Author Archives: Blowhard, Esq.

About Blowhard, Esq.

Amateur, dilettante, wannabe.

Neon Du Jour

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Downtown Vegas ca. 1948-1950. Click on the image to enlarge.

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Architecture Du Jour

Blowhard, Esq. writes: St. Gallen, Switzerland. H/T Callowman. Click on the image to enlarge.

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Quote Du Jour

Blowhard, Esq. writes: A description of Wichita would be incomplete without a notice of the notorious dance house on the west side of the river, kept by that singular personage ROWDY JOE, or Joseph Lowe, his real name. Joe has been … Continue reading

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Architecture Du Jour

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Dinant, Belgium. Click on the image to enlarge.

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The Camera Loves…

Blowhard, Esq. writes: …Lupe Vélez. Click on the image to enlarge.

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Earworm Du Jour

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RIP Lloyd Fonvielle 1950-2015

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Lloyd Fonvielle — writer, artist, friend to many of us here, our fifth Beatle — died earlier this week at his home in Las Vegas. His creativity, humor, intelligence, and generosity will be deeply missed. I heard a … Continue reading

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