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redsoxliberal Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Feb-14-05 04:24 PM
Response to Reply #32
34. I would have so much more appreciation for poetry and art
if they just freely admitted that it takes then 10 minutes to do it and that they are not great works of literature.
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  -I hate abstract art... redsoxliberal  Feb-14-05 04:01 PM   #0 
  - Beauty lies in the eye of the beholder.  Blue_State_Elitist   Feb-14-05 04:02 PM   #1 
  - NO!  redsoxliberal   Feb-14-05 04:03 PM   #2 
  - Maybe it's  rawtribe   Feb-14-05 04:04 PM   #4 
     - indeed.  redsoxliberal   Feb-14-05 04:05 PM   #7 
        - maybe you can't enjoy abstract art because you're not  egoprofit   Feb-14-05 04:38 PM   #57 
           - I'm creative.  redsoxliberal   Feb-14-05 04:48 PM   #68 
  - Representational art is dead  Modem Butterfly   Feb-14-05 04:03 PM   #3 
  - NO!!! THE WORLD IS OUT TO GET ME!!!!!!  redsoxliberal   Feb-14-05 04:05 PM   #6 
     - There's abstract art and there's con jobs  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Feb-15-05 02:38 PM   #76 
  - I see. And the definitive authority on what is and isn't there...  Goldmund   Feb-14-05 04:04 PM   #5 
  - I suspect there's still anger over Christo.  terrya   Feb-14-05 04:07 PM   #9 
  - uhhh duh.  redsoxliberal   Feb-14-05 04:08 PM   #11 
     - I don't know...it may not appeal to me..  terrya   Feb-14-05 04:12 PM   #19 
     - What would my reaction be?  Goldmund   Feb-14-05 04:12 PM   #21 
  - don't get mad, get sarcastic  Cocoa   Feb-14-05 04:07 PM   #8 
  - My new strategy! Thank you, oh wise one!  redsoxliberal   Feb-14-05 04:09 PM   #13 
     - you clearly don't need sarcasm lessons  Cocoa   Feb-14-05 04:16 PM   #25 
        - I am one of the most sarcastic people on the planet  redsoxliberal   Feb-14-05 04:19 PM   # 
  - You know to some weirdo, this is art  JohnKleeb   Feb-14-05 04:07 PM   #10 
  - Tsk, tsk... Being a liberal should mean more than voting Democratic.  Goldmund   Feb-14-05 04:09 PM   #12 
  - I don't really care. It aggrivates me.  redsoxliberal   Feb-14-05 04:10 PM   #14 
  - Oh come on, if someone acts weird, youre gonna call them a weirdo  JohnKleeb   Feb-14-05 04:12 PM   #17 
  - Yes  name not needed   Feb-14-05 04:12 PM   #18 
  - What if I were to smoke two joints in the morning and two joints at night?  JohnKleeb   Feb-14-05 04:13 PM   #22 
     - I smoke two joints in the afternoon. It makes me feel alright.  name not needed   Feb-14-05 04:14 PM   #24 
        - :) amen  JohnKleeb   Feb-14-05 04:17 PM   #27 
           - now THAT'S a poem.  redsoxliberal   Feb-14-05 04:21 PM   #31 
              - Yes it is  JohnKleeb   Feb-14-05 04:23 PM   #32 
                 - I would have so much more appreciation for poetry and art  redsoxliberal   Feb-14-05 04:24 PM   #34 
                    - Most of my best poems have been written at lunch time  JohnKleeb   Feb-14-05 04:27 PM   #39 
  - No, not at all  Goldmund   Feb-14-05 04:16 PM   #26 
     - Actually, it reminds me of the right wingers who want to kill the NEA  terrya   Feb-14-05 04:24 PM   #33 
     - Exactly.  Goldmund   Feb-14-05 04:27 PM   #38 
        - I really am sorry if I offended  JohnKleeb   Feb-14-05 04:28 PM   #41 
           - No, no offense  Goldmund   Feb-14-05 04:29 PM   #43 
              - Ok, good  JohnKleeb   Feb-14-05 04:31 PM   #46 
                 - See post #47  Goldmund   Feb-14-05 04:32 PM   #49 
