The Charles McClaghy Collection has released this intriguing selection of images of female exotic dancers from the 1890s, which shows just how different our perception of ‘exotic’ has become over the intervening 120 or so years.
Bunnys Waffle Shops. Where bunnies breakfast? Or notorious front for Gangland drug traffic? Prosecutors debate whether the rumors of drug trafficking are true, that waffle orders are decoded according to the exotic syrup of the day. Meanwhile--This reporter advises: keep yer syrup simple and yer nose clean.
Chihuly Glass- I first saw his art at the Jacksonville Museum of Art many years ago & now will travel (if I can ) to see his pieces. There will be an exhibit in Richmond at the Virginia Museum of Art in the fall- can't wait!