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Please Do Not Feed The Clowns

Ringling Brothers and  Barnum & Bailey Circus has announced it will be closing soon.

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Kicking myself over this elephant

I’ve had this Ringling Bros Barnum & Bailey Elephant for probably about 10 months now. It has sat in my “warehouse” , among the many other forgotten and ¬†abandoned stuffed animals, that are patiently awaiting new homes. 269 more words

The Barnum Effect

This morning, I woke up with a mood to write. Unfortunately, with no idea of what to write. Logged in to Facebook. And there they were, so many posts about ‘Virgos’. 163 more words

PT Barnum Wants to Punch You

The wonderful musical “Barnum” begins with Phineas Taylor himself warning the audience via the opening number that “There is a Sucker Born Ev’ry Minute!” It’s good advice and especially needed nowadays. 1,041 more words


A High Ambition for a Little Walk

Main Features No 61

Reviewing The Walk (2015)

The true biopic about Philippe Petit, a highwire artist who walked between the Twin Towers in 1974. 1,212 more words

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Mr. Brinley (1917-2016) : Thoughts from the Museum

In 1926, a nine year old boy and his father went to see the Christy Bros. Circus that rolled into their hometown of Wallingford, Connecticut. Mesmerized by the magic and excitement of the show, little Bill Brinley pronounced to his father that one day he would… 947 more words