Oddly Enough Blog

Showing off his gaucho marks…

January 11, 2008

Dear Blog Guy,

Do you really have anything more to say about this photo, or could you simply not resist the urge to make an outrageous pun in the headline?

You winsome, you lose some…

August 28, 2007

Regular readers know that occasionally, we suspend our obsession with the absurd, the ironic and the stupid, and devote space to the just plain adorable.

The importance of being Ernest

July 23, 2007

Hey, Blog Guy, I hear there’s a town someplace where everybody looks like the author Ernest Hemingway. What would that be like? It sounds very Kafkaesque!

Seizin’ of the witch…

January 16, 2007

Fearful that Helen Duncan could see the future and might disclose top-secret military plans, the British government threw her in jail for witchcraft. The year was a) 1624, b) 1628, c) 1944.

Amid darkness, a light motif is the leitmotif

December 13, 2006

Rise and shine, Jonas, the sun is up, and it’s time to…whoops, it’s dark again…

Superstition leads to best headline set-up ever…

December 11, 2006

Javelin thrower Buoban Pamang says before coming to the Asian Games she had very little confidence, and hoped for a bronze medal at best. Then, she says, she had a dream about diamonds – considered very lucky in Thailand – and went on to win a javelin gold medal.

Risque crochet: from lacy to racy

October 25, 2006


These women have a proud tradition of making fine lace stuff – even a pope got some of it. 

Excuse me, which way is your men’s room? Oh….

September 14, 2006

How on earth would somebody decide to open a toilet-themed eatery?  Process of elimination, forgive the pun?  I guess we may presume that every other possible restaurant motif must have already been taken.  Send us your thoughts via Post a Comment.toilets360.jpg

Wooden shoe like to play this game?

August 28, 2006

First, let me apologize for that awful pun. People have come to expect more from this blog, and I feel shame.  But I just can’t compete with the actual truth.