Category Archives: fun & curios

The weekend starrrrts… now!

_____ Story (Yankees/Nationals) Story (BLM stencil) Story (Fauci mask, distancing) Vid (Fauci pitch) Story (Rioter on fire) #1 & #2 picked up by Pookie’s Toons

Oh, *meowww*

Since everybody else is gettin’ all *hiss*y… _____ Story (News conference) Story (AOC/Yoho) I’ll spare you other examples Cultural ref (dead-bee running theme, To Have and Have Not) Looks like the White House is gonna let Halkett off the hook. Now, she owes McEnany a favor

stuff that’s hard to do (Falcon9-Korea, NRO, Emirates & China)

China’s goin’ t’ Didneylan Mars Captured both fairing halves, first time Been a busy week or soFirst up, SKorean ANASIS-II military comsat on Falcon9 from the Cape this afternoon Landing NRO on Minotaur from Wallops Island, VA (surplus Peacekeeper as Stgs 1-3) UAE Mars mission Hope on Mitsubishi H-2A from Tanegashima, Japan (Yay! 21stC Arabian [...]

Meanwile, in fake higher education

Rice classes are intense *badump*dum* _____ Story (RiceU) This one’s for commenter Yarbouti (U/D: slightly in error. This is Sabu, not The Sheik)

Salami, Salami, baloney!

OT fun: French numbers sounds like Napoleon’s metric system didn’t fix their Roman-numerals-like numbers system (Never got past ten in French-for-tourists class, so I can’t vouch for this) _____ Title cultural ref (Popeye) Story (Salami) Previously, on KisP (Salami) Story (Noose) #3 picked up by Pookie’s Toons

In no particular order…

The Memo™ (You can’t say you never received it, now) _____ Inspiration (Comic sans joke) It’s not plagiarism, it’s an homage Story (DeBlasio)

stuff that’s hard to do (Rocket Lab’s Electron Stg-2 failure)

This happened a couple of days ago, but I didn’t post the launch, because the failure mechanism was still a mystery (still don’t have the official word). This video points out a few things that old failure-board grunts like me will find interesting. I’ll let you sleuth on your own, but you need to know [...]

Who had ‘Kanye Runs for President’ in the July pool?

_____ Story (Pelosi) #2 picked up by Pookie’s Toons

The Fourth is here! The Fourth is here!

Today’s history lesson [sips coffee] [Hits PLAY] Kripes! The Brits’re still on about the whole tea thing

We all know how this ends

Men with beards are racist _____ Bear pic (via The Chive) Story (Schiff) Story (Maxwell) Painting (via Ace of Spades, as usual) #3 & #4 picked up by Pookie’s Toons