Oddly Enough Blog

Weird? Only if you’re a weenie!

June 23, 2008

sourtoe-300.jpgWe have a story on a travel Website’s ”Top 10 weird activities” for travelers seeking the outlandish.

The Monumental Ironic Colonic!

June 20, 2008

enema-statue-160.jpgA frequent theme here is the sad plight of places that have no cable television, and must resort to other forms of entertainment. I’ve reported on singing dingossofa races and worse. But now, I may have hit rock bottom. 

Smile! You’re not in New Zealand!

June 16, 2008

family-crop-140.jpgAn embarrassing thing happened to officials down in Australia and New Zealand, which it turns out are two different countries. They printed booklets about tax and housing programs, and both pamphlets showed the same happy family on the cover.

More cartoons, Mr. President?

June 12, 2008

shields-100.jpgHey, Blog Guy, I read that President Bush was going to meet with Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi. Does he live in a grand home like the White House?

This here’s Dogwood, Mister… Got treats?

June 11, 2008

dogwood-2-180.jpgBlog Guy, I’ve heard there’s this town someplace that’s completely run by dogs. Could this possibly be true?

Look! Is that Brad and Angelina?

June 10, 2008

gang-3-160.jpgBlog Guy, I have very poor vision, but my life’s dream is to join a motorcycle gang. Do you know of any that would make an allowance for bad eyesight?

Fuelish times on the campaign trail?

June 10, 2008

obama-car-180.jpgBlog Guy, is the fuel crisis having an impact on the presidential compaign? You know, all that flying, all those long convoys must get expensive. 

The most protected folks on Earth

June 9, 2008

It’s winter in Antarctica, and the residents are ready for months of total darkness. Quick quiz: among their last supply shipments were…

Look at the striped horses, kids!

June 5, 2008

zebras-3-180.jpgBlog Guy, I’d like to take my kids on a nice safari to photograph animals. Any suggestions?

Is this pea soup, or are we just in Peru?

May 29, 2008

lima-2-180.jpgBlog Guy, I want to slip away for a weekend with my secretary, but we don’t want to be seen, if you catch my drift. Can you recommend a good place?