Oddly Enough Blog

Now, for you conspiracy nuts…

June 5, 2008

pope-140.jpgBlog Guy, I’ve heard there’s a super-secret society of prominent people in religion, politics and entertainment who communicate with each other through their own private hand gesture language.

You’ve come a long way, baby!

June 5, 2008

baby.jpgBlog Guy, I know you’re a sports nut. I guess you’ll be glued to the television for the big race?

Barack, Paper, Scissors

June 4, 2008

barack-crop-160.jpgBlog Guy, is it true that in addition to being a presidential candidate, Barack Obama has been a professional Rock Paper Scissors competitor?

Open the safe, Mozart, this is a stick-up!

May 22, 2008

drawing.JPGI did a very popular item about a phrase book for folks  going to Austria for Euro 2008, to help get by in the local dialect. The guide is REALLY useful if you get a bit creative. Say you decide to rob a convenience store. By mixing up actual phrases from various pages, you can say:

Polo again today, Sir Rodney?

May 22, 2008

supporters-2-160.jpgDear Becky,

I read that two English soccer teams are playing in some finals in Moscow, and lots of fans are there.  

Are you crazy? Are you blind?

May 19, 2008

snl-120.jpg“Another gherkin for me, please…” Excuse me, I’m just practicing phrases to use in Vienna for Euro 2008, thanks to a guide for visitors who wish to try the local dialect.

Leggo of the sofa, ma, we’re winnin’ this race!

May 13, 2008

beds-200.jpgBlog Guy, I’m intrigued by your reports on what life is like where they don’t have cable television. You’ve shown singing dingos, a mobile sauna and worse. What a sad existence!

Don’t forget the…leap…hot sauce!

May 8, 2008

python-crop-140.jpgBlog Guy, I know you’re a real sports fanatic. Are there any events at the upcoming Beijing Olympics that have you really pumped?

We’d rather show up buck naked!

May 2, 2008

canada-this-140.jpgBlog Guy, I have a question about the Beijing Olympics, which I believe are being held in Peking.  How will they control the number of athletes? Is there some qualifying event to make sure millions of them don’t all show up in China?

Bubbles and troubles…

April 28, 2008

racer-bottles-120.jpgIt’s time for yet another edition of “Things Maybe We Should Have Explained in the Caption, but Didn’t.” We see this race driver sliding along a river of champagne, and our caption just says he “slips down from the podium as he celebrates finishing second place.” This raises questions…