Amazed by Stephen Colbert

November 15, 2013


I am amazed by the success of Stephen Colbert. I never would have thought that people would “get” political parody. This impression was born of experience. Maybe that’s because the victims, er, audience, of my political satire were generally less self-selecting than people who tune in to a show on Comedy Central.

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October 25, 2013

A self-referential post appeared in the Daisybrain blog. Authorities did not say whether this represented a crime of desperation, but no arrests have been announced.

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What if We Hired People for Other Jobs the Way We Hire Politicians?

October 19, 2012

A Police Officer:

“You should hire me because that other gal that interviewed hangs out with known crooks.”

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Libyan Man Kills Self Over Offensive Video

September 15, 2012

A Libyan man has killed himself in reaction to an anti-Islamic video produced by an Egyptian-America Coptic Christian man. In this exclusive interview, Tarek Waled explains why he killed himself.

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