     - There are definely standards of weird  JohnKleeb   Feb-14-05 04:26 PM   #36 
        - Then explain it partially.  Goldmund   Feb-14-05 04:28 PM   #40 
        - Well I think anyone who keeps everything they buy is  JohnKleeb   Feb-14-05 04:29 PM   # 
           - That's not an explanation or a definition.  Goldmund   Feb-14-05 04:31 PM   #47 
              - Not an absolute standard of weird  JohnKleeb   Feb-14-05 04:34 PM   #53 
                 - Comes after years of practice at hurting my own head  Goldmund   Feb-14-05 04:36 PM   # 
                    - Its ok  JohnKleeb   Feb-14-05 04:37 PM   #55 
                       - Nah you can't cheat  Goldmund   Feb-14-05 04:39 PM   #59 
                          - Damn it  JohnKleeb   Feb-14-05 04:41 PM   #60 
                             - Not necessary unless you step into the realm of the absolute.  Goldmund   Feb-14-05 04:45 PM   #65 
                                - I guess youre right  JohnKleeb   Feb-14-05 04:46 PM   #66 
        - agreed.  redsoxliberal   Feb-15-05 02:05 PM   #74 
  - Your intolerance of his intolerance disturbs me.  Worst Username Ever   Feb-14-05 04:39 PM   #58 
     - Well,  Goldmund   Feb-14-05 04:42 PM   #61 
  - WOW  Debi   Feb-14-05 04:10 PM   #15 
     - :slitswrists:  redsoxliberal   Feb-14-05 04:11 PM   #16 
     - Thank You  JohnKleeb   Feb-14-05 04:12 PM   #20 
        - I love symolism  Debi   Feb-14-05 04:14 PM   #23 
           - I love lamp  JohnKleeb   Feb-14-05 04:18 PM   #28 
              - I think I ate your chocolate squirrel  name not needed   Feb-14-05 04:19 PM   #29 
              - Where did you guys get your suits from, the toilet store?  JohnKleeb   Feb-14-05 04:19 PM   #30 
                 - We've taken a break from our pledge drive to kick some ass!  name not needed   Feb-14-05 04:26 PM   #35 
              - Oh christ, what is that from???  Worst Username Ever   Feb-14-05 04:32 PM   #48 
                 - Mr. Burgandy you have an erection  JohnKleeb   Feb-14-05 04:33 PM   #51 
                    - Damn, I should have known that. Thx!  Worst Username Ever   Feb-14-05 04:37 PM   #56 
                       - Agree to Disagree  JohnKleeb   Feb-14-05 04:43 PM   #63 
  - I'm kinda with you there  RubyDuby in GA   Feb-14-05 04:27 PM   #37 
  - we would get on well.  redsoxliberal   Feb-14-05 04:30 PM   #45 
  - Whats so brilliant about a blank canvas?  JohnKleeb   Feb-14-05 04:32 PM   #50 
     - amazing poetry is good  redsoxliberal   Feb-14-05 04:36 PM   #54 
        - Yep  JohnKleeb   Feb-14-05 04:43 PM   #62 
        - I see.. so, it's either amazing or abstract?  Goldmund   Feb-14-05 04:43 PM   #64 
           - not at all...  redsoxliberal   Feb-14-05 04:47 PM   #67 
              - I like Frost too.  Goldmund   Feb-14-05 04:52 PM   #69 
  - There is some abstract art that I like...  TlalocW   Feb-14-05 04:29 PM   #42 
  - sounds about right  redsoxliberal   Feb-14-05 04:34 PM   #52 
     - maybe the intellectuals really do understand...  bobbobbins   Feb-15-05 02:28 PM   #75 
  - I hate for you to say that. All art is an abstraction of real things.  izzie   Feb-14-05 04:29 PM   #44 
  - I like Tlaloc's effort principle, but it's incomplete  Squeech   Feb-14-05 05:07 PM   #70 
  - interesting take... I guess I am just not one who sees the 'fine touches.'  redsoxliberal   Feb-14-05 05:33 PM   #72 
  - Artists make loads of money?  LeftPeopleFinishFirst   Feb-14-05 05:15 PM   #71 
  - That's just your hormones talking.  Placebo   Feb-14-05 05:40 PM   #73 
 

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