Subscribe to Irregular Times via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to Irregular Times and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 833 other subscribers

Irregular Times Newsletters

Click here to subscribe to any or all of our six topical e-mail newsletters:
  1. Social Movement Actions,
  2. Credulity and Faith,
  3. Election News,
  4. This Week in Congress,
  5. Tech Dispatch and
  6. our latest Political Stickers and Such

The Most Absurd News Of The Day

The world is an absurd place, but some things are more absurd than others. Here are the most prominent absurdities in today’s news:

The government of China says it’s absurd for the government of Spain to issue arrest warrants for former Chinese leaders over their role abuses in Tibet.

The Unofficial Apple Weblog declares it to be absurd for consumers to sue Apple for selling devices that were incapable of performing the functions that Apple claimed the devices were made for.

Phonedog says that spending a lot of money for a smartphone is absurd.

In Queensland, the Opposition Party charges that the state government is engaged in an absurd rush to pass a new law intended to clamp down on motorcycle gangs.

Gawker says it’s absurd that a father in Tennessee was arrested for complaining about the child pick-up policy at an elementary school.

Asahi Shimbun calls it absurd for the Japanese Prime Minister to be named the “third party” to conduct oversight of decisions by the government about whether to withhold information from the public.

Leave a Reply




You can use these HTML tags

<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>