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February 23rd, 2011 • Posted in Nigel Beale Photos

Must’ve been some big Honkin’ Computer Problem

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Bank Street, Ottawa, Canada.

February 23rd, 2011 • Posted in Nigel Beale Photos

Walls in Havana

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 Walls in Havana are put to quite

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an

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impressive

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array

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of

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uses. Granted, there may be a smattering of political propaganda, but one thing

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that is blessedly absent: bullshit advertising.

January 23rd, 2011 • Posted in Nigel Beale Photos

How French Executioners got the blood off their hands

Legend has it that the executioners in Le Mans used to wipe their hands on this pillar (Le pilier rouge) to get the blood off them.

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and here’s what they did with the guys whose necks were too tough to chop through…

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note at the bottom of the Pilier Rouge the big stones jutting out of the ground

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they were used by pedestrians to hide their tootsies behind when horse carriages came lumbering through the narrow streets

 

January 22nd, 2011 • Posted in Nigel Beale Photos

Pastries on a Saturday morning

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January 4th, 2011 • Posted in Nigel Beale Photos

Charleston S.C. – Close Up

Despite its dearth of decent antiquarian booksellers (Blue Bicycle is a good community used bookstore with a sizeable selection of categories to choose from – not too deep in fiction or poetry though, and only a shelf or two of anything resembling rare or collectible books) Charleston the city (used to be the fourth largest in the States) is strong in antebellum and civil war history -  it

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shows

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in the

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detail

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I’d

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say

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wouldn’t

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you?

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November 23rd, 2010 • Posted in Nigel Beale Photos

Dead

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Fish in a supermarket in Le Mans.

November 3rd, 2010 • Posted in Nigel Beale Photos

Therapy Cat…

Therapy Cat...

Enough said.

October 26th, 2010 • Posted in Nigel Beale Photos

Drain Pipe

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October 2nd, 2010 • Posted in Nigel Beale Photos

Scared Gargoyles

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I thought gargoyles were supposed to be

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frightening, not frightened.

October 2nd, 2010 • Posted in Nigel Beale Photos

Cat

In

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Le Mans

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for Sherwin.