Archives for December 2016

Dec
27

Femininity alive and well in Poland

I just wanted to offer this bit of "wisdom" with respect to the debate on the erosion of femininity and the decline of skirts, etc. I was in Poland with my girlfriend May (2000), and I found it very hard to concentrate. The difference between Canada and Poland was absolutely astounding. First of all, women are much more conscious of their bodies, at least women in the 18-35 range I suppose. Whereas here in North … [Read more...]

Dec
19

Busy Philipps

Busy Philipps worked the toy-fair circuit as a real-life Barbie before making her show-business debut. Her first major role was Kim Kelly in Freaks and Geeks, in which she appeared in all but one of its eighteen episodes (the exception being the episode titled "Chokin' & Tokin'"). She later made her film debut in comedy The Smokers in 2000, as well as various other cameos on television. In 2001, Philipps was … [Read more...]

Dec
12

Nurses in stockings

"I am a nurse and when I started my training I wore both opaque and 20 denier tights and found them both hot to wear and uncomfortable so I started to wear stockings and have continued to do so since. The uniform in the hospital were I previously worked was white and a memo was sent out requesting nurses to wear underskirts (slips) under their dresses as their underwear could be seen. The main problem was black … [Read more...]

Dec
05

Andrea Corr

Andrea Jane Corr (born 17 May 1974) is an Irish musician, songwriter, and actress. Corr debuted in 1990 as the lead singer of the Celtic folk rock and pop rock group The Corrs along with her three elder siblings Caroline, Sharon, and Jim. Aside from singing lead vocals Corr plays the tin whistle, the ukulele, and the piano. With the others, Corr has released six studio albums, two compilation albums, one remix … [Read more...]