I realize I ran a similar End is Near recently, but with the Olympic Badminton Teams from China, South Korea, and Indonesia exhibiting such poor sportsmanship in trying to lose to each other (see below), I’m reconsidering the merits of Olympic Pole Dancing. At least these ladies are ready to bring it.
Photo by Lululemon Athletica
In case you’re not familiar with the athleticism of this competitive dance form, below is a world champion pole dancer, Jenyne Butterfly. She starts with more interpretive dance elements, but after about a minute, she begins a genuinely amazing performance.
Blogs and Articles in No Particular Order
In the face of copyright lawsuits against bloggers, Best Selling Author Kristen Lamb offers a solution. WANA Commons–Beautiful Blog Images without the Worry
Great chance to catch up on your reading with New York Times Best Selling Author and Heckuva Guy James Rollins. ALMOST ALL of his books are on sale for $3.99 for a limited time. Get the scoop here. James Rollins Hot Summer Deal
Olympic Sports that Didn’t Quite Make It by Ellie Ann.
Great food for thought from Tami Clayton. Being a Genius vs. Having a Genius: Creativity and the Tormented Artist Construct
Renee Jacobson asks, Is It Wrong to Type Thank You Notes?
I know I can use this. From Donna Newton, Words are Words, But Grammar is Grammar.
If you watched Olympic coverage in America, you likely missed this beautiful tribute to terrorism victims. Can’t imagine why NBC found Ryan Seacrest more compelling. Abide with Me with Scottish singer Emeli Sande.
Now for our
Pole Daddy Poll Daddy campaign style question of the week.
All the best to all of you for a week of dancing to your tune.
Piper Bayard–The Pale Writer of the Apocalypse