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The Top 6 Hipster Protagonists from Classic Literature (because Top 10 is so mainstream)

Soooo, if you haven’t been lucky enough to come in contact with a Hipster or a group of Hipsters (often called a Stache of Hipsters), then let me enlighten you about their characteristics in two sentences or less. 1,401 more words

Review of "Fahrenheit 451: The Authorized Adaptation" by Tim Hamilton

Fahrenheit 451: The Authorized Adaptation was only the second graphic novel I had ever read. The first was Maus, and I am doubtful that a greater graphic novel exists. 312 more words

Reading

Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451, Part Three: Burning Bright (Antaeus)

“So now do you see why books are hated and feared? They show the pores in the face of life. The comfortable people want only wax moon faces, poreless, hairless, expressionless. 115 more words

relaxin'


Is the cinema more important than life? FRANÇOIS TRUFFAUT

Cinema

The Social Stigma of Singleness

For some unknown reason, I had an urge to re-read Gone With the Wind this weekend. In the beginning, Scarlet O’Hara is 16 years old–prime marrying age. 889 more words

Life Ponderings

F is for Fahrenheit 451 #atozchallenge @aprila2z

Fahrenheit 451 is a dystopian (anti-utopian) novel by Ray Bradbury published in 1953.

It is regarded as one of his best works.   The novel presents a future American society where books are outlawed and “firemen” burn any that are found.   226 more words

History

Fahrenheit 451

After watching Fahrenheit 451, it really got me thinking about today’s society and how many people no longer read books. The concept behind the movie is basically that the government bans all books, and those that choose to disobey the law are severely punished. 329 more words