Tim Kiser's photos with the U.S. flag

My house.

My house.
No I'm just kidding it's not my house, but I do live in one of the rental apartments. It's a very unusual way to live.

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In downtown Eaton Rapids, Michigan, on March 27th, 2016, the Edgewater Apartments, formerly part of the Horner…
Added on October 26, 2016

At the vapejuice store, home to tasty eliquids.

At the vapejuice store, home to tasty eliquids.
The VAPE-ISLAND hyphen and the snowcapped letters are winsomely confusing. The state of our union's small businesses is: strong.

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In downtown St. Johns, Michigan, on August 7th, 2016, at the southwest corner of West Walker Street…
Added on September 29, 2016

View east from an expanse of gray semigloss.

View east from an expanse of gray semigloss.
If I had been in charge of this paintjob, we would be looking at glossier paint than this. People want luxury.

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In downtown Salt Lake City, Utah, on May 31st, 2016, on the 5th level of a parking ramp at the northeast corner of 200…
Added on October 23, 2016

Important parking.

Important parking.
Parking is important!, and these vehicles' owners know it, and the rest of us need to remember it.

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In Ann Arbor, Michigan, on May 11th, 2014, the intersection of Depot Street and Carey Street as viewed from the south side of the…
Added on August 26, 2016

The differing locations of the people the sign attracts and the things the lights light.

The differing locations of the people the sign attracts and the things the lights light.
I'm talking to you while holding a garden hose above my head to water the plants behind me.

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In Atlantic City, New Jersey, on May 2nd, 2015, at the southwest corner of Pacific Avenue and South New York Avenue.

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Added on November 23, 2015

Lawnmower trax of turf and a flag too large for the wind to blow were a good setting for these large new trucks for sale.

Lawnmower trax of turf and a flag too large for the wind to blow were a good setting for these large new trucks for sale.
Imagine how indignant the general manager of Heritage Chevrolet would be if he showed up to work one day to find a person doing something on the trucklot's turf area. Anything at all, other than mowing it. Sitting on a blanket reading a book, say.

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Added on April 27, 2016

The Tucker County Courthouse!, classic historic smalltown county courthouse, with clocktower and ferris wheel.

The Tucker County Courthouse!, classic historic smalltown county courthouse, with clocktower and ferris wheel.
To enjoy this you have to set aside your natural suspicions of local governments in the rural areas of the U.S., riddled as they are with corrupt good-old-boys' networks and lawless cops, etc. Just think about the architecture.

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Added on November 17, 2015

Evening sun lands on an urban woodland, densely packed with plantlife.

Evening sun lands on an urban woodland, densely packed with plantlife.
But for how many years has the parking lot been a staging area for a project unrelated to parking. It must be nice to be able to thoughtlessly strew one's belongings far and wide across an area.

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In downtown Harrisburg, Pennsylvan…
Added on August 21, 2015

Respective color schemes of building and car.

Respective color schemes of building and car.
Stand here and imagine with widening eyes that the building is light green with dark green trim, and that the late-1970s Buick Electra 225 is blue on the bottom and white on top.

But don't stand here for long: Loitering near other people's cars is consid…
Added on July 26, 2015

Storefront for sale, or is it a fire hydrant with two bollards.

Storefront for sale, or is it a fire hydrant with two bollards.
The U.S. is about goddamned cars always being strewn everyplace.

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In downtown Miamisburg, Ohio, on April 4th, 2015, a building on the east side of North Main Street (Ohio Route 725), south of East Ferry Street.

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Added on September 25, 2015

Airborne pigeons at a post office with a sidewalk.

Airborne pigeons at a post office with a sidewalk.
This particular day I was down here mailing a crockpot and a pair of house slippers, I'm not telling where or to whom.

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In downtown Spring Lake, Michigan, on January 17th, 2015, on the north side of West Exchange Street between So…
Added on April 28, 2015

"The people here meter gas no longer."

"The people here meter gas no longer."
It was a lineup of nongasmeters, in the aftermath of their detachment and removal from these premises.

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In downtown Bristol, Virginia, on December 26th, 2013, on the north side of Winston Alley, east of Lee Street.

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Added on June 19, 2015

Dirty area, with numerous people beyond.

Dirty area, with numerous people beyond.
For this one I hid in the ornamental plants of the landscaping, on a gloomy day.

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In Ann Arbor, Michigan, on March 19th, 2014, a view of the Diag from the north side of the Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library, on the central campus of…
Added on January 20, 2015

Construction event and thundercloud event of Michigan state capitol.

Construction event and thundercloud event of Michigan state capitol.
It would be awful to see these construction supplies get sent flying through the air by gusts of wind. Just awful.

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In downtown Lansing, Michigan, on September 15th, 2014, Townsend Street as viewed from the north side of West Lena…
Added on November 21, 2014

The Ernie Sullins Apartments, brought to you by I'm Free Real Estate.

The Ernie Sullins Apartments, brought to you by I'm Free Real Estate.
The apartment windows have gotten reduced in size or covered over with siding.

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In downtown Logan, West Virginia, on July 23rd, 2010, on the north side of Stratton Street, between Jefferson Street and Holland Lane.

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Added on July  7, 2014

Snowy scene of speed avisory.

Snowy scene of speed avisory.
Take the curve as fast as you want, according to this frightening street gang. Its members spread fear on the streets of this small West Virginia town by defacing streetsigns in the night, to honor its cartel.

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In Parkersburg, W…
Added on April 22, 2014

Wet Mcdonalds.

Wet Mcdonalds.
Waterlogging of muddy half-eaten mcmuffins.

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In Jackson, Ohio, on December 23rd, 2013, on the north side of Bowman Street, east of East Main Street.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
S591 Mud—Pict…
Added on March 28, 2014

Having trouble with a sopping wet flag clinging to a flagpole at McDondleods.

Having trouble with a sopping wet flag clinging to a flagpole at McDondleods.
Or however it's spelled. I entered the restaurant and watched people eat and used the wifi.

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In Ravenswood, West Virginia, on December 20th, 2013, on the east side of Washington Street (West Virginia Route 68), south of Royal Ave…
Added on April 23, 2014