A friend of ours was puzzled with the series of odd messages left on his answering machine. Day after day friends and family would talk and then... read more

The stomping ground of professional and amateur entertainers alike, Twitter has become a place to hone your comedy chops. Here are a few... read more

Heavy snow had buried my van in our driveway. My husband dug around the wheels, rocked the van back and forth, and finally pushed me free.
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Today I ran into an old friend who I hadn’t seen in years. She raved about how I hadn’t aged a bit, and I was all set to thank her when she said... read more

I visited my daughter bearing gifts: summer squash from my garden.

“What should I do with it?” she asked.

“Whatever you... read more

A shopper at my in-law’s clothing store couldn’t understand why she had to pay so much for her purchase.

“I got this from the ‘15 to... read more

Relationships with fathers could fill a thousand psychiatrist handbooks. It also gives Twitter jokesters a chance to vent freely:
I got all... read more

Overheard in a museum’s dinosaur exhibit recently: a confused woman complaining to her friend, “How could they possibly know the names of all... read more

The air-conditioning in my high school civics class was less than ideal. Everyone who sat in the back would freeze, while everyone in the front... read more

In an age when smartphones can force us to seem dumber, Twitter has become the favourite forum to vent frustrations:

Autocorrect is... read more