Thursday, October 6, 2016


Oz . . . or 2016

“A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the need for illusion is great.”

—Saul Bellow (1915-2005), Canadian-American novelist, illusionist and Pulitzer/Nobel Prize winner

 Editorial Comment: Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain

PeezPix by Ted Pease

Yup. A pink elephant.

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