2022 minus 34: Waitwhat…? redux

Posted: 28 November 2021 in 2022 minus, stuff
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Had a long, very busy, day, so while I used to occasionally do this as part of the Saturday Smiles, it can now be one of my ‘in case of emergency, break glass‘ posts, instead of doing another set of ‘fiction from the vaults.

I first learned of this site when it wad called Criggo. I have no idea why it was called that, but when they switched to the more understandable badnewspaper.com, it saddened me.

Luckily, the content did not.

Here’s a selection of things that have appeared in newspapers in the past few years…
 
 
It’s something to consider…

 
 
1978 was a big year, huh?

 
 
No mention of the pickled peppers, I notice.

 
 
Sometimes the signs aren’t good…

 
 
OK, now that’s a decent discount…

 
 
Vanity, oh vanity

 
 
Erm…

 
 
There are second jobs, and there are second jobs…

 
 
I’ll take ‘the bleeding obvious’ for $2,000, Alex 

 
 
You can sympathise, be fair…

 
 
“I’ll need an upfront fees retainer. No, no special reason.,..”

 
 
Well, of course he did.

 
 
Damn, these hiding places are ingenious

 
 

See you tomorrow, with… something else.

 

 

Sixty-one days. Sixty-one posts. One 2022 approaching.


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This post is part of a series of blog entries, counting down to the new year. You can see the other posts in the run by clicking here.

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