Grimly Dark Humor Places



Patrick is a mid-40 year old geek with an undergraduate degree in mathematics and a master's degree in Information Systems. Nothing he says here has anything to do with the official position of his employer or any other institution.

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9 Responses

  1. Avatar Jaybird says:

    As opposed to a cold case from 1983?Report

  2. Avatar James Hanley says:

    As opposed to one really bad-ass mountain lion with a twisted sense of humor?Report

  3. Avatar BlaiseP says:

    I’ll confess.  I’m a fark addict.  Grim and dark humor headlines are the only jokes worth laughing at.

    Local TV Station to broadcast expose on sex, gore, and violence in comic books, and how it will harm your children. This is not a repeat from 1954. Fredric Wertham laughs while George Santayana weepsReport

  4. Avatar Amphiboly says:

    Police later admitted that the head was not connected to the body in that case.Report

  5. Avatar Burt Likko says:

    This is funny in the way only an obliviously non-ironic headline can be funny.

    The other way to go is New York Post style: “Headless Body Found In Topless Bar”.Report

  6. Avatar Patrick Cahalan says:

    This is one of those times when the grimly horrible part is that there are actual people on the other side of that headline.

    Even as you laugh at the absurdity of it, you can’t shake that fact.Report

  7. Avatar Kolohe says:

    I hate to see families torn apart.Report

  8. Avatar kenB says:

    Reminds me of a verse from Flight of the Conchord’s Think About It.Report