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Someone called Stacey, with autumn leaves…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s unusual pencil sharpener is the one shaped like a mushroom cloud formed by the explosion of a medium-sized thermonuclear device. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Hm, was it worth taking this photograph? I’m still not sure… It was last … Continue reading

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Mail art postcard. No. 4553…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s octopus is the one upsetting the old ladies at the local knitting club by getting to work on six pairs of socks simultaneously. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Another of my silly mail art postcards (Are you getting fed … Continue reading

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Brownlow and the professor’s trousers…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s joke is the one about the Prime Minister and the rubber mouse in the dispatch box – oh, how we guffawed later on, down in our dungeon… >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> ‘Good morning Professor – oh, my goodness!’ … Continue reading

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Mail art postcard. No. 4576…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s special guests are the Caligula lookalike twins Bernie and Florence Chooms. Come on in and take a seat on the sofa – my, my, I do love your laurel leaf headbands and your blood spattered … Continue reading

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Thinking of getting some art…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s existential angst is centred around the sound of the word quench. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> ‘Do you have any art, on your walls?’ ‘Hm, let me think… Well, not really.’ ‘What do you mean by “not really”?’ ‘Well, … Continue reading

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Finding worms in a natural way…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s wrinkled old black and white snapshot is the one of me, Alfred Hitchcock, and Anthony Perkins drinking tea and eating ginger nuts in the motel reception on the set of Psycho in 1959. Just look … Continue reading

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Mail Art Postcard No. 4574…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s carefully selected adjectives are: porky, deoppilative, pyknic, soterial, gallinaceous, condign, and dishy. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Here is another of my mail art postcards dear reader – a simple collage on bright card using clippings from that dreary … Continue reading

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