I don't think he completely understood what I was going for at first. "Which News?" he asked. My response was "pretty much all of it over the last few months.
If you can't beat the world, laugh at it, is my position.
Followup: 12/26- It has come to my attention that the above animation often doesn't animate. If it's just a still frame, you can't really see the funny... try this link.
This Week's Geo-Quiz: Plate Tectonics
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