One MS-Painting of a Ballpark

I can’t compete with Craig Robinson’s brilliant art. I can only try my best.

(People in the comments wanted to buy Craig’s. Anyone interested in mine?)

Shea Stadium (from memory) (I am nearsighted) (And I have a bad memory) (And it’s almost a holiday) (And I moved this week) (So please forgive me) (Doesn’t this kind of look like a piece of pizza?) (I’m hungry) (Can I just say Hopeless Joe made this?) (Or my eight-month old son?)


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Jeremy Blachman is the author of Anonymous Lawyer, a satirical novel that should make people who didn't go to law school feel good about their life choices. Read more at McSweeney's or elsewhere. He likes e-mail.

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  1. Spencer00 says:

    1 Million!

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  2. I don't care what anyone says:

    A green-haired kid wearing a T-shirt with long yellow sleeves laying on his left side?

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  3. John Paschal says:

    It’s mint ice cream in a candy-dipped cone, stuck sideways in Donald Duck’s beak. I win. I want it signed, Blachman. And shipped. You can wait till after the holiday weekend.

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  4. Chris K says:

    This is more aesthetically pleasing than the actual Shea Stadium was.

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  5. You says:

    If you agree to donate the money to beer, I’ll buy it for a buck.

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  6. Mr. Observant says:

    Lord help me but it looks like a large missile firing out from a weaponizied broccoli head, one that’s covered in red pustules from unrepentant (and unprotected) broccoli coitus, smashing into a breathless slab of butter with deadly force. $10.00 Canadian – I’ll wire the money via telegraph and we’ll spit-shake to settle the deal.

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  7. KB says:

    I think it’s Carson sans mustache wearing Marge Simpson’s dress posing in front of a volcanic eruption of macaroni magma.

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  8. Yirmiyahu says:

    I’m assuming the 3rd baseman is expecting a bunt, for some reason.

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  9. scooter262 says:

    If you’d actually claimed that your 8-month-old son drew this, I would have definitely have believed you. And thought that you had a very intelligent near-toddler on your hands.

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  10. Dave P says:

    blonde weeble Cyclops?

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  11. eddiegaedel says:

    The left hand side looks like a profile view of a person.

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