Today I learned that Terry Jones, the underrated Python—if there is such a thing—has fairly advanced dementia. Unsurprising to no one, the take away is that Michael Palin is a complete sweetheart.

I mean, Graham Chapman has been dead for a while, and he was my idol as a kid, but there’s still something supremely depressing about considering that the Pythons are mortals just like anyone else.

Life’s a laugh and death’s a joke, it’s true.

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You’ll see it’s all a show, keep ‘em laughing as you go,

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Just remember that the last laugh is on you.