I do understand humor - it's conservatives who think The Onion and Stephen Colbert are real who don't get it.
And yes, I overstated my case. But I always find people amusing when they go to the big city and enter with fear and trepidation. And I can laugh at it because I grew up in a small town and used to have that very same fear: until I outgrew it as adults should.
Catawa is my favorite bleeding heart liberal.