The much awaited sequel of the first hobbit is here on dvd format, as I haven’t watched anything in the cinemas for a good long while, I am excited as I am a big fan of tolkiens stories and the first film “An Unexpected Journey” was really good and well worth a repeated watch. 537 more words
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I have always been a fan of mysteries. Whether it was reading tales of Sherlock Holmes or watching Adrian Monk solve a case, I would sit along for the ride as the detective and his right hand man would embark on a case and – like the Canadian Mounties – always catch the bad guy. 378 more words
Sherlock fans rejoice! The official Holmes and Watson dolls are here - and their likeness is amazing
If you’re a Sherlock fan, there’s a strong possibility you’ll want to snap up these Holmes and Watson dolls immediately.
The figures, which are currently available for pre-order, come to us courtesy of… 314 more words
I recently posted that Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s Kubla Khan is my favorite poem. Then I found this clip of Benedict Cumberbatch reading it. Although the cadence and pace are not the same as the way I typically read it, which is really similar to the way my college professors did, the change in pace shifted my focus to words and phrases in another way, emphasizing different imagery and motion, especially in the middle. 24 more words
I first discovered audiobooks while taking graduate courses by distance in Japan. I received these world-class lecture packages in the mail, pulled the cassette out of its cellophane wrapper (yes, a tape!), and then popped it into my car’s tape player. 1,808 more words