Category Archives: Jokes

‘Refuting the Pi principle’

In 1706, mathematics teacher William Jones is credited with first using the symbol of π to represent the concept of the ratio between a circle’s circumference and diameter. The mathematical formula itself has been recognized as a universal ratio for … Continue reading

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‘The cat’s meow’

I asked the researcher I was interviewing what specifically he was trying to learn about domestic cat behavior. His reply was both clear and concise. It is always good when an interview subject offers natural responses on camera. Otherwise it … Continue reading

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‘Don’t forget clean underwear!’

“Don’t forget to put on clean underwear. You might be in a car accident.” Common sense recommendations like that from your Mom is always good advice but no one expects to need it. At least I never did. It’s not … Continue reading

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‘iPhone 13’

“Oh man! What happened to the alarm? I set it for 7:20! I’m going to be late for work.” “Rod, you needed more sleep so I moved it back to 9:05. Since you went to bed at 1:15 this morning, … Continue reading

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‘Threadbare apocalypse’

 It wasn’t obvious at first. People shuffled about downtown in the crowded city. A million distracted souls were occupied with a million different missions. None of them payed much attention to the others. There were people from all creeds and … Continue reading

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‘Rule of thumb’ (a Dr. Seuss inspired poem)

I just awoke and my skin was numb. It turns out, that I slept on a crumb. Keeping a clean bed is my rule of thumb. Anything less is surely dumb. There’s no point in living like a bum, or … Continue reading

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‘Different circles’

In different circles, life spins. This truth no one can defend. A trumpet sounds the charge, but the fox remains at large. Horsemen gallop on the hunt. They will adopt a united front. The hounds pick up it’s scent and … Continue reading

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