This is to give y’all a place to chat, so that I can put up an “Artists In Our Midst” post that actually gives the artists & crafters free rein to show off.
Also too, because the latest from ‘The Editors’ at Esquire is too good not to share:
Given the current economic situation, and the apparent affection that our only president has for the people who created it, and for those who, in response, would shred what’s left of the social safety net, we’re all going to be in the market for handy tips on new ways to feed ourselves. So, remember, class: When clubbing the halibut, make sure you club the halibut right between the eyes, so as not to bruise the meat.
This is only one of the many helpful things you can learn from Sarah Palin’s Alaska, a new reality show that is something like The Beverly Hillbillies with glaciers. And, we suspect, the show is helpful in other ways as well. After all, we imagine that, in the darkened hovels in which lonely Palin enthusiasts live sexless lives replete with unacknowledged genius and Stouffer’s pot pies, “clubbing the halibut” has developed rich new meaning.
It has been quite a month for our magical snowbilly princess, and that’s not even mentioning the fact that her Alaska is now neck-and-neck with Mississippi as the gonorrhea capital of America…
Click thru for more lulz, also illustrations.