BarrelOMonkeys

This is why Jeopardy Champ Ken Jennings is a Hoot!

From this week’s answers to last weeks questions in Ken Jennings’ Tuesday Trivia email:

6.  The last State of the Union address of lame duck President James K. Polk is best remembered for his announcing the discovery of what?  The clitoris.  No, not really.  You’d probably remember that speech if so.  Polk left office in 1849, shortly after announcing the discovery of gold in California.

smalltownbeatnik:

grawly:

dont even ask just put your mind in a suspension of disbelief and click play

I’m not sure if I’m really glad I clicked play or if it was the worst mistake I made today.

I have a mandolin hanging in my basement….

beautyoperator:

My good friend, Zach Curtis, is playing Alvin Karpis (the last “Public Enemy #1” to be captured) on stage later this month. Here is how I translated Karpis’ signature hairstyle… (6 photos)

Steak

If you order a steak in a restaurant, and you ask for anything more than medium rare, I will judge you. And, dear god, steak sauce is an abomination.

Oh, no, no, no. No, no, no, no, no. No, no, no,

—Mitt Romney, on whether he will run for President again.