Archive | May 10, 2018

THE SPHINX—PEACE SPECIAL

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https://www.upi.com/Top_News/US/2018/05/10/Trump-welcomes-home-American-prisoners-held-in-North-Korea/8721525926752/?utm_source=fp&utm_campaign=ls&utm_medium=1

https://townhall.com/tipsheet/mattvespa/2018/05/09/dhs-secretary-to-democratic-senator-fighting-illegal-immigration-is-not-a-philo-n2478838

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The Editor:  Why are you having so many specials, LL ?

https://townhall.com/tipsheet/cortneyobrien/2018/05/09/american-hostages-en-route-home-doesnt-stop-cnn-interview-with-stormys-lawyer-n2478989

Call Someone Who Cares Cat:  There are some big stories breaking, and some smaller stories must morph from news to history.  I will  publish them in a few days.

Here is a feel good story.  President Trump got three prisoners back from NOKO.  He didn’t have to swap any terrorist in Gitmo, pay Iran 110 BILLION dollars,  or bow down to dictators.

http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2018/05/09/donald-trump-announces-freedom-for-american-citizens-detained-in-north-korea/

TE:  Surely, he must have made some concessions to Kim Jung Un Dabby Dabby Ding Dong ?

Fashion Cat:  There was one promise made.  Trump will give him Hill-gal’s tent maker.  Un  likes the stylish Western look of her Weeble Pant Suits.

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Railroad

A man who had spent his whole life in the desert visited a friend. He’d never seen a train or the tracks they run on. While standing in the middle of the RR tracks, he heard a whistle, but didn’t know what it was. Predictably, he’s hit and is thrown, ass-over-tea-kettle, to the side of the tracks, with some minor internal injuries, a few broken bones, and some bruises.
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After weeks in the hospital recovering, he’s at his friend’s house attending a party. While in the kitchen, he suddenly hears the teakettle whistling. He grabs a baseball bat from the nearby closet and proceeds to batter and bash the teakettle into an unrecognizable lump of metal. His friend, hearing the ruckus, rushes into the kitchen, sees what’s happened and asks the desert man, “Why’d you ruin my good tea kettle?”
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The desert man replies, “Man, you gotta kill these things when they’re small.”
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Who’s the Expert?

On a flight to Florida, I was preparing my notes for one of the parent-education seminars I conduct as an educational psychologist.

The elderly woman sitting next to me explained that she was returning to Miami after having spent two weeks visiting her six children, 18 grandchildren and ten great- grandchildren in Boston.  Then she inquired what I did for a living.

I told her, fully expecting her to question me for free professional advice.

Instead she sat back, picked up a magazine and said, “If there’s anything you want to know, just ask me.”

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Car Warning

A husband, the owner of a new car, was somewhat reluctant to allow his wife to drive his prize possession even to the grocery store which was a few blocks from the house.

After she insisted, he finally relented, cautioning her as she departed, “Remember, if you have an accident, the newspaper will print your age.”

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