When in Grand Rapids……………………

When in Grand Rapids……………………

Do What Artists Do! Become Part Of The Exhibition

ArtPrize 2014

Or Take A Tour Through History The Meyer May House

The Meyer May House

You don’t have to be an architect to appreciate this house, built in 1908-09.  More information on Wikipedia here.  Generally open on Sunday afternoons and by appointment, it should be open for extended hours during ArtPrize 2014.

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ArtPrize is around the corner…………………..

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(via ArtPrize is history: New book details its first five years | MLive.com)

ArtPrize 2014 is just around the corner……………

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(via ArtPrize is history: New book details its first five years | MLive.com)

ArtPrize 2014 is just around the corner……………

Random Silliness - Or Mental Calisthenics? With a Pinch of Ex-Im Thrown In………..

Random Silliness – Or Mental Calisthenics? With a Pinch of Ex-Im Thrown In………..

You Can Pick Your Nose – You Can Pick Your Friends – You Can Make a Law to Pick Your Friends Nose!!

We'll All Be Safe

Legislating Goodness is a tough act.  Legislating Righteousness, however, seems to be a worthwhile endeavor for some politicians.  But where exactly is the motivator for these incredible monstrous stacks of legal babble?  It’s Money.  Not goodness.  Not even righteousness.

Let’s take a look at the…

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Go Ahead………….Crush My Spirit

Recent Encounters With Authority Inspire this Posting **Directly borrowed from “Beames on Film3 Choices

3 Choices

Despite the ultimate, spirit-crushing lobotomy visited upon Nicholson’s Randle McMurphy following his strangling of the nurse, one of the really exceptional elements of ‘One Flew’ is that the institution is not portrayed as malicious for its own sake. Ratched is stern and rigorously enforces…

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The 12 Step Program for Wooden Teeth Republicans

The 12 Step Program for Wooden Teeth Republicans

They told me it is safer not to discuss politics.  So I won’t.  I’ll just discuss wooden teeth.  Sort of.  Here is STEP ONE.  Admitting you can’t control your addiction and/or compulsion. My Wooden Teeth

My Wooden Teeth

First there were The Republicans.  The salt of the old Middle Ohio Valley American Tin Crafters who were hanging around hunting raccoon and illegal potato poachers in Jackson, Michigan.  They…

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Illegal Aliens and Ex-Cons Storm the Beach in San Diego, not Children

I can only shake my head.  If we had simply stuck to the laws as written we would not be having this discussion and opening this huge can or worms now.  

Illegal Aliens and Ex-Cons Storm the Beach in San Diego, not Children

I can only shake my head.  If we had simply stuck to the laws as written we would not be having this discussion and opening this huge can or worms now.  

For much of that time, Topic B has been “Why hasn’t this been Topic A on Facebook?” Sociologist Zeynep Tufekci asked that in a post on Medium. The disparity didn’t last long, she wrote, but what if Twitter’s unfiltered feed hadn’t helped this discussion take off? “Would it ever make it through the algorithmic filtering on Facebook? The first thing to know about the Facebook News Feed is that it contains multitudes.

For much of that time, Topic B has been “Why hasn’t this been Topic A on Facebook?” Sociologist Zeynep Tufekci asked that in a post on Medium. The disparity didn’t last long, she wrote, but what if Twitter’s unfiltered feed hadn’t helped this discussion take off? “Would it ever make it through the algorithmic filtering on Facebook? The first thing to know about the Facebook News Feed is that it contains multitudes.

I Stand by Brain Calley - Here is Why

I Stand by Brain Calley – Here is Why

Once Again – How Can a Man Stand By Calmly? Governor Rick Snyder Endorses Brian Calley Tom Urich Stumping with Brian Calley

Tom Urich Stumping with Brian Calley for Justin Amash

The election primary for US Representative for the 3rd District had been called “the ugliest” nationally as incumbent Rep. Justin Amash, R-Cascade Township, successfully won on August 5th the chance for his third consecutive term against Brian Ellis.  Right…

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