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July 2012 Blog Posts (62)

Musea Art Contest for the Week - test your art smarts

The answer to, and winner (if any) for, our last contest question of:

This door to door book salesman included a sample of perfume with any books sold. Soon the perfume became more enticing than the books. Name this book salesman and the company he started. Clue: He LOVED Shakespeare.

IS Avon, founder David H. McConnell. BTW Avon is doing very well in Brazil.

I had no correct eligible answers. Seems no one was home!

I don't dumb down/so please wise up.

Now on to a new…


Added by Tom Hendricks on July 18, 2012 at 11:34am — No Comments

2013 Slingshot Organizer Call for Submissions


The Slingshot Collective is hard at work on the 2013 Organizer. We are looking for submissions in cover art and written features. The deadline is fast approaching--the weekend of August 3rd 2012 we're laying it out. So what are we looking for?…


Added by robert eggplant on July 16, 2012 at 10:57pm — No Comments

PFZF Vendor List!


Go check it out!

Added by Sarah Arr! on July 16, 2012 at 9:13pm — No Comments

Days 13-15: International Zine Month



Fear of reviews, zine crushes,…


Added by Sage on July 15, 2012 at 11:27am — No Comments

Fixing MacArthur's Park lyrics

Look to left field and outside the box for this one -  Remember that long big song classic from the 60's called MacArthur's Park?  Well I think most people will agree that the tune is GREAT but the lyrics are... well... GOOFY. So I'm writing new lyrics. Soon you can sing along with them and compare them with the original. Stay tuned....

Added by Tom Hendricks on July 14, 2012 at 9:47am — No Comments

Musea Editor on the Economy in 8 Quotes - Musea E-mail Club #545

Resident quote maker and editor of the 20 year old zine Musea, Art S ReVolutionary, has some words about the current economic crisis. Here are EIGHT quotes:


The paradigm is shifting from conservative versus liberal to corporations versus democracy.

If corporations are people - then draft them - front line infantry!

On the media: Covering the scandal of the few or issues of the millions.

Nothing frightens mega-corporations…


Added by Tom Hendricks on July 14, 2012 at 9:31am — No Comments

Postage Paid Zine Podcast!

Happening now! Click here to listen: RIGHT HERE, DAWG!

Added by Sarah Arr! on July 13, 2012 at 9:41am — No Comments

July Distro Update

What's New

Bravery on a Bus (Zine) ($6)- Our feature of the month! An amazingly written zine about volunteer work and travels in Tanzania. …


Added by Antiquated Future on July 13, 2012 at 1:57am — No Comments

Day 11 & 12 - International Zine Month

Day 11 & 12 this way!…


Added by Sage on July 12, 2012 at 6:06pm — No Comments

Tell me about your excruciating pre-teen celebrity crush....

Did you have a tweener heart breaking crush with some teen idol? What was the kookiest thing you did in the name of your crush? For possible zine. Can I do it in a month?


Feel free to pm the story to me if you want. Thanks!!

Added by Krissy Ponyboy Press on July 12, 2012 at 3:05pm — 5 Comments


Hey! I was wondering if anyone in the Chicago area would be interested in being featured on my podcast to plug their zine. It's called Notes & Bolts and you can find it on itunes :)

Added by Kriss Stress on July 11, 2012 at 6:01pm — No Comments

Press Release-Brooklyn College Library Unveils Zine Collection

Brooklyn College Library Unveils Zine Collection

Opening Celebration to Include Zine Readings and Exhibition, July 31, 7-9pm

Brooklyn, NY -- In celebration of the newly-established Brooklyn College Library Zine Collection, an opening party will be held on Tuesday, July 31 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm, in Brooklyn College Library’s Christoph M. Kimmich Reading Room (1st floor). The event, which is open to the public, will feature a…


Added by Zines @ Brooklyn College Library on July 11, 2012 at 9:18am — No Comments

Musea Zine Weekly Art Contest to test your Art Smarts

The answer to, and winner (if any) for, our last contest question of:

Five towers are replacing the World Trade Center. The tallest, "One World Trade Center", is scheduled to be finished next year. How tall will it be? Clue: Happy July Fourth everyone!

IS (including it's antenna) 1,776 Feet tall - which is also the year when the Declaration of Independence was signed - thus the connection to the clue, "Happy July Fourth"

I had no correct eligible answers. Seems Tories are still…


Added by Tom Hendricks on July 10, 2012 at 9:16am — No Comments

Day 9 - International Zine Month


Day 9 this way!



Added by Sage on July 9, 2012 at 3:50pm — No Comments

Dutch zine "Onbewogen" now available

"Onbewogen", a zine written by Emma van Castricum and a lay out by me, is available for purchase. More information about the zine and how to order it, can be found in this blogpost.

Added by LP on July 9, 2012 at 3:40pm — No Comments

Philly Feminist Zine Fest: 8/26!

More than two hundred bucks in raffle prizes, five amazing workshops, free HIV testing, and YOU. 

Philly Feminist Zine Fest is rolling right along. We're planning even more awesome stuff, make sure you don't miss being part of it by registering your zine, distro, crafts, or other relevant project here: 


Make sure to remind…


Added by Sarah Arr! on July 9, 2012 at 10:35am — No Comments

Two guitar pieces written in the Spanish Style

Here are two of my instrumentals - both with that great Spanish style of guitar. Let me know what you think. They are from recent CD's of mine.

Spanish Melody part 1


Spanish Melody part 2


For these and many more see

my 6 full CD's of free Post-Bands Music…


Added by Tom Hendricks on July 9, 2012 at 9:32am — No Comments

Day 7 & 8 - International Zine Month


Day 7 & 8 this way!



Added by Sage on July 8, 2012 at 1:23pm — No Comments

Poems written in Late June 2012

Poems written late in June 2012

These are more esoteric than most recent ones I've written.

Comments welcome.

[poem notes in brackets like this]



I see the Moon

in my soup bowl

stir, stir, stir, but

it won't mix in!

2.. [From a poem collection on a mystical place called Blue Mountain]

We think there's a madman (?) that roams the mountain

and wears a blue cloak to hide in it's rocks.

that spins his edicts on cloud…


Added by Tom Hendricks on July 7, 2012 at 9:21pm — No Comments

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