This sums up quite well the absurd Republican attacks on Sonia Sotomayor’s nomination.
The bottom line is, these charges of racism are pitiful projections by angry white men who know the battle against Sotomayor was lost before it began, but who have to continue pandering to their fans to remain relevant.
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Obama calls for Suu Kyi release
Free Suu Kyi, now!!!
US President Barack Obama has called for the "immediate and unconditional" release of Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi.
Memorial Day With Donna Reed
Dear Donna – A Pinup So Swell She Kept G.I. Mail This is a interesting and timely article about a shoe box full of touching letters from G.I.s to Donna Reed during WWII. Whenever I think of Donna Reed, I always think of her role as Mary Hatch Bailey in It’s a Wonderful Life. Mary Bailey always represented a sort of idea woman for me. Also, I didn’t know that later in life that she became an antiwar activist and supported Eugene McCarthy in 1972. The picture below is from this wonderful Flickr set – Bathing Beauties, who had their share of letters from G.I.s too.
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Art Links For 05/25/2009
Courtney Brims via Traveling with the Ghost These are absolutely wonderful!
Yuki Kanamaru I love the playfulness and beautiful colors of her excellent artwork. I want the owl!!!
The Owl [ ]
Rie Yamashina These are great too!
Introduction [ ]
Takahashi Junichi These are fascinating and a little creepy photographs of dolls.
Aun (Love) 2006 [ ]
Toys Club Ad List I blogged this site about an a year and a half ago, and they had some new ads. I liked the one below.
WWII Era Textile Ad [ ]
Martini Posters via Everlasting Blort I never would have guessed that there would be such a category. I don’t think I have ever drank a martini.
Red Hot Martini [ ]
Spock Sugar Smacks Poster via Akubi Zone I hear the new Star Trek movie is really good, but I’ll wait for it to come out on Netflicks.
Sugar Smacks [ ]
Video Links For 05/25/2009
T-Bone Walker – Don’t Throw Your Love On Me So Strong This is a great video of the Fabulous T-Bone Walker! You may have heard his blues classic Call It Stormy Monday which is a standard covered by artists.
T-Bone Walker [ ]
Elvis Presley – Blue Suede Shoes (In Color) [Lyrics This is an interesting video of Elvis performing Carl Perkins’ classic song.
Elvis Presley [ ]
Rolling Stones – Honky Tonk Woman (Live in Hyde Park 1969) [Lyrics This was 40 years ago in Hyde Park, and still is a great tune.
Rolling Stones [ ]
Avril Lavigne – Nobody’s Home (acoustic) [Lyrics The next three songs are ones found looking for acoustic videos on YouTube.
Paramore – That’s What You Get @ Sacramento [Lyrics I got to pick a CD by this group.
Paramore [ ]
Lady Gaga – Just Dance (Pop Music Will Never Be Low Brow) [Lyrics And now for something completely different. Nice legs too! 😀
Lady Gaga [ ]
Walter Meego – Girls More nice legs! 😀
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