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At first it was the Coronavirus, the coronapocalypse, the control a virus, the pandemic, the plannedemic, scamdemic or whatever you want to call that scary virus that came from out of nowhere in the year 2020. And now it is nationwide and seemingly worldwide protests that have seemingly turned into riots for George Floyd and all victims of police brutality. And whatever happened to social distancing for a virus in the middle of a protest? And so now that Facebook and Instagram feed has changed from all things coronavirus to all things George Floyd and Black Lives Matter literally overnight. And words are passing me by in commentary in what seems like a revolution similar to those Martin Luther King marches during the civil rights movements era. And both this coronavirus and now these Black Lives Matter protests, riots and rebellions against racism and police violence seem to be somewhere in between a new world order, a police state and martial law to me. And the images of these protests and marches in protest of police brutality seem to be met with even more horrifying images of police brutality and the horrifying images of police brutality seems to be global. And words are passing me by again to comment on everything that is happening in the world now, except to post these images of an aftermath of fires and broken windows and burned out police vehicles and looted stores in New York City for George Floyd and all victims of police brutality. And there are more images of this aftermath of a protest to be found at evgrieve.com. And today is Blackout Tuesday in solidarity against all forms of racism, violence and discrimination. Stop Killing Black People. Is another world possible. And as I type this blog post there seems to be curfews, also known as martial law, in New York City and other states, as a result of these riots. Babylon has fallen. And what, if anything, does this have to do with a No Police State. #blacklivesmatter


5G and a Coronavirus








And that Gregorian calendar now finds itself in the new year 2020 since I last signed in to this blog¬†to blagh about something. And in between the Australia bushfires, hailstorms and dust storms, the Puerto Rico and Turkey earthquakes, the locust swarms in Africa, the floods in Indonesia, the volcanoes in the Philippines, the tornadoes in Alabama, the threat of World War 3,¬†the Paris protests¬†and that¬†Saturn Pluto in conjuntion with Capricorn transit, the most important transit in a decade that usually comes with war thing, it seems to be enough to make me want to hide out under a rock. But it is that¬†Coronavirus¬†that seems to be associated with Corona beer¬†that finds itself in the headlines this new year that has caught my attention, and I think everyone’s attention also, as some scary virus that has reached epidemic and pandemic levels according to headline news, so much that after I started reading articles in socialmedialand with words such as:



‚ÄúThree Chinese cities with population of 20 million have been put on lockdown in an attempt to contain the deadly coronavirus, banned transport links from Wuhan, the capital of Hubei province and nearby central Chinese cities of Huanggang and Ezhou‚ÄĚ

that I found myself posting passages like:

“Immune function is reduced by electromagnetic waves. A new type of corona-virus detected = unexplained pneumonia in China.¬†Wuhan is China’s first 5G trial city¬† (5800 base stations already-want 10,000) Another worrying aspect of the¬†#5G¬†global crisis.¬†#Stop5G¬†#Stop4GLTE¬†#health¬†#coronavirus¬†“


”¬†5G¬†weakens the immune system. Wuhan, China is the test site for a new 5G highway system with¬†driverless cars. It’s one of the largest 5G test sites with 10,000 5G Base stations. Many predicted a risk of viral or bacterial outbreaks in such high-density EMF”¬†#coronavirus¬†#stop5g

and then…..

carlanpsg has just discovered that you do not mention #stop5g or #coronavirus in the same sentence or your twitter account will get shut down and your facebook account will get restricted. whatever happened to freedom of speech. @npsgirl 

as a result of posting those two paragraphs above everywhere on npsgirl twitter page that has since been suspended and that Carla Npsg Facebook page that has since been restricted as a result.

And I am not sure if it is just me in hypochondriac mode, as from what I am reading in internetland, stores are selling out of face masks everywhere as a result of the coronavirus outbreak.

And so back to that 5G and coronavirus thing that gave me a host of social media comments like:

Got to love @npsgirl and her conspiracy theories. Apparently, 5G weakens your immune system and wearing Airpods is like microwaving your head. I bet she’s using wired internet. Better be safe, eh?


There is only 300 base stations for a start so it makes your point absolute bull shit.


