All posts tagged Eric Loy

Attila the Pun II

This was posted by TheDeacon (aka Eric Loy) on alt.callahans.


My cousin is in a bad spot. He’s got a bad inner ear problem that needs surgery soon, or he’ll lose his hearing on that side. He has no insurance, though, and the cost is WAY too much for him.

He does have a way out, though. A local elderly widow has offered to pay for the operation — but only if he’ll marry her, afterwards! She’s 50 years older … Read the rest...

Cirpunnavigate the Globe

This was posted by TheDeacon (aka Eric Loy) on alt.callahans.


Did you see the special on the Discovery channel last week about Magellan’s round the world voyage? They went on and on, telling how tough it was for him to gather the equipment and the people for such a commitment. It didn’t help things that he was such a stickler for rules, either.

Only certain colored clothing was allowed on the ship. The sailors were forbidden to sing songs with … Read the rest...