"I think the inimitable The Onion put it best, in Our Dumb Century: "Soviet Space Program Ahead in Dog-Killing Race"."
"But didn't the US beat them in the chimp killing race?"
"No, the U.S. tried to squash a chimp on launch but he made it back alive. The Russians shook their heads in disgust and said, "If we wanted to squash a chimp we would have done it properly and put a 400 pound weight in the capsule above his head. The imperialist running pig-dog lackeys are such amatures.""
I know how you inexplicably feel about Achewood, but this one is hilarious and topical.
Not even remotely hilarious. And still drawn by an eight-year-old.
It's *entirely* un-funny, and it proves the author is ignorant and writes for an ignorant audience.
Why is bad grammar and stupidity "funny"?
You like Cathy, don't you.
Wait, people still like Achewood?
Man, what a bunch of haters.
There's no accounting for taste. It's okay if you don't get it.
Hell - She's fine. She's even got a MySpace...
Laika's InterestsCosmonauts, Astronauts, Astronomy, Russia, Sputnik, Animal Rights, Alternatives to animal testing.MusicLaika Dog, Laika &; The Cosmonauts, Laika, Gorillaz.MoviesMy Life as a Dog (Mitt liv som hund) by Lasse HallstrÃ¶m.
But why stop at Laika when there are so many more?
Huh, synchronicity. I just set http://dlanham.com/art/spacedoggy/ as my desktop picture - I knew that this drawing reminded me of something.
The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum has one of the space monkeys stuffed and mounted in her little monkey rocket harness: