12.31.08 Happy, happy... you know the drill.
A lesson I learned from Ken Kesey:
Looking for a AA meeting? here
12.30.08 Hope '09 will be better than '08- hard to be worse.
At age 4 success is not peeing in your pants.
12.26.08 Glad that's over until next year. Karen and Peter.
A Tribute to TJs or WAs:- Ove
Verbal pilots with nowhere to land
Accustomed to tasting his Reeboks,
12.25.08 No pain today. Have a nice holiday.
12.24.08 Pain series (for Everyone).
12.23.08 Pain series (for Jean Einbeck-Vogrin -sick in NJ).
12.22.08 Pain series. (for M.E.L. -sick in Mexico)
12.21.08 A week or two ago, Keith Olbermann's "Countdown," on MSNBC, featured two guests: Al Franken and Ben Stein. It was the first appearance of Franken-Stein. -O
Peter Bieling in his kitchen.
12.20.08 Ove writes (inspired by the governor of Illinois):
Though we simplify good versus bad,
A little snow last night brought Monet to mind:
12.18.08 Talking with Hak Vogrin the other day.
12.17.08 We wonder where Wa was when wicked.
12.15.08 The Toopine counter. The server is smoking.
An Ove Michealsen lyric about Whiting:
Nothing's as exciting
12.14.08 Old Wa below shows how my head feels today.
In an age of increasing fragility,
12.13,08 Annmarie tonight:
Dan tonight thinking Pine Barrens website.
I upgraded out server to the latest and greatest, hope the experience is smooth, if not we will work thtough the bugs. - Zeepo
12.12.08 George Inness' Morning, Catskill Valley. Inness was a NJ artist and an early influence of mine.
12.11.08 The 2008 Falsies Awards keeps an eye on the spin.
12.10.08 John Frederick Peto's trompe l'oeil paintings were made in a basement in Island Heights which is not far from here. They would throw food down to him.
12.9.08 Frederic Edwin Church's Autumn Shower:
Asher Brown Durand's Trees on a Rocky Hillside
12.8.08 "He That Tilleth His Land Shall Be Satisfied"
Featured at the Philadelphia Museum of Art's show, American Folk Painting from the Collection:
12.5.08 Censored today! We aren't TOOpine for nothing. We had to remove a previous post for offending a minor rock star. I will have to do a truly offensive week soon- stay tuned.
12.4.08 Limmerick from O:
Of many, we capture too FEW of them.
Small funnel (left) nearly nails us.
12.3.08 Hak Vogrin turned 88 recently- still sassy.
12.2.08 Evan Santa is jealous of Leon Russell's hair.