You can protect yourself from the 5G if you fashioned a hat out of tinfoil and wear it whenever you use your phone.


No def not the problem. More likely The biolab level 4 30minutes driving from the epicenter since it is a level 4 virus and a dokter disappeared after getting sick there according to some sources


Couldn’t possibly have anything to do with the bio lab they have in Wuhan moreso than 5G internet


I don’t know if it’s true or not, but apparently, 5G was tested somewhere in the UK, & all the birds fell from the sky, & died. I saw a vid on here about it, but I can’t remember the source.

and a bunch of other comments.

and then Twitter suspended that account I have used of ten or so years. Dear Twitter, can I please have that account back?

And this corona virus epidemic seems to be ongoing as I type this blog post, and China is collapsing as Coronavirus was declared global health emergency by WHO today.

and then ditto, this notification days later, after twitter unsuspended that twitter account:

Replying to @Alun_B @npsgirl and 7 others
China’s first trial 5G wireless network on a¬†college campus¬†has been established in the Huazhong University. So far, China Mobile has installed 100 5G base stations in #Wuhan, the capital of Hubei, and is launching large-scale tests… #WuhanCoronavirus

and then ditto again, a week later, this message seen in a reddit inbox

Wuhan is the first town in China that have started 5g in large scale, one of the first in the world, so basically the whole city is an experiment. And 5g is said by its detractors to create flu-symptoms and lowered immune systems. And The wuhanese have been living with it since Halloween 2019.

And then ditto again: This super trippy comment appears a few months later on that Stop 5G USA Facebook group that reads something like:

“7 coincidences:5G deployed coronavirus 2019.-4G deployed virus H1N1 2009.-The 3G was introduced in 2003,the same year as the outbreak of SARS.-2G deployed Cholera 1991.-1G deployed influenza 1979.-The introduction of Spanish radio flu 1918.Pasteur when he analyzed the rabies in 1890 produced by the electromagnetic fields generated by the Morse and the telegraph..You see a pattern here? 7 coincidences”.

and ditto yet again, a few months later after I originally posted this blog post. A Facebook post for those asking about 5G that I can across in facebookland with text that reads like as follows:

5G is an improvement over 4G it is 10x faster than 4G. 5G is not the 666 but 5G is part of the medium for introducing the 666. How ? Now look at this.

With a 5G phone!you don’t need to move around with your Phone, You just keep it at home. But a MicroChip will be implanted under your skin! With that Micro Chip. you can answer your phone with your body and you can call¬†someone with your body without using phone. The device can read your mind,They know your next action before you do it.

With a 5G and the Implant MicroChip you don’t need an International Passport at the air port and you can do any bank transaction any where in the world. And that means you can use it to buy and sale.

(Can you see that BUYING AND SELLING, Rev 13 ) Tomorrow a leader would rise up and say nobody should buy and sale until you have that MicroChip (666) clearly that’s what the Bible warned us, 2000 years ago. etc;……..



and then ditto yet again, still a few months later after I posted this blog post, I came across this photo in facebookland with text on it that reads:

Obey social distancing. Because facial resognition software doesn’t work properly when people are close to each other. calibrating 5G #stop5g #socialdistancing

And there’s no other words I can think of to add to this post at the moment except the hashtags that I added to this #stop5g Flickr photo¬†that I have since found myself updating as the days go by:

