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An afternoon in the City of Culture…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s carefully selected adjectives are: risible, sleek, varsal, operose, butyric, and feathered. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Part one: So, as this UK City of Culture is host to the world-renowned Turner Prize annual art exhibition I thought that, as … Continue reading

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Dave – you’re really making an exhibition of yourself!…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s quotation is from A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole (published 1980). “I think color cats got sweepin and moppin in they blood, it comes natural. It sorta now like eatin and sleepin now … Continue reading

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Death and abandonments… Phew!…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s pelican is the one with the smallish beak. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Yesterday I thought that I could do to see a bit of art. Unfortunately the pretty good local gallery, the Ferens, is closed for eighteen months … Continue reading

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Good God! The art’s moving about!…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s instruction is to phone up the Prime Minister and ask him what he’s got planned for when all the bees have died and we’ve got nothing to eat. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Hm… Yes… sloping… You may recall … Continue reading

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Some titchy pithy items…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s joke is the one about the campaigning politician bitten by the baby he was kissing. Oh, how we chuckled later back in our cosy limousines! >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Excuses for being late. No. 210. I’m sorry I’m … Continue reading

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To articulate a body of difference…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s financial forecast is for the markets to vacillate, tilt, rotate, wobble, ponder, change colour, become moist, blush, and come down on the side of the bloated plutocrat. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Good morning class!… and what a gorgeous … Continue reading

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