Category Humour

No Post Today

The effects of jet lag have hit in full force. I’m certain anything I post would be unfunny, uninteresting and not even unusual. Therefore, rather than have you read something written while I was in a semi-incoherent state, I have decided to wait another day before resuming our regularly scheduled programming. The argument could be […]

I Think Today Is Thursday

The trip back to Germany was uneventful, much better than the 42-hour marathon we took getting to Canada six weeks ago. Now comes the adjustment again to language and culture, which will take much more than the adjustment to this time zone. It was so nice to be in the same time zone as the […]


You have to wonder why no-one noticed that these signs really don’t belong together. At least I hope they don’t.

They Called Again!

I guess my not being in the country for a year has lulled telemarketers into a sense of complacency. When I was working yesterday afternoon the phone rang. It was a very poor connection from wherever in India the young man was calling, and I really didn’t hear what he was calling about. But I […]

Makes Sense to Me

It has been one of those weeks. Where work has intruded on the time I might have used to edit today’s post. Actually, I looked last night at half a dozen almost completed pieces and said to myself “they can wait.” Saturday can be just as busy as a weekday – I hope this picture […]

Friday Pun

Sorry, I couldn’t resist that one.

The Fine Print

I’ll admit it, I laughed when I saw this on a friend’s Facebook page. From a linguistic perspective, I’m not sure God’s instructions to Adam and Eve were “terms and conditions” like Apple (and other tech companies) use for software, but I guess it is close enough. Once I was finished laughing though, I took […]