Archive for the ‘All Hallows Day’ Category

God Bless You, Dr. Kevorkian

May 28, 2007

The painting on the left is a mirror image.

Happy Birthday, Dr. Jack. Welcome back.

More paintings by Dr. Kevorkian can be seen here.
The art used above (the one on the left is the mirror image) is titled Very Still Life. A detail from this painting was used on the cover of his audio CD (reviewed here).

July 2008 Update: Kevorkian has collected enough signatures to run for congress in Michigan’s 9th district.

November 2008 Update: Link to election results

Do we own ourselves? by Miriam Allen deFord
Published in The Realist, issue 41, June 1963
Page scans available at The Realist Archive Project:
Link 1
Link 2
Link 3

Post title borrowed from Kurt Vonnegut.
Transcript from WNYC’s On the Media of Kurt Vonnegut’s meeting (courtesy of Dr. K.) with Eugene Debs in the afterlife available here. There is also audio (includes a lot of extraneous crap) at that link.

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Kurt is up in Heaven now

April 12, 2007

Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
1922 – 2007

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St. Maneki Neko

November 1, 2006

From Michael Paulus’ on-line gallery:  Skeletal Systems.

St. Charles

November 1, 2006

Cause And Effect

the best often die by their own hand
just to get away,
and those left behind
can never quite understand
why anybody
would ever want to
get away
from
them

Charles Bukowski

St. Frank Vincent Zappa

November 1, 2006

Frank Zappa On Crossfire, from March of 1986.
You can also view (or download) this at The Internet Archive.