Sunday, March 19, 2017

Sunday funnies

Via that indefatigable Internet explorer, Captain Heinrichs - the assault trombone.

Finally! An exercise I can really get into (via Powerline's "The Week in Pictures"):

Truth plant.

The ten million dollar punctuation error.

As Winston Churchill said, "Nothing in life is so exhilarating as to be shot at without result."

Via friend and commenter Bruce, here's a video that subtly underscores the rivalry between Australia and New Zealand.


rinardman said...

You realize, Hilliary could wipe out a whole greenhouse full of 'truth plants' in a matter of seconds.

bruce said...

Too kind.

Where else would I learn about a coconut cannon, but at this mighty enterprise?
Bingo for the Pakistan 'women's empowerment' movement.
The Irish are just practising the difficult manoeuvres for kissing the Blarney Stone.

Mike_W said...

Sometimes the New Zealand and Australian rivalry is not so friendly.

Mike_W said...

While driving a cab years back and discussing Australian aborigines' land right claims and grievances, a Maori passenger once told me, "There were people in New Zealand when we arrived...but we ate them."!

bruce said...

That's an interesting twist. It fits with what they say about old Fiji before the Methodists converted them.