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utopia fails by the
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- MY LINKS
I wish I could have come up with the title statement, "Lots of vigor in the whackin'", but I did not. I would credit the source, but the source person is probably more comfortable behind the unassailable cloak of anonymity that Facebook, that bastion of privacy, provides for everyone.
If Hollywood had a speed Producer, there would be a hit comedy series on premium cable right now. Twitter would be aflutter with thousands of identical tweets that say,
“I’m Watching the WackyRomneys! That show is cra… Read full post »
Any society is exposed to violence in several ways. In prosperous nations, people will never admit to violence that goes on in private homes and most communities. Violence exposure is a daily fact of the news and the blogs. Violence exposure through the arts is defin… Read full post »
The concept of "When do we scream?" came up when I was in undergraduate school. We studied the pathways that nations followed when they put charismatic dictators into power. The idea was that we could learn from history and identify the last point where the people… Read full post »
Only an artist can think of fake demons and deviant lovers on one day, and the beauty of a disaster on the next day.
This is one of my windows, the entirety of which was shattered as if a bomb went off. This happened less than five feet… Read full post »
And they keep a'coming!
C 2012 edith r allen
Word is going 'round again
That the joint is going down
Is this the final teardown of our haven
Our mem'ry factory in the sun?
Floating rumors wag against the wind
Like the humor floating 'cross the eye
Vitreous and ever changing
Nothing… Read full post »
Yes, let us whack that Open Saloon spam with some pure, sheer, romping and celebratory PORN!
Here is my entry:
She cursed the skies when her dishwasher failed to operate, even though she followed the manufacturer's guidelines to the letter. Her dismay over not being able to wash… Read full post »
Ah yes, why not use this hump day to get those expestolary juices flowing. That's right! This is not a zumaword!
The word expestolary refers to or relates to letters that come with all good literature.
Imagine how much better life will be when we respond to those… Read full post »
Here are some more writing exercises for the brilliant scribes who populate Open saloon. When the muse is high or the muse is out partying, try these for a boost to the program.
Today's theme is about love and love scenes.
This one is called "If… Read full post »
We do not know what is best for our personal, religious and political interests. We should believe everything that the right wing tells us. We should help them to merge church, corporation and state together.
Ultimately, we should let the Koch Brother's determine the course that America will t… Read full post »
This is officially a Pirate Wimmin Party, folks. It will go on all week.
That means who cares when you got here?
The first Pirate Wimmin insurrection took up two… Read full post »
So called "wise" people would tell me to choose my battles carefully. Of course I would check these wise people out over time. Much to my disappointment, none of them were smart enough or brave enough to fight any battles at all.
I also learned that real soldiers do… Read full post »
A hurried search for a grocery item leads to a photo opportunity that might have been missed. The grocery has laid in a loverly collection of British foods, including this:
The challenge is for the roving photo reporter to get the shot without being observed, and to move… Read full post »