Sunday, February 10, 2008

Is This a Tiki? You b da Judge


Welcome to "The Gods Are Bored," where this strange bored deity has taken up residence about 200 yards from my house. I will entertain all thoughts on what this might be. I think its a Tiki, but I'm not terribly educated on South Pacific pantheons.


I do believe we can rule out "piece of unwanted postmodernist art."


FROM ANNE
THE MERLIN OF NEW JERSEY

12 Comments:

At February 10, 2008 , Blogger Evn said...

It's certainly Tiki-esque.

May I have your backyard?

 
At February 10, 2008 , Blogger yellowdog granny said...

knda sorta tiki looking..it's cool what ever it is..I'd build a little altar under it and leave bits of old jewelry and monopoly money to appease it if it's a god...or goddess

 
At February 10, 2008 , Blogger yellowdog granny said...

knda sorta tiki looking..it's cool what ever it is..I'd build a little altar under it and leave bits of old jewelry and monopoly money to appease it if it's a god...or goddess

 
At February 10, 2008 , Blogger A Wild Celtic Rose said...

It looks like a tiki that would EAT you if your offering displeased it.

Perhaps someone found it, had a "Greg Brady" experience and then found it a new home...

 
At February 10, 2008 , OpenID Mama Kelly said...

I definately ditto Granny in that it looks like a deity who would not be happy unless left some offering.

It is definately cool though.

 
At February 11, 2008 , Blogger Buzzardbilly said...

I believe it is a tiki from the Don Martin Tribe of Those Who Grew Up on MAD Magazine. http://www.geocities.com/donmartinweb/

 
At February 11, 2008 , Anonymous Anonymous said...

I'm with Buzzard Billy. This is play on Tiki's but not actually a tiki.

Cynthia

 
At February 11, 2008 , Anonymous Angela-Eloise said...

Who cares if it's a "real" Tiki! It's miraculous and cool that it just appeared in your back yard. Of course you should leave offerings for it. Who knows what being has decided to take up dwelling within? What fun!

 
At February 11, 2008 , Anonymous Illisse said...

I second angela-eloise


~Illisse

 
At February 12, 2008 , Anonymous Illisse said...

Idea #2

A Cat in the Hat hat - to keep his head warm & because it's stylish.

~Illisse

 
At February 13, 2008 , Blogger BBC said...

There are only totem poles around here that the natives make.

 
At February 15, 2008 , Blogger Anne Johnson said...

In New Jersey there are only smokestacks that the natives make.

 

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