Category Archives: I think I’m funny

Unwanted, unloved, and lightly toasted

It took us quite a bit of detective work before we determined that no less than four of our seven family members played a role in the creation of the above image. 1. Mabel wrote “Unwanted” on a piece of … Continue reading

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I just found my kindred spirit on Wikipedia

This is one of those posts that is more like a facebook update, but it is a little too long for that, and maybe also too life-changing. I just Googled the word “jabanero” to see if it needed a tilde … Continue reading

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Nothing brings out my “fun side” like avoiding Christmas preparations

You guys, it would be wise of me to work on Christmas shopping and projects right now, but all morning (or anyway the whole time I was showering and getting dressed) (sorry for that image) I’ve been making up jokes. … Continue reading

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We think we’re funny

Since the beginning of 5th grade, Mabel’s been attending an accelerated program at a magnet school. She has always enjoyed the program, but missed our neighborhood school and felt more loyal to it than to her new school. Tonight, though, … Continue reading

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Oh I just think I am so funny

I ask Dean, “So, how was Tomb Raider?” “Dumb. I was expecting it to be dumb, but it was dumber than that. I’d heard it was the least dumb of the movies based on video games, but I guess that’s … Continue reading

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Helpful

Now that Ike is old enough to go to church dances, we were giving him a little coaching on how to survive the trauma. Dean showed him the correct posture for slow dancing, and I said, “Then you ask her, … Continue reading

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When you thought this blog couldn’t get any better

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