A Series of Tubes – Does It Ever Get Not Funny?

October 22, 2009

by — Posted in Personal Writing

Ted Stevens infamous speech from 2006 describing the Internet, and obviously failing badly. We all knew the Internet was not a big truck, we also know that the tubes….er Internet does not get clogged in a fashion that can be cleaned with Draino.


Poor Ted, I didn’t think things would ever get much worse, but then there was that huge kickback scandal. So does “A Series of Tubes” get tired as a meme, or is it still alive and kicking. You decide.

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