Author Archives: Blowhard, Esq.

About Blowhard, Esq.

Amateur, dilettante, wannabe.

“The Cosmopolitans” (2014)

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Because I am ‪#‎hardcore‬, I stayed up until midnight so I could watch Whit Stillman’s potential series pilot THE COSMOPOLITANS as soon as it went live on Amazon. The show opens with Joan Osborne singing “What Becomes of the … Continue reading

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Architecture Du Jour: The Russian Izba

Blowhard, Esq. writes: The traditional Russian izba, a “peasant house” built of interlocking ax-hewn logs, was for centuries the most widespread form of house found in the Russian countryside. A typical farmstead would consist of an izba, a long-built barn and hay shed, … Continue reading

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Village Du Jour

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Gardenstown, Scotland. Source. Click on the image to enlarge.

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Linkage

Blowhard, Esq. writes: “Can you all see how the before and after pictures are nearly identical? God, not only am I totally hot — pretty much near ideal, tbh — I also get brownie points for my ‘transparency’ and bringing to … Continue reading

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Village Du Jour

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Lungern, Switzerland. Source. Click on the image to enlarge.

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Naked Lady of the Week: Lexi Belle

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Porn star Lexi Belle, AVN nominee for best three-way sex scene (G/G/B) and winner of the award for best three-way sex scene (B/B/G), knows about the good life: Along with her vegetarianism, she involves herself in animal volunteering, expressing a … Continue reading

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Art Du Jour

Blowhard, Esq. writes: “Egyptian Queen” by Frank Frazetta, 1969. Click on the image to enlarge.

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