Is this Sax Fifth Avenue?

December 10, 2009


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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