Potshots by Zipgun

  • If you can't browbeat them, usurp them.

    Bunny Yeager has passed. She was a former pinup model turned queen of the pinup photographers. What I find most interesting about her career is that her photography did not hide what a woman's body really looked like. This was very much against the trend that not only continues today, but has gone over the top with photoshoped magazine images that often bear little resemblance to reality.  She found the power, beauty and sexuality of her models while at the same time allowing her models to set the limits with what they were comfortable with. And Bunny herself had limits...

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  • It always comes down to money, why we need a constitutional amendment.

    The scorched earth strategy that the GOP is pursuing in the victory at any cost quest for regaining control of the senate and White House ( http://tinyurl.com/mksvtyv ) has as one of its main tenants rampant deregulation. It is only possible for them to pursue the insane strategy of breaking government to gain control of government  because corporate media does not do its intended job. The United States gets different news from the rest of the world ( http://tinyurl.com/6nohbhe ). Rather than doing real journalism it practices access journalism and focuses on a bizarre form of pseudo-balance ( http://tinyurl.com/mqehylv ) that elevates...

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