Sunday, September 25, 2005

I'm So Ronery

As is my wont, I was just watching the late-night SNL reruns on the TiVo, and one of those "Chat With Hot Babes Until You Squirt" commercials came on. I always make sure to pay close attention to these, so as to educate myself on how better to interact with women (I currently know 65% of their secrets, and am fast encroaching on the final 35%). For example, let me drop this piece of edutainment on yo' ass: they want to talk to me, NOW, live. That's right. Live.

But today, there was something particular about the LiveLinks commercial that caught my eye. A person who looked suspiciously liked Evangeline Lilly was doing her best to convince me that chatting live would be the best idea right now.

My first thought: "That woman looks like Evangeline, whose name is like mine, only longer."

My second thought: "It's probably her not-famous sister or something."

3rd: "Or something..."

Etc.: "Nope, that's her. Evan!"

"Uh. Maybe I better not think her name like that. I'm kinda weirding myself out."

"Wow. She is so much hotter since she decided not to eat as much."

Then I called the number and we talked for a while. We're going to play skeeball next weekend.

1 comment:

  1. got this of boing boing, thought you would like it

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    Interesting words from around the world
    Adam Jacot de Boinod wrote a book called The Meaning Of Tingo, "a collection of words and phrases from around the world."

    Here are some of the words in the book (from a BBC article) katahara itai: the action of laughing so much that one side of your abdomen hurts. (Japanese)

    gigi rongak: the space between the teeth. (Malaysian)

    bakku-shan: a girl who appears pretty from behind but not from the front. (Japanese)

    nakkele: a man who licks whatever the food has been served on (Tulu).

    Putzfimmel: a mania for cleaning. (German)

    Backpfeifengesicht: a face that cries out for a fist in it. (German)

    uitwaaien: walking in windy weather for fun. (Dutch)

    igunaujannguaq (literally meaning frozen walrus carcass): The game involves the person in the centre of a ring trying to remain stiff as he is passed around the ring, hand over hand. (Inuit) Link

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