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Crusading Artists, Part 6…

Missouri-born Kris Kuksi takes his state motto– “Show Me”– to heart… and shows us, e.g.,

More (both in this “grotesque” mode, and in others) at Kuksi.com.

As we rotate out turrets, we might wish a bumpy birthday to George Combe, England’s foremost phrenologist, born on this date in 1788.  His Constitution of Man sold approximately 350,000 copies between 1828 and 1900, making it one of the best-selling books of the era.

George Combe (note the broad forehead…)

Written by LW

October 21, 2008 at 1:01 am

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