Unapologetic progressive. Fearless activist. Plucky liberal.

You may recognize the title from the famous quote about Ginger Rogers, of whom it is said that she did everything Fred Astaire did, but backward and in high heels. I recently received the below video in an e-mail. It purports to be of an aged Ginger Rogers, which it isn’t, but it’s still amazing to watch.

Now here’s one of the actual Ginger Rogers, dancing with Lucille Ball, one of my all-time favorite actresses:

And a couple with partner Fred Astaire.

Advertisements

Comments on: "Fun Friday: Backward in high heels" (1)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: