Thursday, October 30, 2008
Like the British Invasion Itself
NYU chick as "Back in the USSR" plays: Why are they playing so much 80s music?
NYU dude: It's cool, it's The Beatles.
NYU chick: Such a weird song, like Russia's all great or something.
NYU dude: I think it's supposed to be ironic.
--Bleecker & Broadway
From Overheard in New York.
Wednesday, October 29, 2008
All hail Queen Katy! Is there nothing this woman cannot do? First she valiantly fights for the rights of drunk heterosexual women to molest each other for a shot at hipster sexual ambiguity and attention from guys and now she's rocked up to a Halloween party as Freddie Mercury.
Tuesday, October 28, 2008
OMG! I have officially changed my stance on marriage.
Monroe in 1952
Flappers 1925Marie Lloyd, music hall artiste circa 1900.
Monday, October 27, 2008
"Catrinas" - uniquely Mexican figures depicted as richly-dressed skeletal women. (Dead ones - not Nicole Ritchie.)
The "Day of the Dead" is celebrated in Mexico and around the world on 1 and 2 November, corresponding with All Saints' Day and All Souls' Day in the Catholic calendar.