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“And Proudly Above Waves the Red, White and Blue . . .”

July 14, 2014 Lydia, oh Lydia, say, have you met Lydia? Lydia the tattooed lady. She has eyes that men adore so, And a torso even more so. Lydia, oh Lydia, that encyclopedia, Lydia, the queen of tattoo . . . E.Y. “Yip” Harburg, Lydia the Tattooed Lady (from At the Circus, 1939) When Groucho(…)

I Don’t Have Anything I’m Allowed to Wear!

September 4, 2013 According to the commercials for department store and discount store chains, back-to-school shopping is just a matter of finding this year’s coolest brands. The biggest challenge would seem to be making sure you buy the correct licensed cartoon character. In real life, we know that isn’t true. In many families, the start(…)