There is so much about Wilford Brimley that you didn't know. For instance, he was at one time a bodyguard for the one and only Howard Hughes. How did he get his break in Hollywood? He used to shoe horses for movies and television shows before getting work as an extra and a stuntman. He's 19,000 years old. He actively opposed the banning of cockfighting, guy loves cockfighting. He's also a supporter of John McCain.
And as you all know, he's got diabetes. Thus it took only a few seconds for someone to draw the connection in Thud's post about the diabetes-tracking car. Hats off to SundaySunday for making it funny: