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« on: July 05, 2006 11:46:28 PM »

Make my monkey the funk monkey, I wants to get funked up!

The colorful George Clinton of Parlaiment - Funkadelic fame is the inspiration for my fun-kay mon-key! While not exact portraiture, I think it captures some funkentelechy. Don't you Star Child?

About Geroge: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Clinton_(funk_musician)
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/9/9a/George_clinton_funk.jpg

Here's my funk monkey, in a Converse "All Star" shirt like the one I saw George wear for the P.Funk All Stars tour


He's got a star on his booty!


Funk not only moves, it can re-move, dig? The desired effect is what you get when you improve your interplanetary funksmanship...
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« Reply #1 on: July 06, 2006 12:06:42 AM »

DUDE! This guy was sitting behind us on our flight back to L.A. last summer! I didn't know who he was.. but my boyfriend did! Cheesy

good job!
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« Reply #2 on: July 06, 2006 04:10:02 AM »

Awesome! I'm going to be singing that all day now!!

My sister made a slightly more terrifying monkey out of what looks like the same sock!


anyway, great job!
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« Reply #3 on: July 06, 2006 04:15:50 AM »

OMG! I love it!  I think today will have to be a funkadellic day! There's nothing better to break you out of a funk than some funk!

George Clinton lives in a little tiny town outside of Tallahassee Florida. I have seen him in the Tallahassee airport which is so small it only has two of those baggage claim conveyor belt things for the entire airport. Let me tell you, he stood out in the little ol Tallahassee airport! But like a true local, everyone left him alone. He was just a guy getting his stuff at the airport.
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« Reply #4 on: July 06, 2006 09:12:02 AM »

I apologize for double posting but I HAD to say that this sock monkey has totally made my day! I have been listening to George Clinton/Parliament all day!  You can't help but be in a good mood while listening to this!

"....turn this mother out"

"...chocolate covered freakin happiness!"

"Everybody's got a little light under the sun!"

"Dr. Funkenstein"

So here I am in my cube reviewing data, drafting official government communiques, and jammin to P-Funk!
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« Reply #5 on: July 06, 2006 03:04:39 PM »

That's one funky monkey!!!!!!
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« Reply #6 on: July 06, 2006 10:36:26 PM »

I like the little star on its butt!
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« Reply #7 on: July 12, 2006 09:45:09 PM »

I love it! So well crafted. I'm impressed!
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