#stop5g  #5g  #concentrationcamp #holocaust  #cellphone  #cellphonetower  #zombieapocalypse  #radiation #emf  #electromagneticwave #electromagneticwarfare #coronavirus  #biologicalwarfare  #censorship  #dictatorship #ccp #chinesecommunistparty  #suppression  #informationcrackdown  #wireless  #smartmeter #smarttv #smartphone #smarttechnology #5gtv #smartcity #telecommunications #mandatorycellphone #forcedvaccination #alibabaapp #id2020 #id2020vaccine #mandatorytesting #nationalid  #socialmedia  #instagram  #facebook  #twitter  #government  #conspiracytheory  #tinfoilhat  #technology  #internet  #quarantine #testingkitwarfare #bigpharmawarfare #madeinchina #warfare #bigbrother #georgeorwell  #1984 #1984in2020 #digitaldictatorship #bravenewworld  #facebookrestriction  #bigbrother  #twittersuspension  #health  #rumors  #microwave  #plague  #virus #outbreak #pandemic  #biologicalweapon  #fakenews  #falsenews  #coverup  #guineapig #testingkit #experiment  #genocide  #epidemic  #outbreak #crowdcontrol  #5gweapon #5gwarfare #activedenialsystem #event201 #vaccine #newworldorder #newworldordervirus #oneworldorder #oneworldgovernment #digitaldollar #microchip #5gmicrochip #neuralink #neuralinterface  #digitalimplant #digitaltattoo #microprocessor #cashlesssociety #contactlesspayment #cryptocurrency #ecommerce #digitalcurrency #oneworlddigitalcurrency #globalcurrency #globalism #globalreservebank #rfid #rfidchip #rfidimplant #666chip #bodyinterfacedchip #bodyactivitydata #bodysensors #rfidtag #agenda21 #socialdistancing #socialcontrol #populationcontrol #mandatorymasks #mandatorytestingkit #aisystem #artificialintelligence #biometrics #facialrecognition #facialrecognitionsoftware #gps #gpstracking #drone #pandemicdrone #socialdistancingdrone #socialdistancingwatch #socialdistancingenforcementtechnology #heatseekingdrone #plexiglasscages #chinashutdown #trade #economiccollapse #economicshutdown #economicreset #globalreset #societycollapse #martiallaw #globalism #medicalmartiallaw #globalmartiallaw #stayathome #lockdown #shelterinplace #surveillancestate #contacttracing #contacttracking #immunitypassport #quarantinehandstamp #wuhan400 #plannedemic #telehealth #5gtelehealth #5gtelemedicine #system #blackswanevent #orderoutofchaos #666 #antichrist #markofthebeast #dragon #deception #falseprophet #idiocracy #apocalypse #tribulation #passover #famine #rapture #worldwar #babylonisfallen #revelations

Who is able to make war with the beast. Is martial law and the new world order here yet? And what, if anything, does this have to do with a no police state?


The End Of An Era




And as the world burns from fires and floods due to global warming and climate change, I find myself looking at the moon today, December 12, 2019 or 12.12.19 which almost sounds like 12.21.2012. And according to twitter posts and articles, The decade’s last full moon will occur at 12:12 a.m. on 12/12, Wednesday night’s full moon is the last one of the decade. It’s also a “cold moon. And other twitter posts and comments go on to say

“Whether you believe in the energy of a full moon or not, tonight is a great night to let go of everything that no longer serves you from the past decade. All those negative experiences, all those old thoughts, all of the living in the past… let it go.”


“This full moon is really exposing the truth about people in your life especially friendships/relationships. Pay attention and if it doesn‚Äôt feel right, don‚Äôt keep it there anymore.”


“The Full Moon in Gemini is attracting some discomfort in order for you to realign your balance. It will serve you best to meet this humbly, without trying to hide from your inner truth.”

and a host of other twitter full moon comments and thoughts. And even though it’s not really the end of the year yet at I type this blagh post, winter solstice, the holy dayze and Jesus Christ’s birthday are upon us again and the end of the year, the end of a decade and maybe the end of an era as that blog post title says above is almost here. And some things have come to pass again, and it was the end of some peoples lives this past year. And Blogger is still here about 10 years later after I started blaghing these blog posts in web 2.0 user generated content internetland. And I guess this is another Gregorian calendar year where there are more memories to be remembered or forgotten and more recaps to be recaptured. And¬†One generation passeth away, and another generation cometh: but the earth abideth for ever.
And so that I am no queen passage comes to mind again that I find myself posting on this blagh every so often: It seems to be finally here on this day and in this year again.

