Tenticular Gesticulation

Being a blog about my inexplicable fascination with octopodes

NOTE: I am not a marine biologist, I am just an idiot with a blog

Entries for December 2016

Ophelia

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This is simultaneously amazing and depressing -- an octopus sculpture on display at the Alaska SeaLife Center constructed entirely from coastal debris collected by the students of Kodiak High School while cleaning up the beach.


Farewell Carrie Fisher

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I don't even have words. Carrie Fisher was a centerpiece of my childhood growing up in the 70's and 80's. As an adult I came to appreciate everything she stood for as a feminist and as a human being. 2016 has been a rough year all around, but this one really hurts.


Olympic Octopus

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Remember that time during the closing ceremony of the London Olympics, when the school bus turned into a giant octopus during the Fatboy Slim performance?


Ornamental

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Pier 1 had these awesome ornaments, but unfortunately they sold out. Maybe next year.


Geeky Teas

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If I am ever in Burbank, I will most certainly be checking out Geeky Teas. It's like they made a place just for me!


I Don't Even Know What This Is

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I stumbled across this image today. I have no idea who created it (a TinEye search got me nowhere). I have no idea what it means. But it surely means *something*...


Latest Posts

Happy Autumn
Saturday, September 23, 2017 11:23 AM
Because the World Needs a $36k Robotic Octopus Table Clock
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 8:48 AM
Touched by His Gesticulating Tentacles
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 3:09 PM
Littleford's Got Talent
Saturday, September 16, 2017 9:40 PM
The Eye of Rassillon
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 2:43 PM
Drawing on Beaches
Friday, August 25, 2017 11:59 AM
DJ Otto
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 3:16 PM
Steampunk Octopus
Thursday, July 20, 2017 4:15 PM
Pixel Menagerie
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 3:52 PM
Otto and Victoria Music Box
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 3:18 PM

Contact Me

Got some octopodal motion you want to point in my direction? Just gesticulate your tenticles towards me with one of these links:

- Ron Miles (a.k.a. Lokheed)

- ron@jamesaxler.com

You can also visit my other websites:

Shmoolok.com

JamesAxler.com