Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

The Hue and Cry Over Paint Choice.

Byline: JIM BELSHAW Of the Journal

We begin today with a word association pop quiz. I'll provide the words, you provide the association. Here we go:

* Hockey Puck, Rowboat, Trapper, Campfire Ash, Buffalo Creek, Plateau.

Guesses anybody?

* High Plains, Western Cactus, Margarita, Morning Blend, Encore, Contentment.

All right. The easy ones:

* Orange Icing, Tangerine Glow, Scottish Waltz, New Grass, Peach Swirl, Country Pebble, Tabriz Madder.

Well, of course they're paint colors. But you knew that, didn't you?

Even "Hockey Puck" and "Rowboat," which are Ralph Lauren paint colors, and we don't have time to begin explicating Ralph Lauren, let alone his paint colors. …

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