I am no Queen
I sit a widow and shall see sorrow
I kannot walk any further
my journey may end here
there are no words to take away the pain
to replace a person who is gone
my eyes are dim and heavy with grief
I kannot close them
I do not wish to see the darkness they hold
this thing which I have greatly feared
has come upon me with trembling
kausing all my bones to shake
I am scared with dreams and terrified
with visions of what will my funeral be like
when I die today at this very moment
will there be a funeral
who will come and who will pay
will they eulogize me and what will they say
leave me to sit and decay
make me your centerpiece in a chair dressed up dead
preserve me with spices, mummify me
let the birds of the air pluck me
the beast of the field tear me
till I be consumed by maggots and
dust and fly away when I die
there hath been no greater love than
that which hath been
it is the sound of Rachael mourning for
the children that never were
no one to comfort her
no where to wail lament save the ocean
why died they not from the womb
why died they not the breast prevent them from suck
why died they not the knees prevent them
why died they not give up the ghost that
no light shine upon this day
cursed be the man that saith the child is born this day
it is the wake of a funeral procession about to begin
it was a sunny day that day across the street from the graveyard
and we all laid down in our coffins to die

Auld Lang Syne


A Washington Square Park Artist Protest

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And being that I have been attempting to vend those¬†DecorForU¬†#blacklivesmatter #notmypresident, #nopolicestate, #occupywallstreet, #berniesanders, #yoga, #brooklyn, #manhattan, #washingtonsquarepark & #Iloveny necklaces, magnets, key chains & pins for $2 each at¬†Washington Square Park¬†the past couple of years or so, when I came across Kristin’s post in facebookland about Oriel¬†being arrested at Washington Square Park last week, it caught my eye. ¬†And her Facebook post read something like:

“One of the artists at Washington Square Park was arrested yesterday by park officers. There‚Äôs a video online. There were all kinds of people yelling at the officers the whole time as if it was all their fault. Here‚Äôs the thing: He wasn‚Äôt even trying to follow the rules for displaying artwork. And apparently he refused to leave. They told him he couldn‚Äôt display his artwork that way and he … didn‚Äôt care?
Since I‚Äôve been selling these buttons I‚Äôve had various issues with police officers, but always because they were wrong about the law. (And even in those cases, I had to do what they said.) Whereas the officers in the park have been great. And they know the law. It really doesn‚Äôt seem fair that they‚Äôre taking all this flak… If someone isn‚Äôt obeying the law and an officer points that out and the person‚Äôs attitude is, I don‚Äôt care; I‚Äôm doing it anyway – then what is the officer supposed to do? Just walk away?
At one point in the video one of the park officers says impatiently to the artist, ‚ÄúGet a table!‚ÄĚ As far as I can tell, that‚Äôs all he needed to do.
But instead, now it‚Äôs a big giant mess for no reason at all.”
And lo and behold in internetland, there was a Video: Cops Attack Artist For Not Selling Art On Table, He Says, Patch article and another Videos: Parks Police Grab And Slam Artist To Ground In Washington Square Park article about Oriel being arrested I guess for not selling his art on a table at Washington Square Park last week.

And Jesus crap!!?? ¬†Since when do the way too many…. green park rangers get violent at Washington Square Park. And that video of Oriel being arrested at Washington Square Park, that really cool artist, vendors and beyond park to be found in New York City, is horrifying to watch, with images of what looks like police brutality or green park ranger brutality in it.

Though lo and behold again! I am not sure if this has anything to do with that artist protest that finds itself posted in that Blogger title above, Oriel was seen while vending DecorForU #blacklivesmatter #notmypresident, #nopolicestate, #occupywallstreet, #berniesanders, #yoga, #brooklyn, #manhattan, #washingtonsquarepark & Iloveny necklaces, magnets, key chains & pins for $2 each at Washington Square Park yesterday. No one is free when others are oppressed.  And what, if anything, does this have to do with a no police state. Have a great Washington Square Park artist protest day and more.


A 2019 NYC Anarchist Book Fair

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Come visit us at this years 13th Annual New York City Anarchist Book Fair. We will have books, zines, MORUS tote bags, Black Lives Matter necklaces, magnets, key chains & pins, squatter patches and much more. We hope to see you there!

The NYC Anarchist Book Fair aims to offer a space for people to connect with one another as well as to provide broader access to the rich and varied spectrum of anarchist ideas and practices. Now is the perfect time to explore these ideas and practices and to bring them into play in our communities and the world.


