I established and maintain that particular blog. That being the case, I figure my photo should be extra special.
Now, I’m a former reporter, recovering lawyer and current public relations guy. In other words, I tend to only consent to my photo being taking when it’s necessary – like when I’m being interviewed by a local television station or something along those lines.
So my first choice for a photo of me is the one at the top of this post. That’s right – it’s Johnny Ramone. Not only was the man one of the founders of the Ramones, he was instrumental in defining what punk rock sounded like and he was a diehard Reaganite, to boot.
There’s a lot to respect there.
It seems my idea was rejected, sadly. The photo must actually be of me rather than just someone who is undeniably great. Fair enough. I’ll play ball.
So I came up with two more photos to post. Here they are:
Now, the first one shows my unwavering dedication to organizations as a whole. I figure that any company would be thrilled to have an employee who acknowledges the delights associated with slavish obedience to the selfish whims of the powerful.
Should someone be offended by the Hitler photo, I’ve put the second one together. Why? Because KISS is cool.
I wonder if either photo will be accepted. I doubt it.
Now, just for fun, here are the mighty, mighty Ramones in action: