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Wobble Drop and Twerk

Strange things happen to me. I don’t know why. It baffles me sometimes too.  Maybe because I don’t discount these things and forget them as nonsense.  Maybe because I try to stay alert for the unusual and interesting things in … Continue reading

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The Post (my review)

As I continue to catch up with the Oscar nominated films, I saw The Post yesterday starring Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Bob Odenkirk(Better Call Saul) and directed by Steven Spielberg. You just can’t lose with that cast! The film is … Continue reading

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Testimony

I just finished another audio book. This one is ‘Testimony’ by Robbie Robertson of The Band, who backed up Bob Dylan when he went electric. Robbie also had lots of success on his own after The Band. I gained a … Continue reading

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Life Hack: Telephone English

Life Hack: Telephone English Last week, I watched a movie about Temple Grandin who battles (and wins!) against autism. Its a wonderful movie and an inspiring story. Claire Danes plays the role of Temple. Watch it if you get a … Continue reading

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Jesse Dayton

I had the pleasure of getting to know Jesse Dayton and his music last night.  It wasn’t planned.  We just decided to check out the joint and Jesse came on stage.  Turns out, he sings one of my favorite Texas … Continue reading

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12 Years A Slave

I watched 12 Years A Slave last night. Although the movie had great acting, I would never recommend it, the same as I wouldn’t recommend Silence of the Lambs, or The Killing Fields or any of those types of movies … Continue reading

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Ghost, The Musical

You take a beloved movie like Ghost, starring Patrick Swayze and Demi Moore, make it into a musical stage production with music and lyrics by Dave Stewart (Eurythmics) and Glen Ballard (Jagged Little Pill by Alanis Morrissette) and add lots of visual special effects … Continue reading

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