Thursday Night Open Thread

What’s your favorite over the counter pain reliever?

I’ve been dealing with a situation for 2-3 weeks now, and I’ve tried acetaminophen, ibuprofen, and naproxen-sodium. Maybe I should try aspirin.

While I go raid the Walgreens store, y’all take over here and post something. Funny. Sad. Cute. Clever. Whatever.

It’s Thursday Night Open Thread. You control the topics, you control the conversation.

Who wants to start?

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As Long As We Can Avoid Temperature Stagnation, I Think We’ll Be OK

A new report shows that global temperatures are rapidly falling.

See? This is the same kind of man-made climate change that killed the dinosaurs!

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This Time, Sequel = Better

[Honest Trailers – Aliens] (Viewer #942,371)

I think Paul Reiser’s performance in this film is WAY underrated.

And I was also a fan of his work on “Mad About You”, wherein his best line was in one episode when a friend of his asked him if he’d ever seen the Alien movies, and his character responded, deadpan and immediately, “Only the first one”.

Laughed myself silly at that.

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Link of the Day: Coincidentally, I Just Finished Reading “The Man Who Laughs”

[High Praise! to TVOvermind

15 Interesting Facts You May Not Have Known about The Joker

[Think you have a link that’s IMAO-worthy? Send it to If I use your link, you will receive High Praise! (assuming you remember to put your name in the email)]

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Stop Trying to Watch a Movie on My Pants!

Trend: designers making clothing from specially woven fabric with touch-screen control capabilities.

Just what you need… standing in a crowded subway with a bunch of strangers tapping & swiping you.

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How DARE You Insinuate They Don’t Deserve the Money!

[High Praise! to Freedom Is Just Another Word]

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Straight Line of the Day: Revealed! The Obama Administration Was Secretly Spying on…

Works like this: I feed you Moon Nukers a straight line, and you hit me with a punch line in the comments.

Revealed! The Obama administration was secretly spying on

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The Illustrated Frank J: I Still Have Nightmares About Those Days


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Change It to “Or” and Hillary Would Finally Be Honest

Hillary Clinton has started a new PAC to “advance progressive values and work to build a brighter future for generations to come”.

Yeah, except the two are mutually exclusive. and with liberals the winner is always the former at the expense of the latter.

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Cartoon of the Day – When

[Michael P. Ramirez]

It’s often a good business practice to replace someone when you have a replacement. Trump seems to me to have been following this with many of this appointments and “firings.” They aren’t really so much firings as delayed from the traditional clean sweep of a new administration. He left them in place until a replacement was lined up, with much of the focus on getting the appointments that were attracting opposition confirmed. At least, that’s how I’ve seen it.

Comey, though, is outside of that. Keeping him on for any period of time was not a good idea. I think The Donald knows that.

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