To make you smile
Trivial things that are brilliant are exactly that: Orange Wednesdays, sport, clever news headlines... I love how that sort of stuff makes a day slightly more fun.
Into that final category must go The Sun's take on the controversial meeting between Barack Obama and the Dalai Lama:
'Obama Lama ding dong'
Isn't that (pointlessly) amazing?! I had to give it a line on its own. It's right up there with 'Super Cally go ballistic, Celtic are atrocious'. My mouth twitches into a smile whenever I think about it.
Whoever came up with it needs a medal, or at least one of these T-shirts.
P.S. I read it first on The Guardian, so that's OK then.
P.P.S. Here's how to take the joy out of the whole thing. I'm concerned that this is a profession I'm trying to enter.