Tag Archives: humour

Atheist scruples 2014 – hey “old man”

This was in my list of search terms for some random reason. should i permit my 12 yr. old granddaughter to call me “old man” instead of grandpa? I see many possibly answers here and they all depend on how … Continue reading

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“funny headlines are serious business”

I quote an article from the Atlantic where there’s some concern over what guides an audience to an article online. In early days of paper publishing, a pithy headline was a guaranteed eye-catcher. These days, though… Despite the fact that … Continue reading

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It’s drafty in here (humour and offense)

I recently posted about a kid who was using her t-shirt at school to promote her faith and got in trouble over it. She got in trouble, not me. Just clarifying that. In the National Post at the end of … Continue reading

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another poem related to funny, yet not

I gave myself the chore of writing something funny. The trouble is it’s hard to tell what is or isn’t half the time. Self-deprecating humour keeps comedians in gravy and nice suites and I know it’s my routine as well … Continue reading

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