Today I received in the mail the State of California Primary Voter’s Guide, which the Secretary of State prints up by the millions and sends to every blessed citizen. I was expecting a few boring candidate statements of the U.S. Senate – AKA the World’s Most Exclusive Club – but, boy, was I wrong. Just take a look at some of these gems.
First off is a chap named Tim (I like him already………) who, understandably, doesn’t associate himself with any particular party. It seems what matters to him most is good old J.C., and he comes right to the point:
If you’re eager for charts, I’ll point you to the video I did earlier today. Otherwise, I’m all charted out. In the meantime, you might enjoy this video of John Cleese and Terry Jones (one-third of the original Python boys) speaking at a religious studies conference (of all things). It’s quite interesting, although Cleese does about 98% of the talking (Terry Jones hardly says a peep, and when he does, it’s mostly stammering). Quite an enjoyable chat:
Most of you are probably acquainted with the Internet-based real estate web site known as Zillow, which is a public company under the ticker symbol Z. They haven’t been public that long, and although they aren’t doing as badly as some IPOs (Lending Club – symbol LC – leaps to mind), they aren’t exactly setting the world on fire either.