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A puzzle photograph, a bit of urban strangeness…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s giraffe is the one causing a scene crouching down trying to get on the morning rush hour train, even though the carriage is obviously already full. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Whoa! What the hell is going on here? … Continue reading

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This is not art. No. 29…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s old U.S. expletive is – I’ll be John Browned! A rather pissy watered down euphemism for – I’ll be Goddamned! >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Doh! I’ll never get up to date with posting my photos from a year … Continue reading

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A few shortish items…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s fruit is the rosy round apple sitting on its own in the centre of a large polished oak table in a sunlit room. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Excuses for being late. No. 281. I’m sorry I’m late, but … Continue reading

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Ah, school days…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s Victorian expletives which manage to suggest, but avoid the word God or Jesus are: By Ginger, By Jeremy, By Jiggery, and By Gemini! >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Hm, I wonder how much the teachers we had at school … Continue reading

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The amusing shiny dome…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s instruction is to steal books from one bookshop and slip them onto the shelves of another… >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> The teacher got very angry with us… The stern-faced teacher started the Monday morning assembly by solemnly giving … Continue reading

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Ah… school days…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: today’s sound is that of an outdoor screaming marital argument coming echoing from up the road at 3.20 in the morning. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> When I was at school a hundred or more years ago, I was picked … Continue reading

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