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Sat Sep 29, 2018 8:10 pm

jjbehren wrote:
bubbie wrote:My wife complains a few times a year that I do not give her cards (birthday, anniversary, etc).
So basically whenever you're supposed to give her a card?
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Sat Sep 29, 2018 11:59 pm

jjbehren wrote:
bubbie wrote:My wife complains a few times a year that I do not give her cards (birthday, anniversary, etc).
So basically whenever you're supposed to give her a card?
Pretty much. But then I don’t really see a reason for me not to say it in words, instead of wasting paper on cards. The only cards in our household are whatever the kid(s) draw. Even to clients and others, where the card is “expected”, I rarely give one anymore; only when I cannot make a personal appearance, so to speak. Just a waste since they all end up in the garbage, in many (most?) cases the same day. To add, in this day and age many still don’t even recycle.
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Sun Sep 30, 2018 12:30 am

bubbie wrote:
jjbehren wrote:
bubbie wrote:My wife complains a few times a year that I do not give her cards (birthday, anniversary, etc).
So basically whenever you're supposed to give her a card?
Pretty much. But then I don’t really see a reason for me not to say it in words, instead of wasting paper on cards. The only cards in our household are whatever the kid(s) draw. Even to clients and others, where the card is “expected”, I rarely give one anymore; only when I cannot make a personal appearance, so to speak. Just a waste since they all end up in the garbage, in many (most?) cases the same day. To add, in this day and age many still don’t even recycle.
You can just write a thoughtful note on the back of an Obey sticker (including to recycle if need be).
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Sun Sep 30, 2018 1:14 am

Such a strange place to make a stand and claim the environment as an excuse, especially if your wife actually gets annoyed that you don’t come with a card a couple times a year. She must not care THAT much. Such an easy and cheap thing to do to get points though! I’m a big fan of the fold paper in half and cut out a half-heart, then sign it approach.

Now flowers? I fully agree. Total waste of money and resources. Mine gets those maybe once every 3 years, delivered to her office. Always a big hit and I can usually get to second base that night.
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Sat Oct 06, 2018 9:47 am

KAWS also hammered at over 1.1 million at Sotheby's the other day, and didn't proceed to self destruct afterwards.
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Sat Oct 06, 2018 12:40 pm

Philpenn wrote:KAWS also hammered at over 1.1 million at Sotheby's the other day, and didn't proceed to self destruct afterwards.
Was actually $1.34 million
http://www.sothebys.com/en/auctions/eca ... ot.66.html
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Mon Oct 08, 2018 11:10 am

Wow.
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Mon Oct 08, 2018 11:18 am

Youth is wasted on the young, money is wasted on the rich.
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Wed Oct 10, 2018 8:33 am

s_k_y wrote:https://www.kawsone.com/shop

lots of new stuff up.

Couldn't pull the trigger on the 1000% but picked up the smaller set.
Thanks for the link.
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s_k_y wrote:Mono-dissected Bearbricks up.

100/400/1000%

http://www.kawsone.com

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Thanks for the link.
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https://www.phillips.com/detail/KAWS/HK ... pUQ5Ey80EQ
FOUR FOOT DISSECTED COMPANION (Grey)

SOLD FOR HK$1,500,000
I broke something today, and I realized I should break something once a week.. - Warhol

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halftonegraphics wrote:https://www.phillips.com/detail/KAWS/HK ... pUQ5Ey80EQ
FOUR FOOT DISSECTED COMPANION (Grey)

SOLD FOR HK$1,500,000
Lol oh wow. I was buying the wrong designer vinyl crap 10 years ago. I'll just settle with selling my hoarded Astro Boys to get a Tesla next year.
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Sun Dec 09, 2018 11:59 am

Thought I would go for it, but 480 + 127 int. shipping + 192 duties/tax was a no go.
I'll use the money for framing instead.

But they went fast, maybe a low edition size ? what you think?
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