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The Narrative Alchemy Of Professional Sports

The Narrative Alchemy Of Professional Sports

In the landscape of modern entertainment, professional sports is a huge black sheep. It doesn't look anything like cinema, television, ...

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Too Many Kings At The Jester's Court

Too Many Kings At The Jester's Court

The other day, I was minding my own business and looking to add people to my Goodreads friends, hoping to enlarge my readership and find m...

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The Perks Of Being A Book Blogger

The Perks Of Being A Book Blogger

Look what the cat dragged in. An angry mailman has thrown this on my porch this morning*.I'm no...

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Book Review : Gregory Miller - The Uncanny Valley: Tales From A Lost Town (2011)

Book Review : Gregory Miller - The Uncanny Valley: Tales From A Lost Town (2011)

Country: USA Genre: Flash Fiction/Horror (for lack of a better word) Pages: 137 Here's an interesting little oddity. The U...

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Movie Review : The Adjustment Bureau (2011)

Movie Review : The Adjustment Bureau (2011)

Country: USA Recognizable Faces: Matt Damon Emily Blunt John Slattery "The Amazing" Terence Stamp Jon Turner Direct...

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Classic Novels Redesigned For The Polish Market

Classic Novels Redesigned For The Polish Market

Polish people have the bad habit of making wacky posters for American movies. They redesign them into and turn them into things that don...

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The Road We Dreamed And The Road We Take

The Road We Dreamed And The Road We Take

During the last few months, Cracked   columnists have started writing some pretty serious stuff. Don't worry, it's still a very fun...

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Top Ten Bookish  Sites

Top Ten Bookish Sites

Top Ten Tuesday is a blogging activity hosted by The Broke And The Bookish . They've been outdoing themselves lately for their weekly t...

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Book Review : J.D Salinger - The Catcher In The Rye (1951)

Book Review : J.D Salinger - The Catcher In The Rye (1951)

Country: USA Genres: Literary/Drama Pages: 214 I am happy to announce you that I am not...

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Movie Review : Dear Zachary: A Letter To A Son About His Father (2008)

Movie Review : Dear Zachary: A Letter To A Son About His Father (2008)

Country:  USA Recognizable Faces: The ill-fated Bagby family Directed By: Kurt Kuenne Dear Zachary is not a documentary...

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Ten Great Writers In A Nutshell

Ten Great Writers In A Nutshell

It happened to the best of us. You're caught in a literary discussion or debate and the exchanges turn around a writers you've neve...

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The Turnips Of Michael Bay

The Turnips Of Michael Bay

In 1996, Michael Bay directed a decent movie about Alcatraz, called The Rock . The storyline was a ...

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Book Review : Robert Penn Warren - All The King's Men (1946)

Book Review : Robert Penn Warren - All The King's Men (1946)

Country: USA Genre: Literary/Drama Pages: 661 This is another Pulitzer Prize winner and one of those books everybody name drop...

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Pantera - Psycho Holiday

I have an interesting history with that song. I grew up around this very negative girl who kept whi...

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The Dead End Follies Goodreads Group

The Dead End Follies Goodreads Group

I know what you're thinking. Right now, what goes through your mind sounds like this: "Ben, you poor schmuck. This is another empt...

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Literary Blog Hop Part 19 - The Edukators

Literary Blog Hop Part 19 - The Edukators

The Literary Blog Hop is a blogging activity hosted by the girls of The Blue Bookcase . This are un...

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Idle Hands Are The Devil's Playground...

Idle Hands Are The Devil's Playground...

...I know, I know. Hear this. There was a terrible line at the cafeteria today. About fifteen people. So like an idiot I told myself  "...

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Free Rant About Summer Bookish Excitement

Free Rant About Summer Bookish Excitement

You know what's TRULY great about being a book blogger? I do some things only because I can. An...

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Top Ten Reasons Why I Love Being A Book Blogger

Top Ten Reasons Why I Love Being A Book Blogger

Happy birthday, Broke And Bookish . For this special week, they are hosting a very special Top Ten Tuesday that will require a little think...

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Off-Road Riding And A Typewriter

Off-Road Riding And A Typewriter

It's been a while since I have posted about my own writing. I have grown increasingly self-conscious about that, since so many people d...

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Book Review : Ed Brubaker & Sean Phillips - Criminal Vol. 5: The Sinners (2010)

Book Review : Ed Brubaker & Sean Phillips - Criminal Vol. 5: The Sinners (2010)

Country: USA Genre: Graphic Novel/Noir Pages: 144 Criminal is a personal project of Marvel veteran writer Ed Brubaker. Its many ...

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Radio Radio - Dekshoo

Here is a nice Sunday beat for you. It's local product and 200% original. Don't worry if yo...

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Ten Rules To Write Noir - Interlude (ft. Elmore Leonard)

Ten Rules To Write Noir takes a little break before its final edition. During this break, let'...

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Book Review : Matthew McBride - Frank Sinatra In A Blender (2011)

Book Review : Matthew McBride - Frank Sinatra In A Blender (2011)

Country: USA Genre: Crime/Noir Pages: 225 (517 KB) If you want to order Frank Sinatra In A Blender (which I strongly suggest yo...

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Movie Review : Restrepo (2010)

Movie Review : Restrepo (2010)

Country: USA Recognizable Faces: The Battle Company 2nd Of The 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade Directed By: Ti...

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