Friday, May 14, 2021

Garfield by Jim Davis for May 13, 2021 - GoComics

It's a good Calvin & Hobbes fan strip. It's real good! : TwilightZone

In case you didn't know, this is a take-off on...

It is a 1961 Twilight Zone episode about a small child with god-like powers who terrorizes a small town.

I read the original science fiction short story before I saw the Twilight Zone episode that was adapted from it.  When they remade the TV Twilight Zone Series in the early 2000s, they did a sequel to the original episode 40 years later.  Bill Mummy reprised his role as the "monster" with god-like powers, and Cloris Leachman reprised her role as his mother.  I thought that this was a brilliant idea.

Ironically, another 20 years have passed.  There is yet another new Twilight Zone series on CBS All Access.  It is time for another sequel.  It could set a record for having a 60-year story arc.  Bill Mummy is still alive, although Cloris Leachman died in January from a combination of stroke and COVID.  She played in "The Croods" animated movie that I liked and the very recently released "The Croods 2: A New Age."

Thursday, April 22, 2021


Begin forwarded message:

From: beesley

The best humor is based on some truth 😊


Thursday, March 25, 2021

From Facebook

"Mommy ha ha ha, you'll never guess where I am.

Son, I can't talk right now, call me later.

I can't, I only have the right to one phone call."

Although I recognize most of the words, I have difficulty with the whole translation.  I have to use an online translator.

Saturday, February 27, 2021

Tuesday, December 22, 2020

Douglas Adams: Parrots the Universe and Everything

The extraordinary thing about this terribly funny speech is that it was given at the University of California in May 2001, and Douglas Adams died May 11th, 2001 of a heart attack.

Thursday, November 19, 2020

Marty Nemko playing Misty on the piano - YouTube

Highlighted comment
John Coffey
20 hours ago
This is well played.  In terms of presentation, maybe something other than looking at the back of your head.

Marty Nemko
18 hours ago
That's my best side.  ;-)