mark a rayner: The Transmutation of Gary

Early on in the Transmutation of Gary, there was a problem. Gary didn’t enjoy the idea of being transmuted, though he was open to the idea of transubstantiation. (A non-starter, obviously.) We settled on transmogrification, which didn’t upset Gary as much, for some reason. And so the helmet was fused to his body. An excellent ...

mark a rayner | scribblings, squibs & sundry monkey joys: Leonides and the papier-mâché spatula

Gregorina awoke that morning feeling stranger than usual. She’d had vivid dreams of ravaging Leonides, their local butcher, with his own meat tenderizer. In the dream – or perhaps it would do her good to think of it as a … Continue reading →

Dead Wild Roses: Pardoxical Capitalism

Filed under: Education, Politics Tagged: Absurd, Capitalist Contradictions, Infographic

mark a rayner | scribblings, squibs & sundry monkey joys: Absurd Panhandler Party

Making the morning commute a little brighter. Environmental (absurd) theatre at its best. Alltop just needs a few minutes of your attention too. Via Laughing Squid.

mark a rayner | scribblings, squibs & sundry monkey joys: The dream of flight

It seemed impossible, but it was happening. Glen was flying! The geese had flown higher and higher, above the clouds, so he could now take in the glorious early morning sunlight — Glen guessed about eight or nine-thousand feet. It … Continue reading →