If only there were lessons from history

Perhaps the loose analogy to Shiff is a bit outrageous, here…

…at least I hope it is
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Historical ref (Freisler)
Story (Quigley)

About as racy as it gets around here

It’s okay, though
It’s Edwardian-era art

Now, let’s argue about the water’s transparency
and the fact that it doesn’t distort the ladies’ figures.
Yes, of course we know why-yyy.
Just tryin’ to distract you from my primary interest, here
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Painting (1909) adopted from Ace of Spades, as usual
Previously, on KisP

It’s not a lie lie, if you need it to be true sometimes



The collapse of objectivity continues


(What? *heh* Yeah, picked that one for the irony)
Smart, non-white, prettygirls can cheat, too
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Story
Historical ref

The difference between…

…Schiff’s Calvinball and real Calvinball?

I’d watch real Calvinball

Serious reportage in SondraK’s post below

The Calvinball idea is catching on

Serious Reportage

for serious issues

NBC

whereas I can think of a decent Culture-Medium joke caption within 15sec of seeing it…

…Katie Hill says she’s going to be “a little bit more unfiltered” “you’re going to be seeing more of me“…

DougM can smoke his cigar juuuuust right about to the very end…

oh, and a little bit of language warning but totally not gratuitous!

Promise you won’t tell Mom…

…she’ll want in

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Painting (1904) adopted from Ace of Spades, as usual.
Note: my criterion for picking-up one of Ace’s paintings is whether I can
think of a decent Culture-Medium joke caption within 15sec of seeing it.
That’s why they’re cheap, obvious and/or lame.
It’s the Ps equivalent of trap shooting.
Yup, easily entertained

Advice for people who don’t want Christmas presents

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Story
Historical ref