Author Archives: Blowhard, Esq.

About Blowhard, Esq.

Amateur, dilettante, wannabe.

Architecture Du Jour

Blowhard, Esq. writes: The Connecticut State Capitol in Hartford. Click on the image to enlarge.

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Naked Lady of the Week: Sandra Otterson aka Wifey

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Like her amateur-turned-pro colleague Danni Ashe, Wifey began her modeling career in the early days of the Internet on Usenet. In fact, I first (ahem) came across Wifey when she was featured on an early iteration of Danni’s … Continue reading

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Architecture Du Jour: Hampden, MA

Blowhard, Esq. writes: I recently spent some time in sleepy, idyllic southern Massachusetts, my first time in New England. Fenster disputes that this area is New England at all, but what does he know? What the town lacked in ethnic restaurants … Continue reading

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Architecture Du Jour: Juxtaposin’

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Via Callowman, the proposed design for the Italian pavilion at Expo 2015.

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Architecture Du Jour

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Doctors House, Glendale, CA, built in the Eastlake style. Click on the image to enlarge.

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Linkage

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Learning new ideas and having your assumptions challenged are patriarchal. College should be a warm, validating, soothing hugbox. More babies who shouldn’t be allowed to sit at the grown-up’s table. While in line and the drug store the … Continue reading

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Architecture Du Jour

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Submitted for your consideration, 20th century architectural history in miniature, as illustrated by three buildings. Located in Inwood neighborhood of upper Manhattan, each is located right next to the other. Here’s a map in the order we’ll be … Continue reading

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