Normally I don’t like to reference the turmoil in the world today, but I ran across this Mad Magazine cover trading card, and COME ON… it’s a little bit too “on the nose” if anything.

Mad magazine 1971 cover; This Country is Out of Order

We had Nixon back then, but then we didn’t have him to kick around anymore.

No covid, but my parents both got what they called the “Hong Kong Flu” – They were so happy to have survived it that they bought a color TV and new living room furniture. I thought it was to watch the moon landing in style, but no.

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