Friday, January 23, 2009

Barbie in Christian LaCroix (1989)

Apparently this outfit shows how fun and glamorous Barbie can be. I think it shows how claustrophobic a too big scarf and hat can be.

Wednesday, January 21, 2009

P.S. to atheist bus ads

Remember that post about the aetheist bus ads that have been run on 800 buses across Britain? well here's a cartoon response a friend told me about (any Brit—or New Yorker who's ever waited for The Phantom Bus of 72nd St—of course can identify):

happy quilt: Swirly Rose

"Swirly Rose" (detail) Quilt by Denyse Schmidt. More here

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

happy inauguration day

The Times did a cool piece about the inauguration. Letters and drawings from children to celebrate this historic day. Here's a taste portraits of "Sir Barack Obama" by children in after school programs across the country. They also offered thoughts, hopes, advice to him as he becomes the 44th President of the US. Read more here. these portraits are pretty wonderful and so are their letters.

Sunday, January 18, 2009

where AM I?

back to my site?
back to twitter?

back to my super duper blog?
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