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New favorite muse: Josephine Baker.
Jazz Era singer, sensational beauty, erotic dancer, Francophile ex-pat, Civil Rights activist, muse of writers and painters, member of the French Resistance, multi-ethnic adoptive mother of 12, general socio-political, cultural & sexual outlaw. And all this out of humble beginnings in Missouri, no less.
Ya gotta admit, girlfriend was pretty rad.