Those were the above words to that MORUS at NYC Anarchist Book Fair Facebook event invite for that NYC Anarchist Book Fair held at Judson Memorial Church this past weekend that I attempted to vend those DecorForU #blacklivesmatter #notmypresident #nopolicestate #occupywallstreet #berniesanders #yoga #squat #morus #theshadow #tompkinssquarepark #washingtonsquarepark #lowereastside #eastvillage #manhattan & #iloveny necklaces, magnets, key chains & pins for $2 each at Morus’s table.  And we had a great time tabling MORUS tote bags, Black Lives Matter necklaces, magnets, key chains & pins, zines, patches, books and more at this years 13th Annual NYC Anarchist Book Fair.

And some of those vendors listed in this years program at this New York City Anarchist Book Fair were: ¬†PM Press ‚Äď ANTIFA NYC and East Rev ‚Äď Anti ‚Äď Joy ‚Äď AK Press ‚Äď ACT UP ‚Äď Autonomedia ‚Äď Bitch Betta Have My $ Collective ‚Äď Earth First ‚Äď Fifth Estate ‚Äď M.A.C.C. ‚Äď NYC Anarchist Black Cross ‚Äď M.O.R.U.S ‚Äď Viscers Print Goods ‚Äď Unhappy New York- Defend Democracy in Brazil ‚Äď Interference Archive ‚Äď Subway Slip ‚Äď World War Three Illustrated ‚Äď The Base ‚Äď Unity And Struggle ‚Äď The New Press ‚Äď Teleidoscope ‚Äď the Anti ‚Äď Hero Project ‚Äď Stealing Fire Comic ‚Äď Side -A- POP GYM- D di V CCC-Z C ‚Äď Tahrir Scarf ‚Äď Subway Slip ‚Äď Socialist Rifle Association ‚Äď prayers zine ‚Äď OR Books ‚Äď NYC War Tax Resistance ‚Äď Club A Kitchen ‚Äď Common Notions ‚Äď Earth Strike ‚Äď Haymarket Books ‚Äď Industrial Workers Of World ‚Äď NYC GMB ‚Äď KaloticCraft ‚Äď Reflective Zines ‚Äď New York City Action Medical ‚Äď National Animal Liberation Press Office ‚Äď Take Care Magazine ‚Äď The Operating System- NYC Shut It Down

Have a great NYC Anarchist Book Fair day and more.



A London Vacation

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And so having just signed in to that Occupy Art Blog¬†to post about that¬†Black Lives Matter Art Show That Went To London this past weekend, I thought I would sign in to this Blogger blagh to post those vacation part photos of that Black Lives Matter Art Show That Went To London this past weekend, as I thought that if I take one of those summer vacations to somewhere on planet earth, I might as well attempt to do a Black Lives Matter Art Show while there. And after booking one of those hostels online, ¬†gee do I find myself posting a lot of photos from that tourist and sightseeing vacation to London as part of that Black Lives Matter Art Show Goes To London.excursion that took me to Piccadilly Circus,¬†Trafalgar Square,¬†Oxford Street,¬†Borough Market, the¬†Tower Bridge, Hyde Park¬†and¬†the neighborhoods of¬†East London, Bethnal Green,¬†Shoreditch,¬†Brick Lane Sunday Market,¬†Hackney¬†and other tourist spots¬†with the¬†London Underground.and those Santander Bicycles. And there aren’t many other words that I can think of to add to this blagh post at the moment, as every picture tells a story, I think. Have a great summer vacation day and more.



A 2019 Bushwick Block Party

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And there is a¬†House of YES¬†Block Party going on in New York City on this day as I type this blagh post. And even though I didn’t make it to that block party, I did manage to make it an¬†8th Annual Bushwick Collective Block Party that was a block away from that House of YES Block Party in that neighborhood of Bushwick, Brooklyn to be found in that city of New York, in an attempt to vend those¬†#blacklivesmatter, #notmypresident, #occupywallstreet, #nopolicestate, #berniesanders, #yoga, #bushwick, #brooklyn and #iloveny necklaces, magnets, key chains and pins for $2 each at, well, during, this ¬†block party and that¬†Bushwick Art Crawl¬†that was a block away from this Bushwick Collective Block Party as well. ¬†And if I must blagher say, one thing that particularly stuck in my mind was a sign that read “bushwick collective exploits artists plus community’ that was seen while vending that jewelry at, well during, that block party on this day, that finds itself posted in one of those photos above. And the rain held off on this day for those block parties yesterday, though not exactly for House of YES Block Party today, as it just started raining as I type this blog post and their block party seems to have turned into a rain dance in a 15 minute downpour. ¬†And what ¬†else is there that ¬†I can blagher say about these New York City events that has not already been said in blogger time except what those Facebook event descriptions say. ¬†And that¬†Bushwick Art Crawl Facebook event reads something like:

