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Knit a Vinyl Record

My first 45 was Leo Sayer’s “When I Need You“. I played it over and over and over again … drove my mother absolutely bonkers, I’m sure. It was her fault though, she gave it…

Moth-eaten and antiquated …

Who’s who among the superannuated? Hat tip to Inhabitat: “Jean Luc Cornec’s Re-purposed Rotary Phone Sheep” Artist web site: :: photo credit nectarous ::

Arrrgh! Happy Manatee Appreciation Day!

“Manatee Appreciation Day is devoted to raising awareness about these quirky creatures. Unfortunately, manatees are endangered. Although hunting manatees is usually illegal, they continue to be poached for their meat and hide. Also, manatees are…

“Silver Tongued” by Sally Hewett

Sally Hewitt loves bodies and her work shows it. Her practice “centres around ideas of beauty and ugliness and the conventions which determine our definition of each.” Take some time to explore her online galleries….