We are a commune of inquiring, skeptical, politically centrist, capitalist, anglophile, traditionalist New England Yankee humans, humanoids, and animals with many interests beyond and above politics. Each of us has had a high-school education (or GED), but all had ADD so didn't pay attention very well, especially the dogs. Each one of us does "try my best to be just like I am," and none of us enjoys working for others, including for Maggie, from whom we receive neither a nickel nor a dime. Freedom from nags, cranks, government, do-gooders, control-freaks and idiots is all that we ask for.
A good review of the current state of pop art by David Pagel in the LA Times: Pop art has evolved, creating an ever more fertile fusion of high spirits and purposefully lowbrow aesthetic...Popularity was never a problem for Pop. Success is still Pop's stock in trade, its modus operandi and raison d'Ítre. Having changed the way the world looks, its influence extends across all levels of culture. Read the whole thing:Click here: calendarlive.com: A critique of stinginess