Thursday, April 12, 2007

Memoriam: Kurt Vonnegut

so it goes
Author Kurt Vonnegut has died. He was 84. Some of his best-known works include Cat's Cradle (1963), the #1 best-seller Slaughterhouse-Five (1969), and Breakfast of Champions (1973).  We're not really sure what else to say.
"No good at life, but very funny sometimes with the commentary."
- KV

Sunday, April 1, 2007

The Spaghetti Incident

Come on, people
Down on the farm 50 years ago today the BBC reported about the Swiss Spaghetti Harvest, where “thanks to a very mild winter and the virtual elimination of the dreaded spaghetti weevil, Swiss farmers were enjoying a bumper spaghetti crop.”