Wisconsin is a very pretty state to see from the car. It’s excessively pastoral in places, with red barns, green fields, and black and white cows. But the dark side of Wisconsin, at least on I-90/I-94, is that the freeway is, for deer, the equivalent of the Golden Gate Bridge for suicidal people. I swear that we saw a dead deer on the side of the road every ten miles. It’s clear that depressed deer from all Wisconsin come to that freeway to end it all. Very sad.
Because of the dead deer, the conversation in the car turned to Bambi. It then shifted to vegetarianism, PETA, animism, and animal worship in general among Lefties. From that, of course, we talked about anthropomorphism, at which point my travel companion said, “If only Leftists would anthropomorphize human fetuses!” I thought that was a good line. [Read more…]