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Movie Review- "The Alamo" (2004)

True appreciation of John Lee Hanc0ck’s… 2004 epic cannot be achieved until viewers acknowledge it is not a remake of the 1960 John Wayne film of the same name.  505 more words

History

Olé! Sargent’s “El Jaleo”

This painting, El Jaleo by John Singer Sargent, stirs up an odd mix of sadness, joy, and memory of  inebriated abandon in me, partly because it reminds me of spring break my senior year of high school. 1,171 more words

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Greetings from RWA!

As thousands of romance writers begin to congregate in San Antonio, RWA’s annual conference is set to kick off. I’ve been in Texas since Tuesday, and I’ve already had some great time with friends. 39 more words

Romance

San Antonio or Bust

~Angi
!! RWA NEON FUN CONTEST !!
An autographed signed back and several signed books from conference.

New drawing.
through August 3rd

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My Favorite Shot of the Alamo

~Angi
!! RWA NEON FUN CONTEST !!
An autographed signed back and several signed books from conference.

New drawing.
through August 3rd

"Savior of the Alamo" Lay in State in the Alamo Shrine

July 17 marks the 69th anniversary of Clara Driscoll‘s death in 1945. Clara Driscoll, the “Savior of the Alamo,” was the philanthropist and Daughter of the Republic of Texas who provided the money to buy the Alamo for the State of Texas when this historic landmark was threatened with demise in 1905. 197 more words

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Serafino Bianchi and the Bianchi Real Estate Team : Feeding Families and Saving the Planet one bag at a time.

Did you know that nearly 400 billion pounds of plastic bags are used and thrown away every year? Less than 2% of that gets recycled, and the rest ends up swirling around in our oceans, damaging the eco-system and marine life. 343 more words

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