Sid and Sod #696


Venerable Old Stuff

Here in Western Australia we look after all our old stuff.

Old Growth forests are protected by Law – unless they are needed by woodchippers

Old buildings are kept in pristine condition. Unless a developer wants them

However I have finally found something old which we do revere.

Old Growth Concrete.

Old Growth Concrete

Lots of Fun


In the 1930′s & 1940′s when these were published in

The Western Mail, and The Australian Worker

PCishness was not a consideration

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And from the Women’s Weekly of 28th May 1945

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Things That Make Me Go GRRRRRRR

Walking along the river path in my home suburb, Maylands.
There is a lot of beauty at this time of the year.
Then I saw this!


Then I saw a tree which has not washed its feet

That made me




Street Wisdom

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Street Art

This rather strange item is three stories high

and is on a wall near the corner of

William and Francis Streets.

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What Beach Boys Song Are You?

You Are “God Only Knows”

You are deep, loving, and contemplative. You have spent a lot of time thinking about what matters in life.

You never shy away from telling people how much they mean to you. You are very expressive and grateful.

You are a big romantic, and you believe in true love. You don’t have trouble making a commitment to the right person.

It scares you to think where you would be in your life without the people who matter most to you. Relationships mean everything.