Category Archives: humor

Entry 651: Bodyless Head in Italian O.R.

Well it’s time once again to check in with our old pal, Dr. Sergio Canavero or, as I like to call him, “The Lunatic Italian Head Transplant Guy.” I first introduced you to Dr. Canavero in July of 2013 in … Continue reading

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Entry 650: The Post Post

This is officially Entry 650 of this blog, so what better time to revisit some old posts that have had recent follow-up stories in the news…in other words, events that happened post post. (In some cases, the original stories were in … Continue reading

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Entry 649: They Haven’t Got a Prayer

Well, with Good Friday and Easter upon us, and Passover well under way, it’s only natural that I do a post about atheism. Atheists in America have been flying pretty high since the presidential election, when their main theory seemed … Continue reading

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Entry 648: That Piñata Sure Took a Beating

Recently there was a flurry of activity in our kitchen. Our daughter, Casey, had come home to us, not because she missed her parents, but because she needed our massive kitchen island which, due perhaps to some overzealousness on our … Continue reading

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Entry 647: We’re All Alike Under Our Superhero Costumes

Recently I wrote about Conflict Kitchen, a Pittsburgh restaurant* that is trying to promote understanding between nations by introducing Americans to the cuisine of the countries that hate us. While its goal is admirable, I was thinking that there must … Continue reading

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Entry 646: Henny Youngman Tribute Post

Last month marked the 111th anniversary of Henny Youngman’s birth. He died when he was 91. (“The Doctor says ‘You’ll live to be 91!’ ‘I am 91!’ ‘See, what did I tell you?’”) In case you’re too young to have … Continue reading

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Entry 644: Friars and Pirates and Bearcats, Oh My!

Well, this weekend (and Monday), the annual tradition of March Madness comes to an end, and it’s going to get even crazier, because it will be April. And as we watch the Final Four, I’m sure there will be one … Continue reading

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