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Sock Monkey News from around the World
Sock Monkey Sisters is pleased to present Sock Monkey News from around the world. Some of the news articles are true, some not so much, but it's all about Sock Monkeys.
9th Annual Sock Monkey Madness Festival
March 05, 2011 - March 06, 2011
From the Midway Village Museum Web Site- "An original one-of-a-kind event, the Sock Monkey Madness Festival, will return as a unique celebration of Rockford's past by highlighting its once thriving knitting industry
and boom of the stuffed sock toy made from Rockford Red Heel Socks which continues as a large part of America's pop culture."
World Champion Jet Ski Rider dons a Sock Monkey Suit
November 17, 2009 by Catherine Sandstrom
"If you thought you saw a giant sock monkey riding a jet ski on Big Bear Lake today, well, you did. The Big Bear Municipal Water District was host to a commercial shoot on the lake today, having issued a permit for KIA Motors to film an upcoming commercial that features 13-time world champion jet ski rider Chris MacClugage in a giant sock monkey suit on a jet ski."
Baron Mulkrin Evades MI5
September 3rd, 2007 from The Sock Monkey Sanctuary
"Baron Mulkrin successfully evaded intelligence officers as they located his safe house shortly after his prison breakout. He was possibly tipped-off about the raid by an insider and can be seen making his escape by push-bike, and making a desperate leap for freedom from a window with the sound of distant police sirens in the background."
A Millionaire's Sock Monkey Offers Strange Comfort
Friday, Feb. 16, 2001 Andrew D. Arnold for Time on CNN
Tony Millionaire's "Sock Monkey" disturbs me for all the right reasons. It's like a children's book, sort of, but I would never give it to a child on the very slight chance that it would cause them to go "wrong." Sporadically published (by Dark Horse), the sixth issue came out last month. It should be sought out by all fans of the delicately perverse.
Hand Made News: Sock Monkey Fun
January 15, 2010 : Hand Made News
Sock monkeys ARE increasingly popular currently, but this is not news to the handmade artisan, particularly if you are from a family of handmade artisans! Many of us remember grandmothers sewing up a sock monkey for us to cherish! This option is still available today thanks to the many sock monkey makers out there. While you can find sock monkeys available in big box stores and chains, these monkeys are NOT created equally.
Paging Dr. Sock Monkey
30 November, 2010 Charleston Daily Photo by Joan Perry Charleston
This is another delightful site where Sock Monkeys are used to do good things. View the photos of Doctor Sock Monkey and smile the rest of the day. We at Sock Monkey Sisters love to bring sock monkey fans different articles that you may otherwise miss, all about Sock Monkeys!