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Unread post by billy.pilgrim » Fri May 18, 2018 9:33 am

Staying with your russian theme

https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/6302558/r ... barabakaa/


You can view more of Petr Barabakaa’s pictures on his Instagram page: https://www.instagram.com/barabakaa/
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Unread post by Vrede too » Fri May 18, 2018 9:51 am

Wow.
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Wow.

Somewhere i have a great collection of photos of Iran. Looks like a great place. Too bad that it often takes crazy religious nuts to overthrow the shit we dump on other countries.
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Unread post by billy.pilgrim » Wed Jul 11, 2018 7:38 am

Where is the nearest auction house?
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billy.pilgrim wrote:
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Where is the nearest auction house?
I like the earlier appraisal figures.
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Unread post by Vrede too » Mon Jul 01, 2019 5:51 pm

Just learned this on Mysteries at the Museum:
Tattoo machine

History

The predecessor to the tattoo machine was the electric pen invented by Thomas Alva Edison and patented under the title Stencil-Pens in Newark, New Jersey, United States in 1876. It was originally intended to be used as a duplicating device, but in 1891, Samuel O'Reilly discovered that Edison's machine could be modified and used to introduce ink into the skin, and later patented a tube and needle system to provide an ink reservoir....
Edison's electric pen was a commercial flop, but O'Reilly revolutionized tattooing with it.
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Unread post by Vrede too » Sat Jul 06, 2019 6:55 am

Melania statue Sevnica, Slovenia, honestly:

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:lol: Forget the superficial, this really captures her inner "beauty".
https://www.yahoo.com/news/statue-slove ... 09172.html
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Vrede too wrote:
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Melania statue Sevnica, Slovenia, honestly:

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:lol: Forget the superficial, this really captures her inner "beauty".
https://www.yahoo.com/news/statue-slove ... 09172.html


https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/articl ... fette.html

"locals are horrified by the figure."
"It's a disgrace"


about time, we have been horrified by this trash for several years now.

without a shred of hard evidence, I do believe that this bitch was under putin's guidance when she met the moron president to be.
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billy.pilgrim wrote:
Sat Jul 06, 2019 10:52 am
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/articl ... fette.html

"locals are horrified by the figure."
"It's a disgrace"

about time, we have been horrified by this trash for several years now.

without a shred of hard evidence, I do believe that this bitch was under putin's guidance when she met the moron president to be.
"The real Melania is more wooden." :lol:

No one ever says that chainsaw sculpture is fine art, but that's really bad even for chainsaw sculpture.
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No one ever says that chainsaw sculpture is fine art...
Some more than others...
https://www.chainsawking.com/

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Unread post by Vrede too » Sat Jul 06, 2019 11:18 am

I feel bad for the live tree or snag that was used to carve Melania. Either way, it must have been a beauty.
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Some more than others...
https://www.chainsawking.com/
Nice! Found at the first link that you posted then edited away:

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More:
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/623537510887621026/
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/402438916696046303
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Unread post by O Really » Sat Jul 06, 2019 11:50 am

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Sat Jul 06, 2019 11:18 am

Nice! Found at the first link that you posted then edited away:
Thanks - I wanted to post that owl, but Pinterest always gives me trouble and wants me to sign in, which I don't do, or it shades out the page. Sometimes a "reload and esc" will clear the annoyance, but not always.

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Unread post by Vrede too » Sat Jul 06, 2019 12:14 pm

O Really wrote:
Sat Jul 06, 2019 11:50 am
Thanks - I wanted to post that owl, but Pinterest always gives me trouble and wants me to sign in, which I don't do, or it shades out the page. Sometimes a "reload and esc" will clear the annoyance, but not always.
When you get the log-in prompt click on the upper right white 'X' to make it go away.
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