It was nearly 11 years ago that I first heard of “L’Affaire Dreyfus”. I was doing my Diplome Superieur in French and one of our themes was France from 1840-1914. 1,076 more words
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The Ghost Writer (2010). Directed by Roman Polanski. Starring Ewan McGregor, Olivia Williams and Pierce Brosnan.
Yes, not The Ghost even though that is the name of the Robert Harris novel the tale is adapted from and was the title the film was released under in the UK. 984 more words
Several months ago, I became aware of the Washington, D.C. based Center for Food Safety arriving in town. I wrote a post about this activist group when I saw it posted on the… 1,388 more words
As Marty McFly found out, tampering with history is a dangerous game; tweak one little bit of the past and you risk unravelling the present. But fiddling with the “What Ifs” is a rich subject for storytellers and re-imagining the past, and in doing so re-telling the present, has become a popular branch of sci-fi and is now almost a genre in its right. 754 more words