Category Archives: Humorousness

Late Night Elections

Whatever else the election has been, it’s been fodder for late night comedy, and uniformly it’s been anti-Trump. They, like so much of the country had been looking forward with ambivalence to a Clinton presidency but convinced they’d dodged the … Continue reading

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Humorousness- SNL Tackles the Presidential Debates

The entire 2016 Presidential election campaign could qualify for our Humorousness column, but one gem from a rich mine of Humorousness rose to the top. Saturday Night Live started their 42nd season hot on the heels of one of the … Continue reading

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Cringeworthy Album Covers

Do you remember when music came on flat discs, in packages large enough to see the art?  As these albums (kids in the audience- look it up!) show, that may have been a mixed blessing.  Large art didn’t necessarily mean … Continue reading

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The Conventions in Cartoons

If you watched the Conventions the last two weeks, you’ll know why we’re choosing to cover them in our Humorousness column.  They were grim humor, dark humor, gallows humor, but humor nevertheless.  If the conventions themselves didn’t bring a smile … Continue reading

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Humorousness- 20 Signs Your Mechanic Is An Idiot

Reprinted from www.RideLust.com- We’ve all been in this situation before… your car begins smoking or making noises you only thought were possible in bowling alleys, and now you’re stuck trying to find a decent shop. You’ve heard all the horror … Continue reading

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Trump… The Motion Picture

Everyone, just stop piling on… let’s find something NICE to say about Donald Trump!  Hmmmmm… Umm… Well, it seems like he’s bringing out the creative side of millions of Americans as they look for ways to express their loathing that no … Continue reading

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Humorousness- REAL political insults

Ahh, the political season, when we’re once again treated to a string of obfuscation, lies, gaffes, and most fun of all, the insults.  This year we’ve heard Hillary and Bernie call each other unqualified, Trump call Cruz “Lyin’ Ted”, Boehner … Continue reading

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Humorousness- Stuck inside this Spring? We can help

Remember when you were a kid and they’d let you have class outside on really great weather days?  Even in Portland, very few businesses follow that tradition.  You’re far more likely to be stuck in a windowless meeting room, only … Continue reading

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Humorousness- Political Cartoons 2016

The runup to the Presidential Election can be some pretty grim slogging, with unqualified candidates punching and kicking each other over empty rhetoric while they ignore the serious stuff that people actually care about.   But at the Humorousness newsdesk, we … Continue reading

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2015’s Hoard of Hoodwinks

What do you call a humor column in an automotive newsletter?  Humorousness! OK, that’s not funny at all, which is why we bring you humor written by other people every month. Sometimes it’s topical, sometimes it’s silly, but we always … Continue reading

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