Friday, June 26, 2009

A glamorous Hester Prynne (link roundup)

Fashion illustrator Ruben Toledo has created new book covers for old classics, including The Scarlet Letter. You can see a few samples of his fashion work here. Via.

And a few more links:

1. Gladiators trash-talking.

2. Win a plush embodiment of rage.

3. Irresistible ad for a lawyer in Texas.

4. "A woman held captive for three days by her ex-boyfriend was rescued by a chance visit from a bill collector seeking a car payment."

*Previously: Larry "Wide Stance" Craig says he's a victim of "gladiator politics."

*Buy gladiator posters at eBay. You like gladiator movies, don't you?