Smithsonian.com's tribute to Rocky and Bullwinkle

I highly recommend "How Bullwinkle Taught Kids Sophisticated Political Satire," an article by Beth Daniels posted September 7 at Smithsonian.com. It begins, "Mr. Chairman, I am against all foreign aid, especially to places like Hawaii and Alaska," says Senator Fussmussen … Continue reading

The most bizarre Confederate statue

Near Nashville Tennessee just off I-65 one can see what may be the single most bizarre and unintentionally hilarious statue in the world, supposedly depicting Confederate General Nathan Bedford Forrest. Reportedly made of injection-molded fiberglass possibly covered with foil (though … Continue reading