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Imagine to interview George Orwell

Watch the video, work in pairs and write your interview. Video


The Day Valerie Solanas Got Her 15 Minutes of Fame.

You Only Get One Shot…


 A little after 4 pm on Monday, June the 3rd, 1968,Valerie Solanas marched into The Factory and fired 3 bullets at Warhol. 4,242 more words


Day 40- Walt Disney: One Man's Dream at Hollywood Studios

Today, I am heading to Walt Disney: One Man’s Dream – From Mickey Mouse to the Magic Kingdom! It tells of Walt Disney’s life and you can see so many facets of his walk to become the one man who I feel changed the world by believing, “Dreams do come true.” I wish I could convey the power of One Man’s Dream. 326 more words

365 At Disney

Countdown to BROKEN's release in the United States on November 4, 2014

To celebrate the release of BROKEN in the United States in only TEN days – November 4, 2014 – here is an early review from Elizabeth Nebeker, School Librarian in Houston, Texas. 183 more words


Thomas Hardy

I was irrationally worried when I started reading Claire Tomalin’s biography of Thomas Hardy. You see, Hardy is my favorite writer, and I didn’t want to find out he was terrible, that he kicked puppies or something. 651 more words


Through The Eye Of The Tiger: The Rock N' Roll Life of Survivor's Founding Member by Jim Peterik (5 out of 5)

Jim Peterik is a member of The Ides of March and Survivor, among others. This is his story. Jim has a very easy, laidback vibe to his story. 414 more words


Tomsky, Jacob. Heads in Beds: A Reckless Memoir of Hotels, Hustles, and So-Called Hospitality.

NY: Doubleday, 2012.

Sometime in the ‘90s, the author found that his recent university degree in philosophy hadn’t really been his best decision when it came to earning a living, and he was parking cars at Copeland’s in downtown New Orleans. 360 more words