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Is this Sax Fifth Avenue?

December 10, 2009

CHINA-ECONOMY/

Lots of readers ask me, “Bob, if that famous author Franz Kafka, who wrote very, very weird stuff, had decided to do something else, what would it have been?”

And I always tell them, he would have been a photographer, and people would now talk about Kafkaesque photos instead of Kafkaesque stories. Here, you can see an example of the kind of picture Kafka would have….

Wait just a minute, Blog Guy! Sure, I admit that’s a very strange photo with that guy looking so uncomfortable to be sitting in a giant Christmas decoration and everything, but I think you mainly did this just so you could use that Sax Fifth Avenue headline!

Maybe. So sue me. A blogger gets to have some holiday fun, doesn’t he?

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People pose for photos with Christmas decorations in front of a shopping mall in Beijing December 9, 2009.  REUTERS/Jason Lee

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Hey Bob, how come your last post has its comments closed?? How is that possible?? your regular commentators havent put in their comments yet!!!

Posted by Shra | Report as abusive
 

Go back, Shra, they’re open again. This stupid new blogging tool has a mind of its own. Please not only make comments on that one, but send it to everybody you know….

Posted by Robert Basler | Report as abusive
 

I always pictured Santa as more of a jazz flute man.

Posted by LMR | Report as abusive
 

Uncasrastis…uncarastus… aaaaaaaaaaahh…. I am just gonna call ya Tim…. I do the meds, my folks dont!!
So, if there is any cabinet to be hit… it would be mine! MINE!! Am I being heard!!!
Jeez, maybe I shouldhnt have had that gingerbread reindeer…

Posted by Shra | Report as abusive
 

Shra, I hope you’re talking only about your cabinet, because mine is CLEARLY off limits to anyone but my nurse and myself…

And if I were you, I think I’d review that recipe to ensure it was only gingerbread that went into that reindeer.

Posted by 1M1 | Report as abusive
 

I had a gingerbread BISCUIT, Unca Rastus… it was SHAPED like a Reindeer…

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