A FREE art festival in the public space in Bushwick,
on Wyckoff Ave, and surrounding art studios, galleries, pop ups centered around the JEFFERSON L TRAIN STOP.

We invite the community to IMMERSE into celebrating art with the many artists studios, local music talent, performance art, live art, body painting, installations, a creative experience that sparks new bonds and reshapes the neighborhood!
Organized by Arts in Action Corporation, non profit for the Arts.


To participate/register with Art work, as performer, music or creative activities,
visit http://artsinactionorg.net,
all registration forms are there

And that 8th Annual BUSHWICK COLLECTIVE Block Party Facebook event reads something like:


VIP access available on @eventbrite on 4/20


And with the ¬†exception of that “bushwick collective exploits artists plus community’ ¬†sign seen during this Bushwick Collective Block Party and Bushwick Art Crawl, this block party rocked. ¬†Have a great New York City Block Party day and more.¬†


A Squatter’s Opera

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And so the The 32nd Annual Loisaida Festival, the 24th Annual Lower East Side Festival of the Arts and a host of other festivals and events happened this past Memorial Day weekend in that city of New York. And it was at that 24th Annual Lower East Side Festival of the Arts¬†that I found myself at as one of those sign holders in Deb Lee’s ¬†A Squatter’s Opera by Michael Shenker. ¬†And that Facebook event invite for¬†Theater for the New City’s 24th Annual Lower East Side Festival of the Arts¬†reads something like as follows:

Memorial Day weekend kicks off the summer and there’s no more exciting way to mark the season than with a visit to the THEATER FOR THE NEW CITY’s 24th Annual Lower East Side Festival of the Arts. A FREE celebration that brings together over 70 groups for more than 270 performances. The shows reflects the neighborhood’s heritage and New York City’s incredible diversity. This year’s theme is 2020 Vision ‚Äď SAVE Our Planet, Save Our Country, a call for a green revolution and a more welcoming nation.

MAY 24 ‚Äď MAY 26
Friday 6PM – 1AM
Saturday NOON – 6PM Outside, 6PM – 1AM Inside
Sunday 6 PM – 1 AM

As Crystal Field, Executive Director puts it, “Art cannot move mountains, but it can move minds.”

And Deb Lee’s A Squatter’s Opera by Michael Shenker Facebook event invite reads something like as follows:

A SQUATTER’S OPERA Рbrought to you by Deb Lee

In the 1980’s before RENT, Michael Shenker created A SQUATTER’S OPERA, a gritty history of Squatting and our fight for the right to Housing on the Lower East Side. Originally performed in 1992 at TNC as the four-song cycle LIVE FREE OR DIE!, tonight we present one of these songs aptly named…Live Free or Die. Stay tuned for the full production in the future! This is a FREE event.

Writer & Composer: Michael Shenker 

Co-Directors: Elizabeth Ruf Maldonado, Deb Lee, Anne ‚ÄúAn Address‚ÄĚ Edris, Dara Wishingrad¬†

Musical Director: Elizabeth Ruf Maldonado

Musicians: Elizabeth Ruf Maldonado, Piano; Karl Bateman, Guitarist; Eric Blitz, Drummer

Singers: Joanie Fritz Zosike, Robert Hieger, Frank Morales, Marta VI, Karl Rosenstein, Elizabeth Ruf Maldonado, J. Gonzalez-Blitz, Kara Madeline, Wolfie and Alfie Rogers

Choreographer: Elizabeth Ruf Maldonado

Artists: Seth Tobocman, Anne ‚ÄúAn Address‚ÄĚ Edris, Rolando Politi, Fly!, Kathy Creutzburg, Jordan Worley, Aaron Sinifit

Sign-Holders: Barbara Lee, Carla Cubit, Ali Rogers, Ann “An Address” Edris, Fly!, Rolando Politi, Pete Missing? Ray of Rays Candy Store?, and many more fine folks to be confirmed.

