Forgot Monday; sick Wednesday; and after Thursday, odds are I’m pretty much done with political anything for a good, long, time. This means that there likely won’t be any, future, updates here, which I’m sure is a crushing blow to all 100-odd of you coming here regularly. It was a fun 4 months! Cya around.
Operation Fast & Furious: Media Coverage Venn Diagram: Link to full-size version here.
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BONUS MONDAY NO POLITICS POST! And lest you think I’m joking (or being way over-the-top), more than a few game ‘journalists’ and arch-idiot Peter Molyneux have said, explicitly, that the two-screen set-up of the WiiU could be considered confusing: “I am not really decided about Wii U. I watch people playing and they sometimes seem to be confused about which screen they...
You laugh: another 5-point drop on his internal polling, and he’ll be selling White House furniture on eBay to raise money: Bigger version here.
I have all these apolitical or barely political strips to use, but our esteemed President just can’t help making (bad) news (and illegal policy) nearly every day:
Hey, if I get one more follower on Twitter I’ll have 40! That’d be 40 more than my Dad who thinks Twitter is something twits do when they’re wasting time! Yay me! (I kid, I kid. But please follow me. I’m begging you. Tell your friends, neighbors, or even your enemies! I just want to be loved!*) *And to turn this into a million-dollar business. Somehow.
Prometheus is awesome—go see it (even if it offends your religious sensibilities):
Heresy ahead: I don’t care much for Ace—I don’t find him particularly funny, and he didn’t comport himself well in the lead up to, during, and after the November 2010 elections (when I finally threw in the towel)—but this has been brought to my attention, re: L’affair du Kimberlin, and I do support the gesture, so…go read this and I’ll see you...
Several personal emergencies today precluded a toon, but I will attempt to make it up tomorrow (or I’ll treat this weekend’s (formerly extra) cartoon as adequate recompense and just pretend I posted it today…in fact that’s probably exactly what I’ll do).
Context here. And before you ask: no, I’m not above fat jokes.
Just linking back to this Wikipedia article to help bump Brett Kimberlin up the rankings a bit, because everybody likes a winner, right? UPDATE: Sooper Mexican provides a “you’ve got to be fucking kidding me” moment, re: Kimberlin.
Enjoy your Memorial Day weekend and spare a few moments, between the hot dogs, camaraderie, and festivities, for the men who laid down their lives so you could enjoy the freedom to do so:
UPDATE 5-29: Kimberin-related Wiki entry is restored. Previously, on Waxing Erratic: In case you haven’t been paying attention, today is “Blog About Brett Kimberlin Day”. Who is Brett Kimberlin, you ask? Check the links, then read the comic (or read the comic then check the links, but definitely read the comic and check the links):...
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