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Thu
30
Jun '11

Outside the Louvre

  In the Louvre courtyard there are five granite pillars.  The natural inclination is to stand on one to have your picture taken.  It was like watching planes land at a high-traffic   airport.  As soon as one was free, another person took the spot.  

Thu
30
Jun '11

Madam Bouton

Do you recall the Malcom in the Middle episode where Dewey is left home with babysitter Bea Arthur while the rest of the family goes to the water park? Dewey and Bea don’t get along. The turning point comes when Bea sorts her button collection. She catches Dewey chewing on a button. When she asks […]

Sun
26
Jun '11

Sunday Morning Markets

There are many outdoor markets along the rivers in Lyon.   The farmer’s market is on one bank… … opposite the Sunday art market, on the other bank. Nearby was a book market. A few minutes later I passed a stamp collectors’ swap. It was a nice way to people watch and enjoy the weather.

Fri
17
Jun '11

Disturbing Ad

Part of a series of ads with oversized anthropomorphic animals.  All of them look… wrong.

Tue
7
Jun '11

Lost Kitten

Mon
14
Feb '11

Photo: Praesat Preah Vihear graffiti

I have a soft spot for graffiti. It’s like a message in a bottle. This was scratched in the stone next to some steps. There was plenty more, but this was one I could read.

Sun
13
Feb '11

More Photos from Preah Vihear

This corridor ran along the library, back in the day.

Fri
12
Nov '10

My Bike

My apartment is a half mile from the hospital. I bought a bicycle for commuting.

Mon
11
Oct '10

Graffiti

Fri
8
Oct '10

Photo Album: Lions and Vishnu, oh my

A temple lion and a statue of Vishnu, next to the river.