Frontier Former Editor

June 29, 2008

In honor of . . . .

Filed under: anatomy, blogging, cool stuff, humor, observations, sculpture, The View — Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , — Frontier Former Editor @ 8:07 am

nursemyra and daisyfae, who managed to get their most recent postings in under the wire while visiting azahar, I offer this small cultural tribute. And it also includes a touch of neon green . . . .

A true synergy of culture and lingerie this blog thing is!

And, Az, the color the two smuggled in alone should bring you back to full health and a long life. I’m sure it probably burned out the sensors on several digital cameras already . . . .

September 20, 2007

Two-armed bandit (or privateer if you’re English . . . .)

The stuff you miss out on unless you’re standing in a super Wal-mart at 9 p.m. on a weeknight . . . .

 This juicy bit of historical revisionism comes from about 360 miles due east of my chair, in the burg of Newport News, Va., named in part after Captain Christopher Newport, the skipper of the seagoing part of the first Virginia Company expedition to what became Jamestown.

 Confused? Bored? Hold on because it starts to get funny shortly.

Christopher Newport University (named after guess who? No, not Burton Cummings . . .) recently dedicated a 24-foot statue of Captain Newport at the university’s main entrance.

Now for the funny part . . . .

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