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You never forget your first puppy love(s)

Today is a difficult day for me. It’s my dog Edith Anne’s 3rd birthday. I also learned today that Edie and her sister Annie Oakley have moved out of the area. 356 more words

Live & Learn & Love

Annie Oakley- Calling Out Double Standards Since 1860

Annie Oakley’s short quote here perfectly portrays the double standards set for women. A man’s talent is skill, but a woman’s talent is luck.

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Feminism

Annie Oakley (1894)

In my review of “The Great Train Robbery,” I alluded to the ongoing debate over what is “the first Western.” I include this movie to demonstrate that Western tropes were explicit in American cinema even before narrative film or, for that matter, the film projector, had been introduced. 167 more words

Reviews

pt 77: POPULAR MECHANICS & LA CHALEUR HUMAINE

Scampi: Speaking of equations.

Peter: Were we?

Scampi: No. Yes.

PETER CLEARS HIS THROAT.

Scampi: Well, that’s nothing new.

Peter: What?

Scampi: It’s all you do these days. 444 more words

Episodes

pt 45: PILOTS

Scampi: Peter, did you know that Annie Oakley could split a playing card edge-on at a distance of ninety feet?

Peter: Who?

Scampi: With a twenty-two. 620 more words

Episodes

"A" is for Annie Oakley #atozchallenge

For the AtoZ challenge, I’ve selected past heroines who have captured our hearts or maybe scared the tarnation out of us. Either way, come have a seat… 149 more words

Poem a Day 2014 - Annie Oakley and the Kaiser

Annie Oakley could shoot the ash off of a cigarette held in a person’s mouth. She used to do this as a stage trick, asking for an audience volunteer. 234 more words

Poetry