the craigslist crusader’s note to self

what is sherlock holmes with-
out his moriarty
or lex luthor without his
superman — a worthy
nemesis goes a long way to
defining the true character
of a woman or man — which is
why I have decided
to take the plunge and
advertise for an arch
rival/mortal enemy/dire foe
to provide adversarial services and
general games of “cat ‘n’ mouse”
(NB common stalkers/past
applicants need not apply)
spandex and capes not looked
upon too kindly; evil geniuses also
run the risk of being thought of
as terribly passé, please call
555-HERO and ask for jeremy.

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Just some guy trying to figure out where the "on" switch is hid on the remote control—ah, forget it. Because, you know what, I'm also the kinda guy who always likes the book waaay more than the movie! View all posts by Lorem Ipsum

6 responses to “the craigslist crusader’s note to self

  • John W. Howell

    I called the number and it was busy. I guess you are getting a lot of applicants. I’ll take my secret weapon designed to destroy mankind to another hero venue. (also I didn’t mention my beautiful assistant) Sorry about that.:-)

    • Lorem Ipsum

      Curses, foiled again! The phone was only busy because I was ordering pizza, before sitting down to watch a Big Bang Theory marathon on TV. Really, you’d be surprised to know that the response has been a little disappointing, so far. A good nemesis these days is hard to find, I’m telling ya! BTW, is your secret weapon a death ray? Because, beautiful assistant or not, I’m kinda scared of death ray-wielding destroyer of mankind-types. I was hoping for more of the sort of fiendish enemy who steals your parking spot outside of the 7-Eleven… 🙂

  • dhonour

    I have a nemesis. It sounds better on paper than it is in real life ;-).

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