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Persuasive Pin-Up

  Jessica Dougherty Jessica Dougherty is a southern girl from Baton Rouge, Louisiana no matter where she’s actually living at the moment.  Another fan of Gil Elvgren  she’s looking for that little laugh along with the soft and sultry women she paints. Jessica paints “real” women who you’d meet on the street and searches out models who have personality and…

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R.I.P. Hot Rod

As you all know by now, Rowdy Roddy Piper died yesterday.  Like pretty much all wrestlers, he was too young.  There are a million things I could say.  I was lucky enough to see him hit Jimmy Snuka in the head with the coconut on the USA network when I was a kid as it…

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Friday Nineties – Microsoft Windows

Of course now there are Apple people and Ubuntu people and browser wars and phone wars and a million other wars but back in 1995 your choices were use Windows or go outside.  And going outside was not anything Microsoft wanted you doing, so they got two of the hottest stars around to make a…

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Charlotte McKinney Talks about her Boobs

My open invitation for Charlotte McKinney to be the new logo for the gallery has gone unanswered, and yet she has time to do a video for Cosmopolitan talking about boobs.  I guess she is an expert so they were smart to get her.  What does Milla Jovovich or LeBron James know about them?  Nothing,…

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Persuasive Pin-Up

Greg Hildebrandt The Brother’s Hildebrant defined what the world of the Lord of the Rings looked like. Their wonderful calendar art inspired many illustrators. I still have the 1978 LOTR calendar. The Tolkien Years are just one small part of their collected work. Tim is no longer with us but Greg Hildebrant is still alive and painting. Here…

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Friday Nineties – Cops: Too Hot for TV

In Portland, Maine, the bars close at 1:00 AM.  So after things shut down, nine times out of ten my roommate and I would take a cab to the 7/11 that was also a Taco Bell for some reason.  Then we would go home to our apartment, sit on our couches (we each had a…

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Fangirl Friday

Do you have nerdy friends? Have you at least been tempted to cosplay? Have you been to a con? Do you have fanfic hidden on your hard drive? Do you know what OTP, RPG, and MMO mean? Lastly are you a woman? If you answered yes then once you’re done giving me your phone number…