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Sorry to quote my own post, but found this interesting blog about the Horror Top Trumps...

"...despite the best efforts of Top Trumps historians and the propensity of the internet to turn up even the most obscure nuggets of trivia, no one knows who devised these sets or who did the notorious artwork...."

http://hypnogoria.blogspot.com/2015/07/great-ghosts-of-shelves-18-horror-top.html
 

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"...despite the best efforts of Top Trumps historians and the propensity of the internet to turn up even the most obscure nuggets of trivia, no one knows who devised these sets or who did the notorious artwork...."
It's like the book illustrations in The Seventh Gate: the artist was The Devil Himself.
 

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Yeah, I don't think the art was drawn so much as traced. With tracing paper.
 

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I was at an art exhibition a few years ago and saw a life-sized crocodile made out of engine parts which was really cool. There was also a square of cling-film taped to the floor with some sand sprinkled on it. Not so cool.
 

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I went to an art exhibition in London years ago and saw a whole load of fish sculptures made from hubcaps.
I talked to the artist for a while. He told me that he'd got the idea from seeing a load of hubcaps lying around the streets nearby and started picking them up. The sculptures were amazing.

https://www.hubcapcreatures.com/
 

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I went to an art exhibition in London years ago and saw a whole load of fish sculptures made from hubcaps.
I talked to the artist for a while. He told me that he'd got the idea from seeing a load of hubcaps lying around the streets nearby and started picking them up. The sculptures were amazing.

https://www.hubcapcreatures.com/
If I win the lottery, I want that Samurai statue.
 

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I went to an art exhibition in London years ago and saw a whole load of fish sculptures made from hubcaps.
I talked to the artist for a while. He told me that he'd got the idea from seeing a load of hubcaps lying around the streets nearby and started picking them up. The sculptures were amazing.

https://www.hubcapcreatures.com/
My sons used to collect odd hubcaps; we didn't do anything with them, just hung them on their bedroom wall, but they looked cool, like shields :)
 
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Four-armed mutant football hooligans on the loose- able to hurl four beer bottles full of piss at once in the direction of a family who just thought it would be a nice day to go and watch a game of football with the kids.

I obscured this guy's face in case there are any legal repercussions for the board for posting his face... and also in case he tracks me down and beats me mercilessly in a whirlwind of his four solid fists.
 

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Four-armed mutant football hooligans on the loose- able to hurl four beer bottles full of piss at once in the direction of a family who just thought it would be a nice day to go and watch a game of football with the kids.

I obscured this guy's face in case there are any legal repercussions for the board for posting his face... and also in case he tracks me down and beats me mercilessly in a whirlwind of his four solid fists.
He seems to be giving the guy on the right a face-slap and a nut grope, all at the same time.
Dreadful behaviour.
 

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Four-armed mutant football hooligans on the loose- able to hurl four beer bottles full of piss at once in the direction of a family who just thought it would be a nice day to go and watch a game of football with the kids.

I obscured this guy's face in case there are any legal repercussions for the board for posting his face... and also in case he tracks me down and beats me mercilessly in a whirlwind of his four solid fists.
Vitruligan Man.
 

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Wasn't that a scene in The Cannonball Run?
 

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Wasn't that a scene in The Cannonball Run?
I only have the vaguest recollection of what actually happens in that films, apart from a race, fights and attempts to sleep with women and get money.
 

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Sorry for the terrible quality, but this what I mean:

"Ah can't see shit, can you?!"
 
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