Comments on: How I spent my macho vacation… http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/2011/09/13/how-i-spent-my-macho-vacation/ News, but not the serious kind Fri, 16 Dec 2011 14:56:44 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: DoctorDoll http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/2011/09/13/how-i-spent-my-macho-vacation/comment-page-1/#comment-415567 Fri, 16 Sep 2011 19:47:06 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/?p=67709#comment-415567 Well, Spin, as I discuss in the first chapter of my dissertation, “Underpants and the Critics,” the poem has gone through a number of permutations over the years….

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By: 69Spinster http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/2011/09/13/how-i-spent-my-macho-vacation/comment-page-1/#comment-415543 Fri, 16 Sep 2011 14:11:19 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/?p=67709#comment-415543 @Doc: The only poem I know that resembles what you’re talking about starts out
I see London
I see France…

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By: DoctorDoll http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/2011/09/13/how-i-spent-my-macho-vacation/comment-page-1/#comment-415497 Thu, 15 Sep 2011 16:02:01 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/?p=67709#comment-415497 I already wrote mine, Spin, on that great poem “I see England….” 😉 So you shan’t get it from me.

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By: 69Spinster http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/2011/09/13/how-i-spent-my-macho-vacation/comment-page-1/#comment-415496 Thu, 15 Sep 2011 15:52:43 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/?p=67709#comment-415496 Kafkaesque? I can’t wait to read the first doctoral dissertation that someone writes about Mr. Span Filter.

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By: rcbasler http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/2011/09/13/how-i-spent-my-macho-vacation/comment-page-1/#comment-415482 Thu, 15 Sep 2011 11:57:22 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/?p=67709#comment-415482 I think you’re right, Spin. I see Mr. Spam Filter as sort of a character from Kafka, with his own internal logic the rest of us can only pretend to understand….

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By: 69Spinster http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/2011/09/13/how-i-spent-my-macho-vacation/comment-page-1/#comment-415481 Thu, 15 Sep 2011 11:50:31 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/?p=67709#comment-415481 Is it just me, or is this one of the only blogs in which Mr. Spam Filter is a recurring character to be feared and respected? Kind of like the University of Wisconsin Alumni Association.

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By: iflydaplanes http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/2011/09/13/how-i-spent-my-macho-vacation/comment-page-1/#comment-415472 Wed, 14 Sep 2011 23:41:12 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/?p=67709#comment-415472 No? Oh then perhaps a misunderstanding. I had asked where I signed up for the car crushing tank thing but the comment didn’t show up. My apologies Mr. Spam Filter, we still cool then?

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By: rcbasler http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/2011/09/13/how-i-spent-my-macho-vacation/comment-page-1/#comment-415469 Wed, 14 Sep 2011 23:13:36 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/?p=67709#comment-415469 Not sure what this is about. Mr Spam Filter says he hasn’t rejected anything from you recently.

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By: iflydaplanes http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/2011/09/13/how-i-spent-my-macho-vacation/comment-page-1/#comment-415468 Wed, 14 Sep 2011 23:10:32 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/?p=67709#comment-415468 Mr. Spam Filter doesn’t want me driving a tank? Oh come on now Mr. Spam Filter, I should have collected enough points on my Macho Card to be able to give one a go!

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By: FriscoJohn http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/2011/09/13/how-i-spent-my-macho-vacation/comment-page-1/#comment-415432 Tue, 13 Sep 2011 23:32:35 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/?p=67709#comment-415432 Not exactly the 1967 Robert Wagner classic but it will do. It will do.

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