No Selling Stuff!

Posted on May 25, 2007 in misc • Tagged with funny, travel

I came across an amusing sign at a gas station in Nashville, Tennessee.

I don’t know why, but I just found this sign funny:

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It was on the window of a quick-e-mart shop at a gas station in Nashville, Tennessee.

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Airport Oddity

Posted on December 08, 2004 in misc • Tagged with funny

Who would have thought that a snack pack of pistachio nuts would actually contain pistachio shells. Crazy talk!


While I was sitting in the lovely airport in Manchester, New Hampshire waiting for a flight back to Washington on the day before Thanksgiving I decided to pick up an (overpriced) snack …

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Passed Out in Style

Posted on October 01, 2004 in misc • Tagged with japan, funny

Passed out with Gucci

I’ve been using a new RSS program on the Mac called PulpFiction (no relation to the movie) to read several news feeds. One of the interesting feeds I stumbled across was from the web site Flickr. Flickr is a online picture database where people can upload personal images and …

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Separated at birth

Posted on June 19, 2004 in misc • Tagged with random thoughts, funny

One of my good friends David has an uncanny resemblance to someone famous. Every time I get together with him I always give him a hard time by telling him that he looks just like Dave Mustaine, the lead singer of the heavy metal group Megadeth. I dunno. Maybe I …

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Romulans in Detroit?

Posted on June 13, 2004 in misc • Tagged with funny, travel


I took another trip to Detroit a few weeks back (yes, I enjoy visiting depressing US cities) and found something I didn’t expect: Romulans. It looks like the city has been overrun! I guess that means the neutral-zone is actually near the Detroit airport. I better inform the Federation …

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Memory Dongle That Wouldn’t Die

Posted on February 02, 2004 in misc • Tagged with technology, funny


A couple of years ago I bought a memory dongle. You know, one of those little devices you can plug into a USB port on your computer and it shows up as a disk drive. It is damn convenient and I always carry it with me. For a while, it …

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A Civil Engineer’s Sense of Humor

Posted on January 15, 2004 in misc • Tagged with funny, automotive

No, this picture was not doctored. This is a real exit off of I-75 in Detroit, Michigan. Can’t imagine they weren’t aware of what a lot of people would think when seeing this sign..

Big Beaver

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Insanity Test

Posted on January 05, 2004 in misc • Tagged with funny

My friend Dave sent me a link to a web site titled the Insanity Test. Check it out for a laugh. Oh, I guess you won’t get that pun until after you visit the site.

In any case, I admit it, I did laugh within about 2 seconds of …

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Posted on January 04, 2004 in misc • Tagged with japan, funny, commercial

Yes. This is the governor of California. Anyone else scared? Not me, I don’t live there. However, California’s GDP rivals that of many countries, so I hope he doesn’t screw up.

Oh, for more hilarious Japanese commercials staring American celebrities, make sure to check out Japander.

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