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Foolish Monkey commented on Jonathan Wolfman's blog post 3 Sentences - Bloody Pleased
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Foolish Monkey commented on Jonathan Wolfman's blog post 3 Sentences - Bloody Pleased
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the unstill life

Posted on May 18, 2018 at 9:00am 26 Comments

"I begin with an idea, but as I work, the picture takes over. Then there is the struggle between the idea I preconceived... and the picture that fights for its own life." -Georg Baselitz 

the above is very true for me.  always has been.  painting is a struggle and over the…

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Something to make you smile (again) the Joyous JK Wedding Dance

Posted on April 21, 2018 at 1:00pm 11 Comments

the good news: THEY'RE STILL DANCING!

I dare you to watch this and not tear up - just a tiny bit.  it's the greatest wedding video ever!

I'm working on an aux drive that has everything and the moon on it, and this was…

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oh look - it's the democrats actually doing something!

Posted on April 20, 2018 at 1:00pm 37 Comments

I figured I'd get the jump on the news 

the dems are suing trump, the trump election campaign and wikileaks= accusing trump's group of being a racketeering enterprise that worked with the russians along with wikileaks and assange accusing them of conspiracy - hacking servers, leaking damaging info to the public.   (I do love that phrase racketeering enterprise!)

the lawsuit demands damages and a declaration that defendants conspired to alter the course…

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SBA/RR Challenge: NON FICTION: meta check

Posted on April 19, 2018 at 12:30pm 11 Comments

you've been online too long when you

...read tea leaves where there is no tea

...feel the oppressive sensations of being bullied, insulted and abused

...then report your findings to the authorities. anonymously

...copy other peoples posts then pour over them in search of hidden meanings and occult messages

...you find lots!

...see into your monitor and directly through it into the minds of people you don't know

...lose your sense of…

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At 12:22pm on March 27, 2018, mary gravitt said…

Art in the Age of Trump is wonderful.  Even Roseanne is coming back on TV.  Why not return to art.

At 12:44pm on March 12, 2015, Anna Herrington said…

Ha!

I suck at this kind of banter!!

 ...but do have a laundry door that has has 'Chantelle is a ho' written in nail polish, still there from the last owner   : )

At 9:38am on March 12, 2015, Rosigami said…

yaaaaaaaaay! Now we're friends here, too! 

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