Posted on 21 November 2013.
NP-40 DRIFTING ICE STATION, NORTH POLE — Travel-discount website Kayak.com recently launched a new promotional package featuring an all-inclusive, tropical vacation to the North Pole, sources report.
According to the website’s homepage, the promotional package offers a six day, five night stay in “the world’s newest tropical paradise.” Read the full story
Posted in Travel
Posted on 06 April 2013.
Excellent holiday pictures can be taken using a 16 megapixel Nikon digital camera.
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Greetings, visitor. Welcome to Seattle. If this is your first time to the Emerald City, we’d like to share some fun facts about our great city to help you plan your trip. Read the full story
Posted in Entertainment, Travel
Posted on 05 April 2013.
When I was young, Spring Break meant something fun. As I got older, it meant something crazy. Now I’m not sure it means anything but having my kids home a few too many days during the week while traffic is a tad lighter than usual.
Pay no mind to the ever-shifting heads of the characters in this cartoon, the theme running through it remains just the same.
CLICK ON THE IMAGE to see it full size.
Posted in Comics, Society
Posted on 16 September 2010.
When Morey Leonard arrived at work today, riding high because for once during the year everyone in the office will be nice to him, he found nearly everyone had taken the day off. This seemed strange because just a few weeks ago, Leonard wanted a day off to drive his partner to the airport for an extended trip to see his sick father. His request was denied because, “the office can’t function with more than two people out at a time.” Read the full story
Posted in Biz News, Human Interest
Posted on 01 October 2009.
If there’s one thing I love more than anything, it’s a “thing”. Can’t tell you what it is, but it’s probably something, and something I really, really love. What I can tell you is what I love more than that, and it’s another thing. Not just “another thing” but the other thing, which is the joy of a random toy, regardless of where it is. This article is in edification of that random, second thing. Read the full story
Posted in Kidz Zone
Posted on 15 September 2009.
Holidaymakers avoided a long delay to their flight home when a passenger with an Irish army knife, a roll of duct tape and a claw hammer fixed a mechanical problem with their plane. Read the full story
Posted in Technology
Posted on 11 September 2009.
We all have our jobs to do around the Perplexing Times offices, and we all do them, time permitting, to the best of our ability. Well, maybe not the best of our abilities, but certainly to the best of our interest in doing so. This staff Videographer we hired, however, is really mooking up the works with his inattention to detail. Read the full story
Posted in Kidz Zone
Posted on 18 August 2009.
National Enquirer — An intrepid National Enquirer reporter has managed the near-impossible: gain access to the Obama compound on Martha’s Vineyard posing as a landscaper. During his time at the estate, John Smith discovered a hiding place in the bushes outside a screened-in porch where top advisors gathered to discuss political strategy. Following is a partial transcript of one of the sessions Smith taped: Read the full story
Posted in Human Interest, Politics