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Legion. An amalgamated journal.

Blast/Bless

A further nod to the votricists: Olympic Edition

Blast

NBC’s on-air description of Tiananmen Square The oldest and most beautiful square of its kind anywhere in the world… as the women’s cycling heat rode through

Bush’s basic message to the Chinese people Jeez, guys, end this state-mandated Godlessness and you’ll be ALL SET.

This Coke commercial that pits LeBron James against Yao Ming, arming both with an arsenal of culturally symbolic “weapons” that appear to have fallen out of the -ist tree and hit every branch on the way down Ex: Cowboys vs. a Chinese dragon and then all of a sudden… Santa.

Bless

Michael Phelps, Dara Torres, Nastia Liukin, Shawn Johnson and, you know, all the other dope-free American medal-winners whose events are not nearly as entertaining as swimming and gymnastics

The Water Cube.

This Visa commercial Unapologetically pretty with a Morgan Freeman voice-over for good measure

Maryellen McGowan

August 16th, 2008 at 1:01 pm

But perhaps you disagree

No responses so far

The room is, as yet, filled with smoke and apprehension.