Chuck (charlesofcamden) wrote,

  • Mood:
  • Music:

News in brief – maybe too brief!

Hi! It’s me again, finding the lighter side of deadly human tragedies. As you may know, the main AOL log-on screen gives you a constantly rotating series of current news headlines. This graphic is from today’s AOL News. The problem here is that the juxtaposition of these three stories seems to suggest one very complicated storyline, not the least of which is this: What the heck was this game show host doing in Iraq? I’ll say this much – If they’ve started producing Deal or No Deal – Baghdad Edition, sign me up (let’s just say I feel lucky)!

There was one a couple years ago that I wish I had thought to get a screen capture of. On a single AOL news panel, the text read, “Red Sox Win World Series” followed by “Arafat Collapses During Meeting.” I mean, I think we were all just as shocked as he was, but who even knew Arafat was a Red Sox fan?

So if you find yourself on AOL on a regular basis, keep an eye peeled for these juxtapositions!

  • 2020 Puzzle Solution

    There have been some slowdowns in mail delivery of late, so if you haven't received yours, let me know and I can resend it.

  • Mid-Year Puzzle Solution

    If you're looking for the puzzle, scroll down to the entry below this one.

  • Puzzle Time!

    Hello and welcome to Chuck Greenia’s Special Crossword Puzzle for Shut-Ins, 2020 Edition! NOTE: You can print this out from here if you want, but…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.