Tag: holiday

Get ready for St. Urho’s Day!

Mid March! A time when the US turns its attention to an important event–a type of March Madness, if you will. People stock up on food, buy special t-shirts, and drink alcoholic libations in mass […]

Santapede!

Yeah, I post this every year. But it still makes me smile, so here it is again!  I stole it from Ugly Overload: Oh, and don’t miss the new Xmas song, Silverfish (To the tune […]

An Entomological Carol

I was cleaning my office last night, and found a newsletter from my graduate department in 1987!   I had to share. Lyrics by Jim Richmond; hopefully he doesn’t mind me sharing them here. Sung […]

How to make sure you are never invited to another potluck. EVER.

Ah, the Holidays. The season when introverted curmudgeons like me….are fairly miserable and awkward, actually.  I’m not good enough at small talk to do well at holiday gatherings: “What are you doing for Christmas?” “Um….lamenting the […]

An Entomological Carol

I was cleaning my office last night, and found a newsletter from my graduate department in 1987!   It’s a little late, but this one was so amusing I had to share. Lyrics by Jim Richmond; […]

Happy Festivus!

Happy Chanukwanzadiwaleidmas! And there’s a new Tree Lobster Comic that is holiday themed–Check it out! Image swiped from nutmeg66–thanks!

Santapede!

Yeah, I posted this last year. But it still makes me smile, so here it is again!  I stole it from Ugly Overload: Oh, and don’t miss the new Xmas song, Silverfish (To the tune […]