Weekend Open Thread: Tattoo You and a Poll Too


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Look at the photo, then answer the poll in the comments with the appropriate letter.  You can leave an explanation for your guess if you’d like — unless you know the answer.  No fair looking anything up.

An answer will be forthcoming in a comment.  After that: this is your Weekend Open Thread.  Talk about anything you want within reasonable bounds.

Facially tattooed man drinking coffee

Take the poll! The answer, with a link, will be up (if no one already has revealed it, which you shouldn’t) late tonight or Saturday morning-ish.

Question: who is depicted in the photo at right?

(A) Adobe’s new spokesperson for its Photoshop X ads, introduced to the public at the Consumer Electronics Show currently take place in Las Vegas.

(B) The person apparently favored by at least one Supervisor to become the next Orange County Clerk-Recorder.

(C) The man whom pre-election polls say is current third-place candidate for President of the Czech Republic.

(D) Manny Pacquio’s personal physician in Manila.

(E) The actor who will play James Bond supervillain Ernst Stavro Blofeld in the recently announced 2015 remake of On Her Majesty’s Secret Service.

(F) The co-star of Off-Broadway’s new smash musical It Came from the Sea, set in and around the San Onofre nuclear reactor after a Fukushima style earthquake/tsunami disaster.

(G) Former The Partridge Family star and later shock jock Danny Bonaduce, wearing what may or may not be make-up for what may or may not be a discernible reason.

(H) The flood-damaged wax figure of mid-20th century British-American actor David Niven, which had been missing since 1993 from Madam Tussaud’s Wax Museum in London, discovered this week in a barn near the small market town of Stow-on-the-Wold, Gloucestershire, England, previously best known as the home of John Entwistle, the now-deceased bassist for The Who.

(I) Both F and G.

(J) All of E, F, and G.


About Greg Diamond

Worker's rights attorney now moving into "good governance" litigation. North Vice Chair of Democratic Party of Orange County and occasional candidate. Proud to be prolix. Unless otherwise specifically stated, his writings never speak for the Democratic Party at the local, county, state, national, or galactic level. He tries to either suppress or openly acknowledge his partisan, issue, ideological, and "good government" biases in most of his writing here. If you have a question about any particular writing, just ask him about it and (unless you are an pseudonymous troll) he will probably answer you at painful length. He lives in Brea but generally doesn't blog about it. A family member works as a campaign treasurer for Wendy Gabriella in AD-73; he doesn't directly profit from that relatively small compensation and it doesn't affect his coverage. He does advise some campaigns informally and without compensation, although in 2014 he may receive some compensation for campaign consulting and fundraising for the campaign of Jorge Lopez for Orange County Assessor.