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Secrets In Lace’s Sexy Salute To Flyboys
Posted by richard | November 30, 2011

Well, I know what my Dad is getting for Christmas this year!

He’s a lifelong pilot who spent years in the Canadian air force. And though he entered the services long after the war, he likes to say he’s flown everything that has wings that don’t flap — and that would include the beauties in this wonderful souvenir calendar from the U.S. retro label Secrets

Angie Johnson has already earned a devoted following for her clothing and accessories label, Norwegian Wood, but the decision to launch her first lingerie collection this fall will surprise some of her fans.

After all, this is a label that made its mark with an eclectic assortment of heavy fringe necklaces, richly textured leggings and cool elastic harnesses. But underwear?

Actually, the move …

Tonight’s 16th annual Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show will be such a blinding blur of light, sound and skin it will be over before your brain has time to click into gear and make sense of it all. Which is partly the point of it all: just sit back, let the blizzard engulf you, then reach for your credit card.

But there’s a lot going on …

Fred & Ginger Take In The Ballet
Posted by richard | November 29, 2011

If the Ballets Russes were around today, you’d probably still spend years — and a small mortgage — trying to get tickets.

Sergei Diaghilev’s groundbreaking company literally set the stage for modern dance, and public performance in general, a century ago. After his death in 1929, the influence of the Ballets Russes spread throughout the many artistic and cultural shifts of the 20th century, sometimes …

Watch Angels Lip-Synch Like Jagger
Posted by richard | November 28, 2011



Mick Jagger would likely be appalled if anyone out there really thinks he moves like this.

If nothing else, this lip-synch cover of the Maroon 5 hit — timed to promote tomorrow’s Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show — proves only that the Angels were never meant to dance.

But who’s complaining? This latest VS promo recalls the joyful spirit of last year’s terrific Angels mock-cover …

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