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Is Your Cup Half Full or Half Empty?

By Dr. Steven J. Callis

Alexander was having a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day, so Judith Viorst decided to write a book about it.  430 more words

Cinema Review - Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Alexander (Ed Oxenbould) is used to having terrible days, but his family seems to have everything sorted out; his Mum (Jennifer Garner) is a hotshot publisher, his Dad (Steve Carell) is a househusband with a new job on the horizon, his sister (Kerris Dorsey) has the lead in her school play, and his older brother (Dylan Minnette) is about to go to prom. 495 more words

Movie

Review: Alexander And The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014)

Genuinely entertaining live-action family films are hard to come by these days, which makes Alexander And The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day a refreshing treat. 198 more words

Review

TBTB (Throwback Thursday Books) - Judith Viorst's Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

 My first experience with Judith Viorst’s Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day must have been auditory. I can recall the words so much better than the images. 76 more words

Books

Flash Movie Review: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Luck is such a fickle, fluidic vehicle of fate. You cannot depend on it because it is unreliable, at least for some folks. There are terms you may have heard such as, “Born with a lucky horseshoe up their bum” or “If they didn’t have bad luck, they would have no luck at all,” that describe people who seem to be visited frequently by “Lady Luck.” I have noticed that when luck chooses to visit me in a negative way it usually returns in rapid succession once or twice immediately afterwards. 361 more words

Comedy

"Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day" Doesn't Quite Thrill

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible,
No Good, Very Bad Day

Release Date: October 10, 2014
Cast: Steve Carell, Jennifer Garner, Ed Oxenbould, Dylan Minnette, Kerris Dorsey… 697 more words

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Going Home After The Terrible, Horrible, no Good, Very Bad Day

            It was as the children’s book by Judith Viorst says, “A Terrible, Horrible, no Good, Very Bad Day.” My correctional unit which typically only restrained a child three to five times a year had just finished physically disarming our fifth kid. 458 more words

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