Outrageous Orange

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A tasty paladar close to Viñales,  Cuba,  November 2016

 

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A colourful note: this red-orange shade is known in Crayola world as Outrageous Orange.  It was born in 1972 as Ultra Orange Fluorescent  but took on its more extravagant name in 1990.

 

 

aDSC_0636_ppCopyright Debbie Smyth, 8 January 2017

 

Part of Color Your World 

 

14 thoughts on “Outrageous Orange

  1. Outrageous orange indeed – a great bit of coordination! And a car with a history, you can see it’s had quite a few bumps along the way, but nonetheless it has been repaired and painted and I suspect is still going….

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    1. The outward condition varies considerably (and probably internal too) but most of them work to some extent!
      Taking a classic taxi was usually cheaper than a modern yellow one – possibly something to do with reliability!

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  2. This orange I still can take, since there’s still a peach cast over it.
    A little reminder to link up at SEASONS (with a recent photo (link open Sunday till Wed. eve).
    Also, because the question came to me if I had given the meme (with the same name!) to someone else. No, not true, I am still doing it:). Hope you had a decent break from traveling and could spend some time with family during the holidays!

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