World’s worst pun (and my name’s on it!)

World’s worst?

Now that’s a bold claim, considering how many uncles there are out there making uncle jokes. But it’s one I stand by.


This is a re-post of a piece that first appeared here.

Niu 牛, you see, is Chinese for “cow,” so this is like a headline saying that the dairy industry is not cowed by new regulations.

It’s like that, but better. And credit where credit is due, I didn’t come up with the title, though I am sorely tempted to put it at the top of my CV.