Thursday, August 24, 2006

Don't Act Surprised

In a preview for the local news, there were various shots of women in flip-flops walking around the city.  The voice over said, "Why flip-flops could be bad for your feet.  Next at 10."  My response was, "Well, they're basically a piece of cardboard and rubber bands, that's why they're bad for your feet.  I'm going to bed early."  I mean, really.  Is this news?  Is anyone surprised by the idea that shoes that I could make at home are bad for your feet?  If you are, you're an idiot.

Of course, people still smoke so maybe I shouldn't assume.


2 comments:

  1. Your post has reminded me of two Simpsons episodes: 1. when Burns turns into a Howard Hughes like recluse that wears Kleenex boxes on his feet and 2. when Moe was wearing bread bags for shoes. ("What? You don't like my bags?")

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  2. No, you shouldn't assume....I'm sure you know why.....
    :)

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