Catholics have some great paintings, but Shinto can not be beat for its corporeal beauty and costumes. I love the moment in the sumo tournament where all the wrestlers raise their arms. Are my feelings spiritual, carnal, or simply gleeful?
Cindy McCain looks younger than ever
OMG. It’s been almost 2 years since I confessed my strange attraction to Cindy McCain. You can see that as her husband looks fuglier and fuglier, Cindy just looks younger and blonder. How come her beer millions can only buy beauty for one of them?!
Please name this celebrity!
Ok, fan girls. Please help me out. Who is this barely legal looking actor/model/singer who’s hawking Panasonic’s technology wonder of a wet-and-dry electric razor? I figure one of my readers will surely know.
I love how lurid the campaign is: the image is saturated with water drops, his hair damp and immaculate, his skin eerily unmarked by age or imperfection. But mostly I love how he welcomes our attention. Perhaps he needs it ^^
ps: There’s also a video version of this ad in the Tokyo Metro. I hope no one gets so distracted they fall into the tracks. . .
Haruna Ai: Miss International Queen 2009
Haruna Ai won the Miss International Queen 2009 transgender beauty pageant in Thailand. First Japanese win. Haruna is also a funny comedian and TV personality.
And she looks good in a swimsuit.
Shinkansen at sunset
Just returned from a trip to the Japanese countryside. The shinkansen or bullet train has speed and beauty. Seeing the pink and purple sky at sunset over the train is magical.