Don’t Show Mom

Back in the day, my father had two main hobbies: garage sale-ing and stamp collecting. The way that these two hobbies manifested themselves in combination was when my dad would go to an estate sale (meaning someone has died), he would purchase the deceased’s collection of letters. He then would browse for any stamps of … Continued

“Make a To Do List.” Check.

So many questions arise from the life of this to-do list maker….Who is Bob? Why does he get the worst jobs? Why put certain bodily functions on the list and not others? Is Pinocchio required reading every day? And so many more…. FOUND on the sidewalk.

Stubum

I found this folded up in the floor vent, under the grate in a school classroom.

Oh, Great

I found this by a computer in a college library.

Treatment

Out walking dog and noticed this small scrap of paper blowing and tumbling along the sidewalk.

Big Van

This appears to be a homework assignment or a class exercise. Not sure what questions 3 & 4 would be.

Advice for Dad

I found this in a book entitled “Violence and the Sacred;” I’m not sure if that makes the note funnier or not. As a dad myself, I think the advice is pretty astute, though.

Stinky

This was folded, taped and addressed to Matthew. We think it might be from a church camp gathering. I love the choice of note paper.

Falstad the Science Dragon

I am a student assistant in the library and often come accross random notes. This one was just too awesome to not send.