Today, we may have come across our favorite Tumblr blog to date. “The Carter Family Portrait Gallery” features the faces of Beyoncé, Jay Z, Blue Ivy and the family’s famous friends painted onto famous classic works of art (can you spot the Obama cameo?).
As the connoisseur and lover of fine arts he is, or wants to be known as, Jay Z would probably approve. More after the jump LEFT: Artist GRANT WOOD Original painting.
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WIN: The AFL-CIO passed an amendment adding #trans people to its constitution. NCTE’s Mara Keisling said: “Even the way this is worded is wonderful. This really is why we pass anti-discrimination policies and laws. We want for everyone to be able to share equally in all aspects of society. I think this says it just right…”
Here’s an article as expressed through Ed Asner, about how Hollywood is feeling about President Obama’s take on handling America’s intervention with Syria. Thing is, it becomes interesting to me that the bottom line here is solely based on America’s longtime affliction with RACE. When will we ever Learn is ALL I ask? The article was written by Josh Feldman
With the current run-up to war in Syria, you may very well ask where Hollywood is. After all, a lot of celebrities were very vocal about war during the Bush administration. So where are they now? Well, many have apparently OD’d on political correctness. Ed Asner, Hollywood actor and longtime liberal activist, admitted to The Hollywood Reporter that Hollywood doesn’t want to appear “anti-black” in opposing President Obama.
Both Asner and former M*A*S*H star Mike Farrell have personally been very outspoken about Syria, with Farrell calling Obama’s plan of limited military action as “a potential war crime.” As far as Asner’s concerned, though, it’s far too late for Hollywood to jump in. He said, “This country will either bomb the hell out of Syria or not before Hollywood gets off its ass.”
Read more: O’Bummer: Simply put, it’s the beginning of HIS End. Litter-rally!
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Obama’s Administration Edition
This is your 10-step guide to the entirely predictable outcome of the unpleasantness in Washington. – – By Bruce Feirstein | Illustrations by Walter C. Baumann
Coincidence or Fate ?
Curious isn’t it? Mitt Romney (Herman Monster) and Paul Ryan (Eddie Monster), just a couple of guys up to NO GOOD
” ‘ They’re creepy and they’re kooky/mysterious and spooky/they’re altogether ooky…’ ” so applicable here.