Saturday 26 December 2015

Friends with Bennet. Fits.

Me: "Guys! Great news! Season 6 of Downton Abbey is out!"
Son 2: "I can't wait to find out which white girl Mr. Darcy marries!"
Me: "There's no Darcy in Downton."
Son 1: "I'm pretty sure at least 30% of the men are Darcy. And 50% of the women."

Sunday 20 December 2015

Sheepish Expression

Son 2: "Wait.... Jesus is the lamb?"
Me: "Yes."
Son 2: "Because he's also the shepherd. That doesn't seem like a very good idea."
Me: "He did get crucified."
Son 1 : "So the system doesn't work?"

Thursday 1 October 2015

I Was Made for Starvin' You

Radio: "Trump says if he becomes president, he would turn the Syrian refugees back. He says some refugees could be members of ISIS"
Son 2: "Technically, that's true. They could also be members of KISS"

Wednesday 9 September 2015

Natural Insurrection

Son 2: "I hate school."
Grandpa: "Everyone hates school."
Son 2 & Me: "No they don't!"
Grandpa: "Just trying to be agreeable."
Son 2: "Stop. It's unnatural."

Saturday 4 July 2015

Projectile Cetacean

Me: "What's that toy you throw around sometimes?"
Son 2: "The orca... you know... the penguin-whale."
Me: "Penguin-whale?"
Son 1: "It's like a penguin, in that a whale also doesn't fly."

Tuesday 30 June 2015

Rhetorical Planning

Me: "I might get to that show tonight. I don't know. I'll get there if I get there."
Son 2: "Well tautologied."

Sunday 21 June 2015

Punch. Line.

Son 2: "What aren't you laughing?"
Me: "Because your joke was so funny I'm paralyzed."
Son 2: "Are you mocking me?"
Me: "Would I mock you?"
Son 2: "Have you met you?"