Bob Carlos Clarke - 'Men Have Feelings Too'

“Men have feelings too” by Bob Carlos Clarke (2004)




















Norma Shearer by Ruth Harriet Louise (1928)

“I speak of Ruth Harriet Louise who has made…MGM beauties even more beautiful.”
Louella Parsons, 1929


Pissed-on shark meat

August 27, 2006

The release of a new Bonnie “Prince” Billy (a.k.a. Will Oldham) album is always something to be happy about and the new promo ad (the first of three) for “The Letting Go” couldn’t be any better:

“Sounds like something that would come out on September 11th”



August 26, 2006

I’ll be spending a couple of days in Edinburgh (Scotland) soon, and this list by Richard Jobson seems like a good starting point for re-acquainting myself with the city:


01 06 06

Ten things that matter
The Old Town
STILL by Alison Watt in Old St.Pauls
Arthurs seat
Calton Hill
National Portrait Gallery
The Cameo cinema
Hibernian FC
Spoon Cafe
Shore bar
Botanical Gardens




August 25, 2006

From Associated Press, via Yahoo News:









“The owner of a restaurant named after Adolf Hitler said Thursday he will change its name because it angered so many people.
Puneet Sablok said he would remove Hitler’s name and the Nazi swastika from billboards and the menu. He had said the restaurant’s name — “Hitler’s Cross” — and symbols were only meant to attract attention.”

















“Hanging Pig” by Roger Ballen (2001)

“I am no longer an outsider trying to pick up interesting details of a place. Right now, I’m only looking at one place – the interior of my mind. And from that, I step outside.”


















“Apparition #904” by Bill Armstrong (2005)