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Happy dog, moss graffiti, and the wisdom of bureaucrats

While we’re just goofing around on a rainy Sunday …

And speaking of rain, it’s often said that in the NorthWET climate, if you stand still too long, you’ll grow moss on your north side. In recognition of that, here’s a recipe for making moss graffiti. Really. Moss graffiti.

Both these finds are courtesy of S, who must have been in an unusually unserious mood.

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Here’s another unintentional laugh from the NorthWET. Nothing to do with the climate this time; this one comes from government (that endless source of snorts and giggles). A reader writes to say:

The other day I got a renewal card from Oregon DMV, with new requirements for 2012. The most significant being the birth certificate; it must be gov issued. Hospital issued birth certificates are NOT acceptable.

I’ve never had a gov issued BC, so far as I know they weren’t issued in the 1st half of the last century. So I got on the net to see how I go about this. I can get one, but only if I swear in writing that I am me, with a notarized signature. Man, those ‘crats are sharp.

3 Comments

  1. Pat
    Pat February 26, 2012 2:24 pm

    Moss graffiti on the side of your house: “No trespassing without consent or warrant”

  2. water lily
    water lily February 26, 2012 2:24 pm

    CUTE dog vid. Thanks!

  3. Ellendra
    Ellendra February 27, 2012 1:10 pm

    I’d been thinking of having a small waterfall in my cabin eventually. I might use that moss graffiti technique on it, that would be so cool!

    Several remodels down the road, of course.

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