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So, what is it that those TV ads are trying to tell us?…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s Orson Welles lookalike twins are Sally and Melinda Bloot. Come on, waddle up, and sit on the sofa and chat with us for a few minutes – I love your padding and convincing beards by … Continue reading

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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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Yes, I think I’m in the mood for spam!…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s octopus is the one showing off in the music shop by playing Chopin preludes on three pianos at once. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Yes, recently I have experienced a glut of spam. I really only said that so … Continue reading

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Composition with nice fatty breakfast…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s carefully selected colours are: Bucharest blue, Rochdale red, Munich mauve, Todmorden turquoise, Valparaiso violet, Adelaide azure, and Rosedale russet. (Link one. Link two.) >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Here’s one I took, er, captured, back in August. Shall I … Continue reading

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Spam, spammed, spamming, spammable…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s dictionary words are: aphotic, aorist, antithalian, aplustre, apercu, and Baphomet. Please have these words looked up and placed in suitable sentences ready for Professor Mouldie first thing after breakfast tomorrow morning. Should the professor turn … 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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Mail Art Postcard No. 4680…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s newly arrived Christmas card with plenty of glitter and a grinning snowman on it, signed by an unknown person with an indecipherable signature, seems to be sent from Penzance in Cornwall. I don’t know anyone … Continue reading

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