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By gr on 2006-04-07

By the way, due to scheduling conflict, you can see me make a retail capacity appearance at GR2 - all day today. I'll stand under Fong, Ray Fong.

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By Eric on 2006-04-07

Ray Fong! Can I say Ching Chong Ching Chong? I bet they’d get mad. It’s great to see how art is getting mixed more and more with commerce, and how the ignorant want to jump on imagery that’s delighting their senses. Do I have an opinion? Yes, Ray Fong being Barry McGee is an artist, the Ray Fong Chinaman design is a mockery of the long running image of the Chinaman. I used to draw this on my notebooks in more of empowerment and reappropriating a racist image. But in the end, those who are offended are stuck in a quandary, would they rather have a half Chinese American use this image or would they like to see it done...

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By gr on 2006-04-07

Ray Fong!Can I say Ching Chong Ching Chong? I bet they'd get mad. It's great to see how art is getting mixed more and more with commerce, and how the ignorant want to jump on imagery that's delighting their senses. Do I have an opinion? Yes, Ray Fong being Barry McGee is an artist, the Ray Fong Chinaman design is a mockery of the long running image of the Chinaman. I used to draw this on my...

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By Eric on 2006-04-06

Prang, they make good chalk. Ever buy chalk? I think it’s a dying writing utencil. White boards or dry erase boards have been taking the gusto away from chalk boards. It’s getting annoying. So I’m going to stand up for chalk and black boards. Join me?

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By gr on 2006-04-06

Prang, they make good chalk. Ever buy chalk? I think it's a dying writing utencil. White boards or dry erase boards have been taking the gusto away from chalk boards. It's getting annoying. So I'm going to stand up for chalk and black boards. Join me?

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