Word of the week: Oysgezoomt! – from longreads: A friend who teaches at another university tells me that a new Yiddish word has been invented: oysgezoomt, “over-exposed to Zoom,” as in “Ich bin azoy oysgezoomt!” …

What do you call the doctor that graduated at the bottom of his class? – A: Doctor.

What’s new?

This week, random biking, boating and cycling clips, and notes on business agility. Also, MAD magazine is closing down (WOTMEWRY is still a license plate I’d order, decades after buying my last copy!).

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At 99, Al Jaffee Says Goodbye to Mad Magazine

LohanJuly 21, 20201 min read
At 99, Al Jaffee Says Goodbye to Mad Magazine

As a send-off for the cartoonist, the satirical publication has prepared an all-Jaffee issue that includes his final Fold-In. Fun fact! The fold-in concept Al Jaffee came up with in 1964 on the back pages of MAD was a satirical…

Random cycling clip

LohanJuly 21, 20201 min read

Somewhere in Cornwall. Some time in 2017.

Random biking clip

LohanJuly 21, 20201 min read

Random ride video #23412

Tech rollup June 2020

LohanJuly 21, 20201 min read
Tech rollup June 2020

Great Zoom call with Agile team. Think about this…

LohanJune 27, 20201 min read

🤔 Was the Tower of Pisa the first ever listed building?

Morning thoughts

LohanMay 22, 20201 min read

News this morning:- Timeout, err, Timein London has a wide range of day trips by foot and on bike that adhere to lockdown guidance. 🤔 Now only if we could find a loo (or feel less guilty about watering the…