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DIVERGENT - Book/Movie Thoughts

“Becoming fearless isn’t the point. That’s impossible. It’s learning how to control your fear, and how to be free from it.”

I know it’s long overdue and I really should have seen this movie ages ago, but I just haven’t had any time – I was lucky it was still in the cinema! 416 more words


Dauntless Candor

The think I miss about Keith Olbermann’s old show on MSNBC is how he always seemed to SAY what everyone else way thinking but, for whatever reason, couldn’t or wouldn’t say. 544 more words


Is Divergent Another Hunger Games?

We find our place when we belong, and if we don’t belong, we have to fight. When the world tells us we can’t be everything we are, do we roll over and beg for its approval? 397 more words

Book Review : Insurgent by Veronica Roth (Divergent #2)

Book: Insurgent (Divergent #2)

Author : Veronica Roth

Plot: Insurgent picks up after the simulation attack that we saw at the end of Divergent focussing on how abnegation and other factions react to what happened and how the world of both Beatrice and Four comes tumbling when new secrets and circumstance comes into light. 387 more words


Divergent: Did You Read the Book First?

I did not read Divergent (Veronica Roth) the book first.  Divergent (2014 PG-13) the movie is well done, with lovely actors, amazing sets, and lots of action and intrigue.  471 more words


Intellectual Courage and Independence- Christopher Hitchens

During my early twenties, I developed an aversion to liberal arts men who would declare themselves atheists. Those same men adored Ayn Rand and espoused Marxist ideology. 236 more words