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April 19 in San Antonio history...

Bids will be opened in the mayor’s office tomorrow at noon for putting the new roof on the Alamo.  On one portion of the old roof there is now a young hackberry tree, grape vine and other vegetation growing. 46 more words


The Ultimate Warrior of Wrestling

The Ledger – June 22, 1988
By Diane Lacey Allen

The big voice boomed over the phone line.  It was hoarse, breathy, athletic.  And it was apologetic. 769 more words


Pete Reviews Locke and Key: Clockworks

Locke & Key: Clockworks by Joe Hill & Gabriel Rodriguez

Describe it in 25 words or less. The fifth installation of the Locke & Key graphic-novel series. 339 more words

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April 15 in San Antonio history...


The Northwest Six Theatres open at IH 10 and 410, showing “Play It Again, Sam”, “The Hiding Place”, “Crime & Passion”, “Echoes of a Summer”, “Bugs Bunny Superstar” and “The Duchess & the Dirtwater Fox.”  The multiplex would later expand to ten and fourteen screens. 65 more words


山水情 (Feeling from Mountain and Water)

Director: Te Wei
Release Date: 1988
Rating: ★★★★★ ♕

After a hiatus of 25 years, China’s pioneering star animator Te Wei returns with this powerful  and serene film, which is probably the most Chinese film ever made. 213 more words

★★★★★ ♕

30 años de democracia (II)

Por Alejandro Echeverría

Después del abrumador dominio de la Democracia Cristiana Guatemalteca (DCG) en las elecciones de 1985, entre las elecciones municipales de 1988 y el autogolpe de estado de 1993 se pudo observar un interesante cambio en la distribución de poder entre las distintas fuerzas políticas.


Musique 365: Day 103: From Langley Park To Memphis - Prefab Sprout

Oh good, a Sprouts album!

Following on from ‘Steve McQueen’ is like trying to improve on perfection. Hardly surprising then that this one takes a slightly different direction. 35 more words