between London and the north of England…. [It] has proved a runaway hit with at least one group: archaeologists…In London alone, 45,000 bodies are being dug up to make way for a new station.”

December 3, 2018

“I love the land, I love [Israel,] I love the people…They don’t obey, they do what they want, they drive like mad, shove while waiting in line and don’t listen to anyone. Just like me.” “

November 27, 2018

“31 of the Funniest Comebacks in History”

November 26, 2018

“[Many] Chinese cities [identify jaywalkers by means of AI] and [shame them] by displaying their photographs on large public screens…”

November 26, 2018