Friday, September 27, 2013

Big E, Bad Makeup and Battling Lip Syncers

I spent the day with my family at the Big E today. I was in boy mode, though my heart was in girl mode.

Not much to report trans-wise except for the sighting of a woman with a very visible five o'clock shadow showing through her make-up. Too bad because she was attractive sans the beard.

I did a lot of people-watching and noticed the women who did a poorly job with their makeup. (How could you walk out of the house like that?) The biggest faux pas I noticed were women using the wrong shade of foundation. One young woman in particular looked awful --- here face was a yellowish brown and the rest of her visible skin was her natural skin color, which was not a yellowish brown

I have been on vacation this week and have been watching more late night television that is normally past my bed time when I am working. I particularly like Jimmy Fallon's show. I don't know if the "Lip Sync Battle" is a regular feature of his show, but I really enjoyed the Wednesday night Lip Sync Battle between Fallon, Stephen Merchant, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt.

I just found a video of that Lip Sync Battle and I am passing the link on to you for your enjoyment.

Have a great weekend!

6 comments:

  1. The other great foundation faux-pas is the visible tidemark on the neck, seen that plenty.

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  2. Thank you, Stana, and I hope your weekend is also a good one!

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  3. Stana, I missed you by a day at the BigE (as if we would have run into each other with 10's of thousands there). I didn't see any sisters there though but frankly with so many people there one couldn't watch anyone for more than about a half a second without running into someone. I hope you saw the Mutts gone Nutts show :)

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  4. the key to any good makeup app is blend girl blend. Shaving, acap helps to, aoap

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  5. The female dub of that clip made it entertaining, especially the nicki minaj (he really got into it). If I didn't have so many shows in my DVR (already feel glued to my TV) I'd totally watch fallon more. His timberlake tuesdays are incredible.

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