Dogs Walk Among Us

Are Dogs Smarter than Republicans? (We Know that Cats Are)

tumblr_mr9y4dKiqD1soxwgpo1_500In an editorial in today’s New York Times, Gregory Berns, professor of neuroeconomics at Emory University and the author of How Dogs Love Us: A Neuroscientist and His Adopted Dog Decode the Canine Brain, posits the intriguing theory that your poodle is probably smarter than Michele Bachmann.

Poop and Puppies

Bo gets a little sister…

Nom Nom Puppeh!

…and NASA declassifies Apollo 11 transcripts, including a discussion of which astronaut was responsible for the turd in space.

[White House, HuffPo]

Because Nothing Else Seems to Be Happening.

Rosie and Penny the Miracle Pug congratulate you bunch of losers dear sweet funny people for yet another year down the drain of trenchant fun.

Of course we couldn’t do it without noje. I’m not sure that’s a good thing.

Feliz Navidog

Bo helps FLOTUS read “Twas the Night Before Christmas” to kids at Children’s National Medical Center. Shelley Oh! gets bonus points for her fierce boots and still being able to crack jokes with 65 pounds of dog on her lap.

Don’t Roof-Rack Me, Bro

I can’t believe it took this long.

And the fact that it’s from the ultimate ’80s musician Devo just makes it all the better.

[iTunes]

[Dogs Against Romney]

Her Majesty’s Secret Entrance

Aside from — well, everything else, we must admit enjoying this scene between Daniel Craig and some amateur doing a decent impression of Helen Mirren. Certainly beats a platoon of Willy Wonkas emerging from a pit of Hades to illustrate the Industrial Revolution.

FLOTUS and FDOTUS Holiday Break

For everyone who might need a break from the asshattery that seems to be too prevalent these days.

Puppeh! Wearing rabbit ears!

Shelley Oh! and Bo hanging out with soldiers and their families at Walter Reed:

And this year Bo has his own egg for tomorrow’s Easter Egg Roll.