"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, November 14, 2012

Girl of the Day - Veronica Lake

Today is the birthday of one of the great "bad girls" of Hollywood, Veronica Lake.   When you think of a blonde siren who might end up getting you killed, she's the one:

1 comment:

  1. What a gorgeous gal. Sad life, apparently.