Humor Columns

Capitol Crimes

Capitol Crimes

A family vacation in Washington, DC: John McCabe embarrasses his son to raise money for Haiti.
Pressing Pause for a Moment of Silence

Pressing Pause for a Moment of Silence

A magical gadget unites men worldwide. Anne Lutz Zacharias remembers its beloved inventor.
Rock, Paper, Sofa

Rock, Paper, Sofa

Can pizza, beer, and dinosaurs resolve a territorial dispute between China and the Philippines? Dave Fox reports from his living room couch.
Erma Bombeck Writers’ Workshop 2012

Erma Bombeck Writers’ Workshop 2012

Will somebody please remove the ferret from my toe?
Crazy Stuff I Make My Husband Do: Climbing Adam’s Peak

Crazy Stuff I Make My Husband Do: Climbing Adam’s Peak

How to cajole your unwilling spouse into an overnight mountain climb: Kattina Rabdau-Fox reports from Sri Lanka.
Shadow Quest

Shadow Quest

In response to his wife's new Globejotting column, "Crazy Stuff I Make My Husband Do," Dave Fox reveals his side of the Adam's Peak negotiations.
Crazy Stuff I Make My Husband Do

Crazy Stuff I Make My Husband Do

In her new series for Globejotting, Kattina Rabdau-Fox warns, "The gloves are coming off."
View from the Gutter

View from the Gutter

Singapore: Anxious equatorial gnomes are creating pedestrian safety hazards.
Christmas in Kandy

Christmas in Kandy

Kandy, Sri Lanka: A Buddhist dental relic and a shocking monkey.
Climbing the Lion

Climbing the Lion

Sigiriya, Sri Lanka: A hefty climb reveals ancient love letters to fictitious ladies.