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bad bad bad luck

i went down to see the fortune teller

was gonna get my future read

she looked at my hand, she said it's bad,

crossed her eyes and fell back dead.

-- Ray Wylie Hubbard

 

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87 out of 169 recognized countries at the United Nations agree that waking up with one of these dolls in your room is bad luck.

 

especially if it wasn't there when you went to sleep.

 

(112 countries abstained from the vote.)

 

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Our Daily Challenge: Luck

 

the spider here is from a recent trip to a farm. the bokeh is that same shot. the ventriloquist dummy was in an antique shop. the bit of grill barely visible to take up some empty space in the back was part of a brick wall. i worked on adding the whole wall in, but at the last minute decided it was too distracting and made a simpler black background underneath everything.

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Taken on October 15, 2011