From New York, original humor writing & commentary by Brian Sack. Subject to all the flexible quality standards of internet self-publishing.


Grammar Cop: He’s The Juan Who Likes Refried Beans In Cannes


Complaint: Usage of the wrong word of foreign origin, a misdemeanor made hilarious for anyone with knowledge of elementary French; employing an apostrophe in the construction of a plural noun.
Defendant: Las Palmas Mexican restaurant, Honolulu, Hawaii. In close proximity to government buildings.
Report: Officer Smith of the Alabama Grammar Militia was investigating an employment opportunity in the Hawaii public school system when the offense was noticed. As he was out of his jurisdiction, and because he’s not a rules-breaking maverick like “Dirty” Harry Callahan or Martin Riggs, he simply recorded the evidence and fled.
Fine: $173 and complimentary catering of a small Quatrieme de Mayo party.


How our taxi driver made Saturday night memorable. 1. Driver's last name was "Goldfinger", which is unusual. 2. Driver was American, which is also unusual. 3. Driver had a thick New York accent, which is amusing. 4. Driver was …


The first thing to remember is that every single one of us has the potential to totally obsess about germs. And why not? We're all exposed to them. But some folks seem to have achieved …