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little snippets of things: twitters, photos, quotes, links and random thoughts

Jedi Kittens Strike Back (by FinalCutKing)

Poor kittens: no more Star Wars.

Posted at 1:23pm and tagged with: cats, funny,.

What I love about this is that the dove is performing a courtship display towards the cat. It could not barking up a more inappropriate tree… as it were. It is also a phenomenally patient and tolerant cat.

Posted at 6:28pm and tagged with: cats, birds, funny,.

Professor Elemental - Cup of Brown Joy

A delightful Chap Hop ode to the joy of tea. “When I say Ooo/You say Long!” I like Chap Hop.

Posted at 10:12am and tagged with: funny, music, eccentric,.

25 Pictures Of Cats And Dogs Photobombing Each Other

This page gave me a good laugh earlier today. What I love is that the majority of the cats look as if they are hatching Evil Plans in the background, while their oblivious doggie pals smile for the camera.

Posted at 7:40pm and tagged with: funny, cats, dogs,.

25 Pictures Of Cats And Dogs Photobombing Each Other

This page gave me a good laugh earlier today. What I love is that the majority of the cats look as if they are hatching Evil Plans in the background, while their oblivious doggie pals smile for the camera.

defective yeti — Darwinian Valentines

Maybe I’m a geeky biologist, but these made me laugh out loud.

Posted at 7:06pm and tagged with: funny, geek, science,.

defective yeti — Darwinian Valentines

Maybe I’m a geeky biologist, but these made me laugh out loud.

The previous comic lead me to this fantastic series: The Thrilling Adventures of Lovelace and Babbage, which is utterly brilliant. I know where my Saturday morning is going…

Posted at 10:53am and tagged with: funny, geek,.

An excellent comic that cheered me up no end yesterday. Ada, you listen to your mother and stick to your abacus - those poets are nothing but trouble.

Posted at 10:48am and tagged with: funny, geek,.

Hyperbole and a Half: The Year Kenny Loggins Ruined Christmas

There is so much awesomeness in Allie’s tale of her rewriting of the nativity story that I don’t even know where to start. Just go and read it.

Posted at 10:42am and tagged with: funny, christmas,.

The wise men were in the kitchen making more cocktails while Jesus was being “born” and they missed their cue. My mom ran into the kitchen and yelled “Jesus is here!” to which the wise men responded “Oh! Right! Shit. Hang in there, Jesus! We’re coming!! “

They stumbled into the living room, still clutching half-full glasses of vodka which they hadn’t had time to pour orange juice into, and yelled, as if the baby Jesus were partially deaf or mentally challenged “HELLO JESUS. WE COME BEARING GIFTS.”

Simon’s Cat - Santa Claws

I’m a Simon’s Cat addict, and this is one of my favourites. Behaviour like this from our two terrors is exactly why we don’t have a proper Christmas tree now.

Posted at 9:21pm and tagged with: animation, cat, funny,.

Matter by Iain M. Banks

Posted at 2:34pm and tagged with: books, funny,.

The whole of the Fourth," Holse said, "is home to these Cumuloform, which are clouds, but clouds which are in some sense intelligent in that mysterious and not especially useful way so many alien peoples and things tend to be, sir.