Chances are good that if you're reading Pressing the Flesh at this early point, it's due to the kind words of Gabriel Shanks, the man who has inspired me politically, culturally, and artistically. He also inspired the creation of PTF (as well as the acronym - he may be the first to actually refer to our lil corner of the blogosphere as PTF - a hell of a lot better than PTL, I presume), and was one of the original founders of Funkopolis.
Sooooo, if you haven't already done so, Stop. Do not pass Go. Do not collect $200. That is, until you've checked in at Modern Fabulosity and had yourself counted as one of The Fabulous Ones.