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Stella seems to like my scones…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s confused film stars are: Spevin Kacey and Hene Gackman. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Landscape No. 61. 1994. Pastel on paper, probably about 24″ x 18″ ‘This one’s a bit on the drab side David…’ ‘Hm… What?… I Did … Continue reading

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Just a few short items…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s octopus is the one getting angry whilst trying on woollen sweaters in Marks and Spencer’s clothing department – apparently none of the colours suit him. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Excuses for being late. No. 383. I’m sorry I’m … Continue reading

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Do you like grammar at all?…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s ancient Egyptian deity is the woman with cow ears, or horns, and sun disc on head, or a perched falcon on head – the goddess Hathor. Her attributes are: Canopic, lungs, North mother, love, fertility, … Continue reading

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That Christmas Pudding. No. 2…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s carefully chosen adjectives are: buxom, discommodious, icy, sessile, interplanetary, dominical, comic, and conic. You hardly ever hear the word ‘buxom’ these days – pity, it has a pleasant look and sound to it… it’s that … Continue reading

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Strong cheese mad dream…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s honoured guest is a Vladimir Putin lookalike. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> I like cheese, but try not to get it too often, but when I do I usually buy the cheap or medium priced stuff. Yesterday when I … Continue reading

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Some overheard and misheard snatches of cafe conversation…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s stegosaurus is the one trying on sweaters and cardigans in Marks and Spencer. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> ‘He’s so high up in the back seat.’ ‘…and remarried?’ ‘Yeah, yeah, auctioneering!’ ‘He’s not paying the full rent you know…’ … Continue reading

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Oddments and bits…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s financial forecast is for lumps of money the size of potatoes rising unexpectedly and soiling nice clean shirts. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Excuses for being late. No.105. I’m sorry I’m late, but I had to transfer some money … Continue reading

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