Film Crew: Simeon Rose, Stefan Harshman, Paul DeRienzo
PA: Karen Souza

And if I must blogger say, Ray of Ray’s Candy Store left his store and he was there holding a sign also. And as one of those sign holders in that Squatter Opera, I didn’t exactly get to take photos of the actual performance, though Eden posted

a video¬†of the play on her twitter page and Barbara Robin Lee‘s choir mate took a photo of the performance that finds itself posted in one of those photos above. And this Squatter Opera scene rocked and was really cool. And so what else is there that I can say about this Lower East Side Festival of the Arts and Squatter Opera that has not already been said in blogger time except have a great festivals day and more. Housing Is A Human Right. Live Free Or Die. Squat The World.


Tompkins Square MAY DAY!


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It was cold and rainy on that next to the last day of April, a few days before¬†MAY DAY¬†2019. that I found myself attempting to vend those #blacklivesmatter,¬†#notmypresident, #occupywallstreet, #nopolicestate, #berniesanders, #yoga, #squat, #morus, #theshadow, #brooklyn #tompkinssquarepark, #eastvillage #lowereastaide, #manhattan and #iloveny necklaces, magnets, key chains and pins for $1 each on a drum set kit, makeshift vendor table next to Kelley¬†and her really cool Police State¬†cassette tapes she was selling, at another one of¬†The Shadow“s¬†Tompkins Square MAY DAY!¬†concerts at Tompkins Square Park,¬†before Chris came with the merchandise tables for The Shadow and all of the other bands merchandise. ¬†And I have blaghed about May Day before on this blagh¬†many times in times past and could almost just recycle the same post over and over as each holiday year rolls around. ¬†And the rain held off for most of the concert. And¬†Metropolitan Anarchist Coordinating Council¬† held a¬†May Day in the Park 2019¬†on this day as well with lots of good food and their¬†Facebook event invite read something like

“Guess who’s back! Join radicals and anti-fascists from across the city for a fun, sunny day of free food, talks, games, crafts, sunbathing, zine-reading, face-painting, daydreaming, hand-holding and more as we celebrate May Day, community, radical life and the dream of a world where we can one day enjoy the commons every day! This year we will have childcare accommodations. ”

And then there was Food Not Bombs sharing good vegetarian food as well during  the concert hours. And so the bands played music, music and more music, and everyone danced, danced and damced some more until  the concert hours ended and another MayDay concert in the park has come to pass.  And there is to be more Shows in Tompkins Square Park this coming season.  And a host of other May Day events in the New York City area as well.

And the band played on.  Have a great May Day and more.




A Paterson Waterfall

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Hey again bloggers, or whoever could be reading this blagh. And so I found myself at that Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park on this day, located in that city of Paterson, in that State of New Jersey, mainly to sight see that great waterfall that this city and park seems to be known for, and also in between reading the headline news of the day, to take another opportunity to post photos of that great waterfall on this blog in yet another attempt to maintain social media web 2.0 user generated content for this blog and my other blagh whenever blaghers block possible. And according to Wikipedia, the Great Falls (Passaic River) is a prominent waterfall, 77 feet (23 m) high, on the Passaic River in the city of Paterson in Passaic County, New Jersey, United States. The falls and surrounding area are protected as part of the Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park,..And according to those brochures on the door at the welcome center, the Paterson Great Falls also has something to do with the Paterson Museum, the¬†Passaic River, an overlook bridge, glaciers, hydro electricity, hydro power systems, mills, textiles, cotton, printing and other park history and culture that I am not exactly sure of. ¬†And. I didn’t make it to that self guided walking tour, though the park ranger did say that part of the walking path was closed on this day because¬†someone crashed into the park fence overnight. ¬†And again, every picture tells a story, I think, as in those waterfall photos that¬†find themselves posted above. ¬†Have a great walk through the National Historic Park day and more.