The new Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows trailer has me, just like everyone, ENORMOUSLY EXCITED. I love, love, love Harry Potter, books and film — I consider them parallel universes so I can enjoy each on its own merits. Of which there are THOUSANDS. And if Hermione must be considered allegorical to Bella (Wrong! Harry is the comparative to Bella, Hermione is probably Jacob because Ron has to be Edward and the rest of the Cullens are the rest of the Weasleys. But IF, as has been done A LOT –) Hermione LAUGHS (politely) and Bella walks off sulkingly because that’s all Bella does.
Anyway. As was pointed out to me by spudsfan, about a minute in to the trailer we have this:
OMG, y’all. Hermione is Zatanna!!
So I’ve noticed a little bit of a trend lately. Fashion birds. I don’t mean this:
Malaika Arora dressed AS a bird (for a good cause). But this:
Long, long ago, before she was NAOMI WATTS, Naomi Watts was Jet Girl:
I unabashedly love the movie Tank Girl. It is not by any definition a good film. But come on, look at these fashions:
Marie Claire UK is my new favourite magazine. Not really-really, but:
These are two of my favourite actresses. In January it was Cameron Diaz, none too shabby, and for March, well, Nicole Richie. Which is pretty shabby. However! I don’t think I have ever seen her look so good.
Anyway, back to Billie and Diane and what I want to talk about:
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