Posted tagged ‘Jeeves’

Simple Pleasures for My Excessively Simple Mind

February 4, 2010

Just for fun, this: (N necessarily SFW, in a better wear headphones kind of way)

There are some things the British do better than anyone else, high/low intellectual comedy being one of them.

If you have my particular turn of mind, this is coke through the nose stuff.

(h/t Scav, at comment 19 in this surreal thread over at Balloon Juice.

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.)