Monday, February 17, 2014

Lunedi Lunacy

"Parody is making a new wine that tastes like the old but has a slightly lethal effect."
Dwight Macdonald
Random House, 1960
And there were few that could tramp out those grapes of wrath as well as the gang at SCTV:

February 17 - 1863: A group of citizens of Geneva founded an International Committee for Relief to the Wounded, later known as the International Committee of the Red Cross.


Debra She Who Seeks said...

Hilarious! And pretty damn good imitations actually.

Ur-spo said...

Oh !
I would stay up late in college to watch these guys - they were so talented and hilarious.
Whenever i am down in the dumps, all I have to remember is Edith Prickely and I invariably cheer up.