Category Archives: humorous

For Your Entertainment

I listen to the radio a lot and also watch cable news regularly. Quite often I hear words that somebody made up. I thought it would be entertaining for viewers of my posts to see them. progidy electorial asterickses Advertisements

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More Babel

It would seem that cable news is a bountiful source of material for my blog. Today, the weather man on MSNBC spoke about factors that would EXASPERATE the effects of the storm in Texas. As most of you will know, … Continue reading

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Special “K”

This post is just for fun. There are: knapsack knee knit knoll knob knock knowledge knuckle knot know knew knife and then there is knish!

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Mispronuncialtion

It bothers me when professionals themselves cannot pronounce their own job title correctly. The person that takes care of my dental hygiene is called a hygienist. The correct pronunciation is “hi-jeen-ist” (not “hi-jen-ist”). If you do not believe me, please … Continue reading

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Cheapskate Concessionaire

The other day, my 16-year-old granddaughter was at Rye Playland amusement park, located in Westchester, NY. Since she is a loyal follower of my blog, she related this tale to me so that I may publish it. Here it is! … Continue reading

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Verizon Still Doesn’t Get It

I had three FiOS set-top boxes and decided to return one. That part of the process was easy. I was sent a “return kit” consisting of packing materials and a prepaid label. Then, things went wrong. The representative offered to … Continue reading

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Uncle!

Why do we say “uncle” when admitting defeat? The only facts we know for sure are that it’s strictly a North American phrase, and that it first appeared in written English in 1918. I am saying “uncle” with regard to … Continue reading

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