Friday, July 29, 2011

Idiocracy clip on the Daily Show

The Daily Show is funny. Idiocracy is funny. And this well-selected clip from Idiocracy on the Daily Show is very satisfying.

Watch for it starting at 1:28, and don't miss Jon Stewart's amusement -- and how he doesn't identify the clip. That leaves it to other people to note it for posterity.

Thursday, July 28, 2011

When Nixon Met Elvis

Is there anything more ludicrous?

When you read some of the details of their meeting -- and you should, it passes into that head-scratching territory. There's actually a special national archives site for it: When Nixon Met Elvis.