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Throwback Thursday: More Black Barbie and Jordan

Here’s another cool pic of me and the ancients in Jordan.  Look how regal I look!  Queen Mimi! F. M. Laster “I only like two kinds of men, domestic and imported.” -Mae West

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Travel Tuesday: Colossi of Memnon

Here’s today’s future site to visit, the Colossi of Memnon. The Colossi of Memnon (Arabic: el-Colossat or es-Salamat) are two massive stone statues of the Pharaoh Amenhotep III, who reigned in Egypt during the Dynasty XVIII. Since 1350 BCE, they … Continue reading

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Music Sunday: And some more Gin

Ah, here’s another little favorite of mine.  Please enjoy. F. M. Laster “I only like two kinds of men, domestic and imported.” -Mae West  

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Noir Saturdays: The Hitch-Hiker

You just never know about people, right? I mean you can’t pick up random strangers on the road without them turning into psychos!  Which is the subject to tonight’s noir, The Hitch-Hiker. Ray (Edmond O’Brien) and Gilbert’s (Frank Lovejoy) fishing … Continue reading

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Erotic Fridays: Frank O’ Hara

And here’s today’s poet, Frank O’Hara. Frank O’Hara was a dynamic leader of the “New York School” of poets, a group that included John Ashbery, Barbara Guest, Kenneth Koch, and James Schuyler. The Abstract Expressionist painters in New York City … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: Black Barbie in Jordan

Aww, look at me looking all cute. I am, eh? Here’s me in the city of mosaics. Christ!  To this day, I still can’t believe that I was able to get this close to something so old.  It’s kind of … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday: Tempel of Kom Ombo

It’s temple time; Ancient Egyptian style. The Temple of Kom Ombo is an unusual double temple in the town of Kom Ombo in Aswan Governorate, Upper Egypt. It was constructed during the Ptolemaic dynasty, 180–47 BC. Some additions to it … Continue reading

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