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"It profits me but little that a vigilant authority always protects the tranquillity of my pleasures and constantly averts all dangers from my path, without my care or concern, if this same authority is the absolute master of my liberty and my life."
--Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America
Wednesday, December 8, 2010
Girl Wednesday - Clara Bow
The original "It" girl, Clara Bow, was perhaps the greatest silent film actress, but faded soon after talking pictures came in: