Six Funny Life Lessons This was posted back in April, 2007. Shortly after, people liked it so much it got to the Digg front page. Until this day, many many people come and read these lessons everyday....
The ducks in the bathroom are not mine. The noise which my neighbours mistook for a dog in the apartment is just the looping tape I have of dogs barking which I play at high volume while I am at work...
MIT certainly has a reputation to be proud of, but its admissions department
went a little over-board, I think. The first letter is an honest-to-goodness
mailing from MIT, the second is one prospective student's reply:
It's an unfortunate reality that many people cannot define irony (see: Alanis Morissette). Luckily, the website Friends of Irony, which is now a part of Failblog.org, has got us covered, rounding up these classic images.
I really want the meme on the right to go away. The whole thing suggests we're okay with what's happening and likely to happen to the kids that this meme represents. It goes beyond racism; it's pathological.