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Entries for Sunday, February 21 2010

EoTD: Qualities - Inspiration

EoTD: Qualities - Inspiration

Posted on Sunday, at

"Inspiration will be there when you need her, but you have to take it on trust. Surrender. She knows when you need her better than you do." — from The Book of Qualities by J. Ruth Gendler Part of the One Year Eyecolor Challenge (new colors used: 7)

On new media and less-new media and privilege

On new media and less-new media and privilege

Posted on Sunday, at

There's been quite the kerfuffle - brought into prominence once again this past two weeks - over bloggers' presence at fashion and beauty events. Comments and opinions have gone all over the place. Accusations have been leveled. Catfights have occured. Childishness has resurged. Wackiness has ensued. Some print journalists are saying that bloggers aren't real journalists, and so what right do they have showing up at beauty/fashion events and calling themselves media (or letting the companies give them media...