helen-louise (baratron) wrote,

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This is definitely a joke: The World Health Organisation today issued a new warning against non-essential travel to the entire Western hemisphere following renewed concerns about the spread of Severe Loss of Perspective Syndrome (SLOPS). Read more...

I'm not sure about this one: 60 foot lava lamp proposed for Washington town. I'm about 95% convinced it's a spoof, but as with all the best spoofs (Landover Baptist Church, TechnicalVirgin.com, etc) there's enough plausibility to make me uncertain.

Completely out of any context, this is the hymn I've had on the brain for the past few days. If something written in 1976 could be called a hymn. May write more about this another time.

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