OK. G-d created the world. What if He would have blogged about it? In this classic piece, Puul Simms of the New Yorker explores this intriguing possibility.
Back in the days when there were two German states, the West German intelligence service used to collect political jokes from within East Germany. The periodic reports in which such jokes appeared were coveted reading material within the intelligence ministry. Following are a few such jokes. There is a Jewish version of the following […]
The following is a revised version of an article that appeared on Madeburgerjoe.com back in 2009. In the interest of justice and world peace, I am drafting a policy for national minorities that will hold the European Union to the same standards as Israel. I believe that they will jump at the opportunity […]
Someone handed Kathleen Sibelius this gift during a recent meeting she had with the public. She was not amused. Then again, neither are all those people who are finding that their health insurance is either cancelled or far more expensive. (Left click on the image to see the title better. Then left click on it […]
One of the most subversive discoveries I made in elementary school was that history had more than one set of “right answers.” A native American will have a radically different view of US history than someone of European ancestry. In addition, the Civil War is addressed with both the southern and northern historical narratives. Additionally, […]
While reviewing my comments, I found out that one of them came from the Kilauea Poetry web site.. The owner of the web site states “I’m in the middle of the Pacific- Just a seeker and a lover of the word.” Kil;auea Poetry has an excellent selection of thought provoking videos. Some selections are […]
A thoroughly goofy picture of French President Francois Hollande has gon viral on the internet, after Agence France Presse strived mightily to take it out of circulation, according to a report in the London Telegraph. Francois Hollande, a Socialist, has all of the foreign policy and economic expertise that has distinguished President Obama, which is […]
There are ethnic jokes around the world. In the US, there are Polish jokes, Norwegian jokes, as well as jokes that blacks and whites tell about each other. In Germany, East Frisians from the north of Germany are a common foil for ethnic jokes. The East Frisians speak a language closer to Dutch than […]