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Dept. of Misapprehended Hyperbole

Dear editor, I picked up the current issue and went straight to the comics section. Then I read something much funnier: Michael Lenehan’s hate piece on the online community [“A Year Without Journalism,” December 30]. While it is getting tiresome to hear print journalists bemoan the popularity of the Internet, it can be very amusing […]

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What a Guy

Dear editor, Regarding the “Technobabble” piece [April 27], in the interest of disclosure, it should be pointed out that my humor piece, “Is Ron May Possessed by Satan?,” while appearing on my Indignant Online Web site, originally appeared in the “May Report,” as part of the humor column I write for Ron. Therefore, Ron paid […]

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Reader to Reader

Last weekend at the Jewel on Southport I stood next to a couple of twentysomething guys who were looking over spaghetti sauces. Suddenly a 30-ish man turned into our aisle and breezily pushed his cart behind us. “Excuse me, ladies,” he deadpanned and kept going. The two guys looked at each other. “Fuck him,” said […]