By Lambert Strether of Corrente
Affected person readers, I need to end up a put up on the Gridiron debacle, and so that is an open thread. Sorry! –lambert
Again to comedy for a second; I believed this was hilarious earlier than I had ever been to an Episcopalian service:
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TH writes: “Fairly little yellow . . . marigolds?” I feel they’re fairly too, however I don’t assume they’re marigolds. Nevertheless, this offers me the prospect to remind readers that when you’re planning your backyard, marigolds are good companion vegetation for tomatoes.
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