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“Ghost” sign Advertising in West Baltimore


I took a few moments today to drive around West Baltimore after I picked up a Vitamin C Blast Smoothie from my friend Andre’s excellent juice stall in the Avenue Market on Pennsylvania Avenue in Upton. It’s called Just Juice … Continue reading

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Paying it Forward Baltimore Style


You see that? That’s 30 bucks. I received that 30 bucks from a gentleman as thanks for finding his cell phone on the street. About a month ago I was running errands on Saint Paul street and as I stepped … Continue reading

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Baltimore-Land of Misfit Shoes Part III


Well maybe this is part 4 or 5…I forget.  Anyway, I was walking through Hampden today and while crossing the intersection of 36th street and Roland avenue, I looked up and noticed this. Yes, that’s a cowboy boot about 15 … Continue reading

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Baltimore Ridiculous


It is no secret that I adore Baltimore for all of it’s weird, wild and wacky elements.  But even an unapologetic Baltimore booster like me gets peeved, now and again, at some of the dumber things that my fellow citizens … Continue reading

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Baltimore’s Barclay Street Beauty


For the first time in a quite a while, I had the opportunity to just relax on an actual day off.  While running errands and trying to track down a small piece of architecture that is supposedly a standing remnant … Continue reading

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WORSHIP THE ANT WITH A HAND FOR A HEAD!!!!


This is my new favorite piece of urban art.  It lives on a wall at the intersection of N. Patterson Park and North Avenue., You gotta dig this! It looks like a 1950’s Creature Feature; something that might be lampooned … Continue reading

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“That’s Some Bull!”


The enormity of the Ravens’ Super Bowl victory, hit me yesterday.  I was at work, but there wasn’t a whole lot to do because the entire state was down at the Raven’s stadium for the Victory parade/celebration.  I turned the … Continue reading

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Old West Baltimore Architectural Stalwarts


I went to H&H Camping Supplies to buy some boots for the cold weather and if I were truly a good and just man, I would be writing a blog about how amazing H&H is.  A total throwback kind of … Continue reading

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Time for Favorite Movie Lines!!


This has nothing to do with Baltimore, per se, but I often become fixated on favorite lines of dialogue from movies.  In case you don’t know, “The Exorcist” has been my favorite movie FOREVER.  One of the most enjoyable elements … Continue reading

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Stickin’ it to The Man, Baltimore Style 2, Electric Boogaloo!


Hey guys, remember a few months ago when I posted photos of the toilet that had been strategically placed on a newly built traffic circle in Charles Village? You do, don’t you?! Well dig this; I was back in Charles … Continue reading

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