Tag Archives: Humor

Friday Night 80s – Week 6

A Most Excellent version as we return to the movies!

😀 😀 😀

And it’s movie scene:

And… Lest I forget… This movie gave me one of my favorite expressions:

That’s it… almost…

Saturday Morning Fun – Week 2

A day late again, lol. Here’s one that always had me laughing my rear off; the original Pink Panther cartoons. Loved them so much I actually have them all on DVD.

These came out between 1964 and 1978.

Almost forgot… Can’t have Saturday Morning Cartoons without the obligatory PSA:

Friday Night 80s!

Back in the 90s, when I lived outside Atlanta, the local pop station (Star 94 FM) did “Friday Night 80s”; all the best fun songs from the 80s. I’m bringing it back as a little change of pace for the blog. Every Friday will have a 80’s video and song, maybe a movie clip with a song.

So, let’s start out with one that reflects where I’m at and flashes back to one of the best comedies of the 80s:

So, M$ Outlook Actually Taught Me Something Yesterday

I was in the middle of an email with my uber small writing circle, and misspelled “Epilogue”. The spellchecker in Outlook automatically throws up suggestions before you can even do a correct yourself, and “Apologue” came up as a suggestion.

I’d never heard of the word, so I had to search it out of morbid curiosity:

So yes, an allegory or parable. The word is obscure enough nowadays that I’m not certain if I’d use it in writing… Perhaps if a character was fairly erudite and known for their vocabulary.

Still nice to learn something new however. 🙂

It’s Rained So Much….

Anybody remember ‘The Match Game’?

Well, in that spirit:

It’s rained Soooo much here that ___________.

The squirrels and jays are building an Ark

People are commuting to work in boats

The state song has been changed: