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Miscellaneous Tidbits 5772-JG20

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Arecaceae or Palmae (also known by the name Palmaceae, which is considered taxonomically invalid, or by the common name palm tree)













JEW YORK



A cluster map of where the followers of my blog are from...amazing!!!! and is so close to 3,000 followers...Arigato...Obrigado...Chocran...Toda...Gracias..Grazie..Danke..merci...
Efcharisto..Thanks...Spasibo....Xie xie






Humacao-Palmas del Mar



Ala Wah


I want it all
I want it all
I want it all.
And I want it now. 


Here go my Tidbits:





67 Years Ago Today The Soviets Liberated Auschwitz






Holocaust Memorial Day has been celebrated on January 27, for years. It is on this day in 1945 that the Soviets liberated Auschwitz, the most notorious of Nazi concentration camps.
Never again will we let this happen!!!!!





It is a mistake and it is sad!!!!
More teenagers shunning foreign languages at school Record(around the world) numbers of pupils are leaving school without learning a foreign language, figures show, as the popularity of French and German slumps to a new low ...







Close up shot of organic blueberries fruits
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Close up shot of organic blueberries fruits 







Las ideas y el caos

Las ideas y el caos-*the ideas and chaos

 

El último libro de Enrique Krauze explica la actualidad y las perspectivas de América Latina-this last book by Enrique Krauze explains the actuality and perspective of Latin America...I loved it!!!




CHARLIZE, ANTES E DEPOIS-CHARLIZE, BEFORE AND AFTER












A $345 cotton t-shirt? Hermes sells everyday men's garment for exorbitant price...but they are worth it!!!


A man can find a plain cotton t-shirt at his local drugstore, usually available in a pack of three for $9. More upscale versions are available for $15 at H&M or $22 at American Apparel.
So why would anyone pay $345 for a cotton t-shirt?
It's all in the H -- for Hermes, that is.
A sales clerk at the Hermes store on Madison Ave. told the Daily News that the shirts come with the brand's initial embroidered on the pocket.






 certains des meilleurs, certains d'entre le chic et quelques-unes des belles du monde!!-some of the best, some of the chic and some of the beautiful in the world!!!!

















Sorry PETA but I love real FUR!!!!



Tom Ford Spring 2012 Ad Campaign



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Instagram pic!!!!! a la BB...a la Schiffer

 

 

 


BLACK GOLD














Year Of The Dragon Gets Gold Bars///





It is healthy and tastes very good!!!!!

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The World’s Most Expensive Popcorn by Berco’s Popcorn



Berco’s Popcorn has launched what can be tagged as the world’s most expensive popcorn. The popcorn is made of exceptional ingredients like organic sugar, butter from Vermont Creamery, and Nielsen Massey Bourbon Vanilla. The thing that makes the treat even more exclusive, besides the 23 karat edible gold flakes covering the caramel corn, is the best [...]








WOMEN I ADMIRE:


Golda Meir

Golda Meir (Hebrew: גּוֹלְדָּה מֵאִיר‎‎ [ɡolˈda] or [ˈɡolda] [meˈʔiʁ]; earlier Golda Meyerson, born Golda Mabovich (Голда Мабович); May 3, 1898 – December 8, 1978) was a teacher, kibbutznik and politician who became the fourth Prime Minister of the State of Israel.








With $3.3 trillion in GDP, Germany is Europe's biggest economy, and Merkel's reforms are sparking a rebound, with unemployment falling.








Vera Wang


Vera Ellen Wang (Chinese: 王薇薇; pinyin: Wáng Wēiwei; born June 27, 1949) is an American fashion designer based in New York City and former figure skater.






A little take on Tel Aviv:



The residents of Tel Aviv are often accused of being indifferent to the problems of the rest of Israeli citizens. A Hebrew slang expression calls the city "the State of Tel Aviv" - meaning to say that Tel Avivians have their own state within the state of Israel, with its own norms, life style, and rules.



Dizengoff center, or simply "the center" - one of the largest shopping malls in Tel-Aviv.




Street murals make otherwise grayish and dull Tel-Aviv walls much merrier. Most of them (and the best of them) are made by a famous graffiti artist Rami Meiri. This one is on a falafel kiosk on Nordau ave.





This patriotic graffiti is found all over the city, on prestigious avenues and poor neighborhoods. It says "Am Yisrael chai" - "The people of Israel live". This is a traditional phrase that has been sung, danced to, and has uplifted generations of Jewish people.
Here it is, looking quite symbolic on a wall of this demolished building, in the heart of "Ha-tikva" ("The hope") neighborhood, at the corner of Etzel st. and Ha-haganah road.




       Kosher stamps indicate rabbinical approval. These are printed on every food item in Israel. Only a small percentage of the food consumed in Israel is sold without Kosher approval.





GOLDSTEIN MUSINGS:




There are a lot of elements about the fashion world that wear on you, like going to eight shows a day. And every time you walk in it is like walking into a high school cafeteria: who is wearing what and who is talking to whom and who is sitting where.





Bernard Arnault, pictured above,
 the richest fashion businessman in the world worth $41 billion! Arnault owns the LVMH conglomerate







iTunes 7

iTunes changed the music industry because it was more convenient than stealing

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Hollywood continues to completely ignore that lesson.
 










in France, the French adore drinking hot chocolate. Chocolat chaud, as hot chocolate is called in France, is divine. and for some reason or another tastes better when you drink it in France as opposed to drinking it in other countries.








