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The "Incredibly Impossible to Derail This Thread" thread
12 October 2019
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For John’s birthday on Wednesday, I brought in a huge card and got a bunch of people to sign it:

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(one of my friends added a touch to John’s glasses, as shown above)

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12 October 2019
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^ You could send it to the Dakota, Yoko might see it:

I don't know the apartment number but

1 W 72nd St, New York, NY 10023, United States

is the address.

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13 October 2019
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Beatlebug said on 22 September
I just got called 'Sissum Slime' by my sister and I don't know how to feel about this nicknomer a-hard-days-night-paul-7  

Update: I've been upgraded to 'Electric Sissum Slime' (after my sister's recent obsession with liberally overusing the phrase 'electric slime' for everything). I can't say I'm particularly opposed to this nickname. ahdn_george_06

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This makes me angry. The Lennon Wall in Prague can only be used by professional artists now. Glad I got to write on it once in my life.

https://news.expats.cz/weekly-.....l-artists/

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Wanna wish a Happy Thanksgiving to my fellow Canadiadiadians out there! apple01

(And happy Columbus Day to you Americans apple02)

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GEORGE: In fact, The Detroit Sound. JOHN: In fact, yes. GEORGE: In fact, yeah. Tamla-Motown artists are our favorites. The Miracles. JOHN: We like Marvin Gaye. GEORGE: The Impressions, Marvin Gaye. PAUL & GEORGE: Mary Wells. GEORGE: The Exciters. RINGO: Chuck Jackson. JOHN: To name but eighty. 

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14 October 2019
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Ahhh Girl said
This makes me angry. The Lennon Wall in Prague can only be used by professional artists now. Glad I got to write on it once in my life.

https://news.expats.cz/weekly-.....l-artists/  

That's so elitist. a-hard-days-night-paul-3

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I wonder what makes one qualify as a professional artist. I'd love to hear their criteria. 

Also, and this goes without saying, The Beatles were and are universal. This is like saying that non artists aren't capable of appreciating their work.

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14 October 2019
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*becomes professional artist so I can write on the wall*

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14 October 2019
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vonbontee said
Wanna wish a Happy Thanksgiving to my fellow Canadiadiadians out there! apple01

(And happy Columbus Day to you Americans apple02)  

Happy Thanksgiving, Canuckians! john-lennon-salute_gifapple01 Funnily enough, one of the speeches I listened to in public speaking today invoked Thanksgiving. a-hard-days-night-george-9 (I can't wait for American Thanksgiving, it's pretty much my favorite holiday heart)

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a-hard-days-night-ringo-8I, too, cannot wait; I’m very excited to see my cousins, although unfortunately only two of them are coming this year.

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Ahhh Girl said
This makes me angry. The Lennon Wall in Prague can only be used by professional artists now. Glad I got to write on it once in my life.
https://news.expats.cz/weekly-.....l-artists/ 

While i agree that what they're doing is wrong, i can't blame them for doing it. If 2 people were able to completely spray the wall white except for the phrase "Wall is over", what's to stop someone from spray painting "Violence is good, peace is bad" or some other degrading comment on the wall that's 100% contradictory of John's philosophy.

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14 October 2019
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Bit stupid, surely making a Lennon Wall "professional artists only" defeats the entire purpose of a Lennon Wall?

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14 October 2019
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Ahhh Girl said
This makes me angry. The Lennon Wall in Prague can only be used by professional artists now. Glad I got to write on it once in my life.

https://news.expats.cz/weekly-.....l-artists/

The wall does look a mess much of the time though:

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Which must be annoying when you commission pieces of artwork you expect to last a while but are often unrecognisable in days. And the article does say that a small part of the wall will be reserved for fans messages, etc., so you'll probably still be able to sign Prague's Lennon Wall, @Ahhh Girl, if you get to make it back there.

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14 October 2019
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ahdn_paul_06 That did cross my mind after my initial, emotional response. In conclusion, I don't know what the right answer is a-hard-days-night-paul-7

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14 October 2019
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I feel like John would prefer a free-for-all but of course we have no way of knowing...

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The ever-changing nature of it with all the freedom is what it's all about.

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*sigh* 

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QuarryMan said
*sigh* 

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Jesus she needs to get checked for scoliosis there. If she were leaning any further back she'd be on the floor. 

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AppleScruffJunior said

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Jesus she needs to get checked for scoliosis there. If she were leaning any further back she'd be on the floor. 

  

But ASJ, how else will she flaunt her larger-than-average breasts?

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With her totally not doctored naturally slim figure and her bountiful rack, would she give me the name of her surgeon?

 

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