Posted tagged ‘amphibians’

Completely off topic: Best P.G. Wodehouse reference on the intertubes today…

February 3, 2008

…is here.

Image: Drawing of Japanese Fire Belly Newt (Cynops pyrrhogaster). The work was created by NASA, and is hence in the public domain. Source: Wikimedia Commons. Click the link above for relevance.

(PS: When I searched Wikimedia commons for “newt,” I found, relatively high up on the first page, “Al Gore.” Yet more Rovian hackery? Happily, no: it was Al’s fate to sit next to one Amphibian Gingrich once a year during the ’90s in his role as President of the Senate, during the joint sessions to listen to Bill Clinton’s State of the Union speech.)