Archive for August 31st, 2010

Not on the rug (2010-8-31)

The White House unveiled the newly-redecorated Oval Office today and showed reporters the new rug that President Obama ordered to replace the one designed by Laura Bush for her husband.
The oval-shaped carpet — made with 25 percent recycled wool, White House aides gushed to reporters — features the presidential seal in the center and [...]

California’s economy is so bad… (2010-8-31)

How bad is it?
Even the hummingbirds are hitting the bottle.
Here, a hummingbird finds that a little Cabo Wabo tequila dulls the pain of her latest retirement account statement:

And here, a hummingbird discovers that Sutter Home Merlot nicely complements the latest drop in home values.

It’s bad around here. No wonder the latest Gallup poll shows the [...]