Prick of the Month: July 2009

July 21, 2009


The month of July is nearing it’s final days, yet a new prick has not been chosen.  There was good reason for this brash decision.  You see, the end of last few months have been laden with celebrity deaths; TEST of the WWE, Starlog, Dave Arneson, J. G. Ballard, Bea Arthur, Dom DeLuise, David Carradine, Farrah Fawcett, and Michael Jackson just to name a few.  I can’t remember the last time this many famous folk were sent to their afterlives before the year reached its mid-point.  Because all of these famous flames have been doused, I decided to wait a while and see if any other stars would be extinguished; it didn’t take long.  The only person thing that makes sense to choose for July’s Prick of the Month is none other than the greatest prick of all time.  It goes by many names, takes many forms, and we all must face this racketeer from The River Styx at some point in our lives (normally at the end).  Raise your scythes for the man in black…Death. Read the rest of this entry »