Author Archives: Blowhard, Esq.

About Blowhard, Esq.

Amateur, dilettante, wannabe.

Why Wasn’t I Invited?

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Dita knows how to throw a tea party. Photo stolen from her FB page. Related Ms. Von Teese was previously our pick for Naked Lady of the Week. The photo above was shot in the penthouse of Los … Continue reading

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Insanity Linkage

Blowhard, Esq. writes: You ever get the feeling that everyone has gone crazy? White girls stealing pumpkin spice is racist cultural appropriation. The University of Vermont holds a retreat for whites to self-flaggelate critically examine their privilege. The gender of Star … Continue reading

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Virtual Art Gallery Du Jour: Umberto Brunelleschi

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Please enjoy these erotic illustrations by the Italian artist Umberto Brunelleschi. Related I’ve previously featured galleries of art by Ivan Aivazovsky, Gerda Wegener, Steve Ditko, Dan DeCarlo, and portraits of reclining female nudes.

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Proggy Bullshit Du Jour

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Because in the wake of Islamic terrorism nothing is more important than fending off Islamophobia, the experts at ThinkProgress would like to remind us that ISIS aren’t really Muslims: Indeed, even from the viewpoint of a casual observer, … Continue reading

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Anthony Jeselnik on Thoughts and Prayers

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L’Ecole Restaurant at the International Culinary Center

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Before Paleo Retiree and the Question Lady headed to their Fortress of Solitude for the winter, we met up for lunch at L’Ecole, the student-run restaurant of the International Culinary Center in SoHo. While the front house staff are … Continue reading

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Naked Lady of the Week: Hitomi Tanaka

Blowhard, Esq. writes: If Russ Meyer ever did a live-action remake of “Sailor Moon,” I’m pretty sure that Hitomi Tanaka would be at the top of his casting list. Tanaka’s improbable proportions and demure manner have made her the queen of … Continue reading

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