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A balcony rant…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s unusual china teapot is the one shaped like the 1969 moon lander – not a very good pourer, but very stable on the table. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> ‘Hey Miles, how are you getting on with designing the … Continue reading

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Mail Art Postcard No. 4599…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s doubled up simile is – as fit as two fleas. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> I think I’m in a mail art postcard-ish sort of mood today… The thing is though, could one really describe this as a collage? … Continue reading

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A measurement of existence…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s financial forecast is for bankers to begin to show compassion for poor people and to stop being greedy and competitive amongst themselves… No, no, I’m only kidding!… Carry on as normal fellas!… >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> In my … Continue reading

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

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s random dictionary words are: Garamond, gamic, gamboge, gamberson, gangue¬†and frankalmoign. Please have these words looked up and placed in suitable sentences ready for Professor Mouldie first thing after breakfast tomorrow morning. He may turn up … 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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On the train…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s instruction is to sprinkle both sides of it with feathers and then roll it in the mud until you hear the characteristic squeaking sound. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> It was on a train journey back to Dulltown from … Continue reading

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Coffee in the cafe, coffee in the cafe…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s adjectives are: ‘coarctate’, ‘singular’, ‘gracile’, ‘parotid’, ‘improvident’, and ‘bouncy’. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> ‘Mummy…’ ‘Yes dear?…’ ‘Can I ask you a question?’ ‘Of course dear, you can ask me anything you like.’ ‘So… why do trendy coffee shops … Continue reading

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