Category Archives: Humor

WW: Five Day Forecast

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To all my readers in the United States: have a Safe and Happy 4th of July, and enjoy the weekend! See you Monday.

#DBlogWeek ’13 – Day 6 – And on that farm he had a…

Today is “Diabetes Art Day”. For me, inspiration comes to me at random times, not when prompted. Since I’ve got nothing art-related to share today, I’m going to exercise my Diabetes Wild Kingdom Wildcard option (ironically, I opted-in to the Creativity/Art category last year). But if you really want to see some of my creative artwork, you can look at my MS-Paint masterpiece from Thursday, my video re-enactment of hypoglycemia from last month, or my very first Wordless Wednesday).

My very first pets were a pair of goldfish. My dad bought them for me as a young child as a reward (a/k/a bribe) when I stopped wetting my bed. I named them after the then-famous cartoon magpies, Heckle and Jeckle.

When I get my diabetes service-animal, I’m going to honor it by naming it after my very first pet. I’ll name it Heckle. But this Heckle won’t be a bird, nor will it be a fish.

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Eyeball enlargement

Eyeball-EnlargementYou too, can have larger, darker, perkier, sexier eyeballs using this revolutionary, new, blade-less, non-surgical procedure!

Call your ophthalmologist today! Most major insurance carriers accepted.

NOTICE: Results may be temporary. Do not drive or operate heavy machinery after this procedure. May cause headaches, dizziness, drowsiness, or irritability. Results are not guaranteed, and your diabetes may vary. Avoid prolonged exposure to ultraviolet light. This photo has been electronically enhanced for clarity. Do not puncture or incinerate. Tax, title, and license extra. Caution: the coffee you are about to enjoy is very hot.

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The rocky reality of hypoglycemia

This vlog (video-log) could have just as easily been titled “A Consequence of Hypoglycemia”, but alas, that name was already taken. So I’ll just go with the “Rocky Reality…” name.
(subtitle: “Gonna Cry Now”)

Running time 3 minutes

Wordless Wednesday: De-stress

Bagel SchmagelMy friend Diana posted this picture Friday on Facebook. She took it at a bagel shop in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn. Despite the obvious carb/sugar implications, I found it oddly appropriate for the D-community.


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