Wow, so far it's unaminous: everyone is against the re-painting. The artistically-minded Dylan's nay especially holds sway (rhyme unintended).
Also I should mention that in the "Mainlining Kindle" post, it is not me shown in the photograph, but someone using drugs - don't try that at home. (To find the photo, I googled images for "drug user" or something like that.)
I came across a delightful passage from Isak Dinesen's "Out of Africa" that describes a farmer who came to Dinesen's ranch and who sounds like he would've been an avid blogger had he lived in our era (click to enlarge.):