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Eccentrics

Motorized Skates

Posted By: Paul | Date: Sat Apr 19, 2014 | Comments (11)
Category: Eccentrics, Motor Vehicles, Chindogu, 1960's

Andy Rolan, The Donkey Man



Read everything in two columns up till the break, then everything after the break.

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BREAK

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Original article here.



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Posted By: Paul | Date: Wed Mar 12, 2014 | Comments (6)
Category: Animals, Eccentrics, Regionalism, 1970's

Human Hamster Wheel

Posted By: Paul | Date: Thu Mar 06, 2014 | Comments (5)
Category: Domestic, Eccentrics, Museums, Performance Art

The Cheese Test

A clip from the late-80's cable access program "The Eddie Marshall Show." The guy in the video, Toby Radloff, is actually famous enough to have his own Wikipedia page.

Posted By: Alex | Date: Thu Feb 27, 2014 | Comments (15)
Category: Eccentrics, 1980's

Professor Turned Clown

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Discontented with the life of a professor of economics, Dr. Charles Boas became Onions the Clown.

I'm sure this thrilled any living parents who might have helped pay for years of higher education.

Read the whole story here.
Posted By: Paul | Date: Wed Feb 05, 2014 | Comments (7)
Category: Clowns, Eccentrics, 1960's, Universities, Colleges, Private Schools and Academia

Space Lady







Interview here.
Posted By: Paul | Date: Sun Jan 05, 2014 | Comments (3)
Category: Eccentrics, Music, Outsider Art

Paul von Boeckmann, Champion Breather

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Original ad here.

Hard to argue with the assertion that one has to breathe to stay alive.
Posted By: Paul | Date: Tue Dec 17, 2013 | Comments (5)
Category: Eccentrics, Twentieth Century, Bodybuilding

Red Seal Comics

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Look at the characters featured in this single issue, and ask yourself if this is not the best comic in the history of the universe.

Read the whole issue here.

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