Jean Dujardin........from the movie the artist...I predict he will win the OSCAR for best actor!!!!












I think that this is my favourite photo of Serge Gainsbourg and Jane Birkin - what a fabulous couple they made.

Please click on the photo to play the song.





IDF Personnel Chief: All Israelis including ultra-Orthodox should serve in the  military.
And I totally agree!!!!




You are beautiful
You are exquisite
You are wonderful
You are unique
You are lovely
et plus important que vous sachiez qui vous êtes





More Tidbits:



a-l-ancien-regime:

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (1696-1770) - Young Lady in a Tricorn hat , 1755-56

 katjaanderson: Tiepolo captured a incredible depth of emotion in her eyes!
a-l-ancien-regime:

Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (1696-1770) - Young Lady in a Tricorn hat , 1755-56

 Tiepolo captured a incredible depth of emotion in her eyes!





Expressions!!!!!!






— F. Scott Fitzgerald




Stylists New Fashion Visionaries
         Book Description    
Stylists are some of the most influential people working within the fashion industry, responsible for the final shape of many exciting works in popular culture.




No warm news: Temperatures around 0°C till weekend

Country continues to shiver as cold snap continues


For the Global warming kooks....here is some news that will settle the issue of what a fraud global warming is:
Unaccustomed to the chill, UAE(United Arab Emirates) residents are putting up a brave front as a cold wave continues to spread across the length and breadth of the country, with extreme weather conditions sweeping mountainous regions and the country recording its lowest temperatures for the year yesterday.













Sobremesa portenha: panqueca de doce de leite e sorvete de creme









My Parting Shots:



It's a mistake to be conspicuously happy. Some people don't like it. Don: No one thinks you're happy.





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Infobar c01 Smartphones by Naoto Fukasawa




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Louis Vuitton Polo Bike







Vanessa Hidary
“Another jewy piece by that jewish girl/ in the poetry scene who keeps/ being all jewy, talking about being jewish, writing/ about being jewish …/ jew, jew, jew, jew, jew,” is the battle cry of Vanessa Hidary, the Hebrew mamita. She is a slam poet known for her curves and for dressing like a Puerto Rican; big hoop earrings, tight jeans, hair pulled tightly back in a glistening high ponytail, great red lipstick, high heels.













yo·del (ydl)
v. yo·deled or yo·delled, yo·del·ing or yo·del·ling, yo·dels

v.intr.
To sing so that the voice fluctuates rapidly between the normal chest voice and a falsetto.

v.tr.
To sing (a song) by yodeling.

n.
A song or cry that is yodeled.












une beauté











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A look to the past....wow!!!!!
hollyhocksandtulips:

Marilyn Monroe and Joe Dimaggio passport photos, 1954.


Marilyn Monroe and Joe Dimaggio passport photos, circa-1954.







YES, HIS HERE. From cult fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld comes KARL. A collection of covetable downtown classics.








Berlusconi Best Moments

 

 

 

 


Wealthy Chinese tourists have gone on a major  shopping spree around the world....and have been dubbed “Peking Pound








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[Saudi women with attractive eyes may be forced to cover them up under a new law in the country.
The ultra-conservative Islamic state has said it has the right to stop women revealing ‘tempting’ eyes in public



New York Diaries: 1609 to 2009 [Books]


Nice book....very insightful!!!
New York Diaries 1609 to 2009
New York is a city like no other. Through the centuries, she’s been embraced and reviled, worshipped and feared, praised and battered—all the while standing at the crossroads of American politics, business, society, and culture. Pulitzer Prize winner and New York Times bestselling author Teresa Carpenter, a lifelong diary enthusiast, scoured the archives of libraries, historical societies, and private estates to assemble here an almost holographic view of this iconic metropolis.











Barbarians at the Gate trailer


 


The book was much better and this movie relates what happened during the LBO(leveraged buyout of RJR Nabisco)...it is so Hollywood...hightly exxagerated!!!!




A thing of BEAUTY!!!!is a joy forever!!!








AL  is on a streak...covers of magazines....photo shoots for fancy adds...two Super Bowl adds...Donna Karan image...watch sponsorships....as they say, "You must dance with the one you brought to the dance"...and she is doing it quite ably!!!!













I got and
I got and advanced copy of this movie and it is so so

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 Synopsis
  While traveling for work in a city far from   their   homes, a novelist and a corporate   accountant find themselves in bed together.  Although she's married, and he's seeing someone, their intense attraction turns a one-night stand into an unexpected relationship and a respite from the obligations of daily life. Through a series of moments--some profound, some silly, some intensely intimate--we see a portrait of an evolving relationship that could become the most significant one of their lives. Chris Messina and Marin Ireland turn in outstanding performances. Each exhibits a vulnerability and emotional honesty that allows the audience to connect intensely with the two characters and every moment they share. 28 HOTEL ROOMS is director/screenwriter Matt Ross's first feature, and it is a candid, exquisitely constructed mosaic. The film adeptly illustrates how seemingly inconsequential moments and actions can often mean more than we suspect.

Director: Matt Ross
Cast: Chris Messina, Marin Ireland
In theaters: 2012


And yes, take the road less traveled!!!!









It is not the Molding Mask....but it works well!!!!!
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one of my mother's favorite songs!!!!


http://youtu.be/fu7vgWsPt6A



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