Friday, June 29, 2012


Dowager, that is.

Sunday, June 24, 2012

Friday, June 22, 2012

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Sew What's New?

Back in the early days of Boston public access, I'd gather with my friends Michael Abbott and Dr. Geoff Davis, DMD, and watch this show. Mind you, I can't sew a damned thing (as my friend Rebecca Seven can attest to, yet she continues to hire me) but we loved George Trippon. And sew will you! Ha ha!

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

A Helpless, Childish Look

I bet Carol Blanton did it, because she has copper-colored curls!

Monday, June 18, 2012

Sunday, June 17, 2012

Friday, June 15, 2012

It's the Plans That Bother Me

What if the packages got mixed up?

Thursday, June 14, 2012

There's a Thrill

Apply that Science!

From Carnival, v2, no.11, 1956.

Monday, June 11, 2012

Mind Your Manners!

Don't listen to those rumors, it is the airline fares that are preventing me from returning home! Read what Miss Emma McCrum has to say.

Sunday, June 10, 2012


While craving a nice toasted lobster roll and the fresh salty air, I can only wax nostalgic about my homeland as the price gouge season is upon us, forcing my cancellation of an early summer visit. Have I posted this before? Forget those faux-Hollywood accents. Here is the real deal, as Jim-Jim can attest:

Thursday, June 07, 2012

School for Scoundrels!

What a week. First Richard Dawson dies, then...oh, never mind, here's some Terry-Thomas, the latest lethal obsession. This one's from School for Scoundrels, which is available on Netflix Streaming. This fun blog has a great write up complete with screengrabs!

Watch T-T play the meanest game of tennis ever.

Sunday, June 03, 2012

Saturday, June 02, 2012

Make Mine Mink

When's the last time you saw this? If you haven't-it's on Netflix streaming! It's got everything: Dowagers, furs, tea, and Terry-Thomas. Plus, the soundtrack is smashing. Don't delay!

The Tao of Jayne

From the Jayne Mansfield Pinup Book, 1956.

Friday, June 01, 2012


Now that's one ad you never want to see the answers to.