Friday, September 14, 2007

13 Belated Kewl Links & Cartoons







Thirteen Belated Kewl Links, Cartoons, or Sayings


1. Flavors of Fall
2. Women In Art ~ from Joshua
3. Boo At The Zoo
4. Metal Fillings (cartoon) ~ from Janet


5. Math Instructor Joke ~ from Janet



Teacher arrested At New York 's Kennedy airport a few months ago, an individual later discovered to be a public school teacher was arrested trying to board a flight while in possession of a ruler, a protractor, a setsquare, a slide rule, and a calculator. At a morning press conference, then Attorney general John Ashcroft said he believes the man is a member of the notorious al-gebra movement. He is being charged by the FBI with carrying weapons of math instruction.


"Al-gebra is a fearsome cult," Ashcroft said. "They desire average solutions by means and extremes, and sometimes go off on tangents in a search of absolute value. They use secret code names like 'x' and 'y' and refer to themselves as 'unknowns', but we have determined they belong to a common denominator of the axis of medieval with coordinates in every country. As the Greek philanderer Isosceles used to say, 'there are 3 sides to every triangle'." When asked to comment on the arrest, President Bush said, "If God had wanted us to have better weapons of math instruction, He would have given us more fingers and toes."



6. The Purina Diet (joke) ~ from Helen


I was in Wal-Mart buying a large bag of Purina for my dog and was in line to check out. A woman behind me asked if I had a dog........Duh!I was feeling a bit crabby so on impulse I told her no, I was starting The Purina Diet again, although Iprobably shouldn't because I'd ended up in thehospital last time, but that I'd lost 50 pounds before I awakened in an intensive care unit with tubes coming out of most of my orifices and IV's in both arms.



Her eyes about bugged out of her head. I went on and on with the bogus diet story and she was totally buying it. I told her that it was an easy, inexpensive diet and that the way it works is to load your pockets or purse with Purina nuggets and simply eat one or two every time you feel hungry. The package said the food is nutritionally complete so I was going to try it again. I have to mention here that practically everyone in the line was by now enthralled with my story, particularly a tall guy behind her. Horrified, she asked if something in the dog food hadpoisoned me and was that why I ended up in thehospital. I said no.....I'd been sitting in the streetlicking my butt when a car hit me.I thought the tall guy was going to have to be carried out the door.



7. Friendship quote – from Kris


A simple friend expects you to always be there for them.A real friend expects to always be there for you!



8. My latest sale went to this publisher. Look for Playing The Ace sometime toward either the end of 2007 or beginning of 2008.
9. Mount Vernon's 18th Century Craft Fair
10. Classic Cars
11. Mrs. Giggles reviews Alexis Fleming’s Sink or Swim
12. Euro-Reviews on Lyn Cash’s Stream of Time
13. Jack Daniels Glazed Ham recipe


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2 Comments:

At 5:27 AM, Blogger Sam said...

Oh HOWL at the doggy diet joke - that is hysterical!!

 
At 11:18 AM, Blogger Lyn Cash said...

hehehe - I should have gone back through it - when we copy and paste stuff, often the words run together. *sigh* I'm glad you enojoyed it, though.

Makes my day to see you!!!!

 

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