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George Bentham (tenor)

Carte de Visite sized photograph of George Bentham (tenor), by The London Stereoscopic Company, c.1880s. Bentham created the role of “Alexis” in The Sorcerer.

Carte De Visite Photographs

The Wages of Fear (1953)/Sorcerer (1977)

The Wages of Fear, Henri-Georges Clouzot/Sorcerer, William Friedkin. A rare instance of both original and re-make being well worth their salt, and also a vivid essay in the difference between French and American cinema. 91 more words

Dr G's Random, Inconsistent, And Unqualified Film Recommendations

Disjointed thoughts on D&D

My original plan for today was to finish reading the new D&D basic rules, build a character, and talk about the process. However, I’ve decided to wait on that. 341 more words

General Discussion



Today was a good day for my level. I started out at 117, ended up at 121 :)! I gained all of them at the muggy plains, like I’ve done so often before. 50 more words

Vindictive Vince

Bongo Congo

I am currently reading “Congo Journey” by Redmond O’Hanlon. Redmond and his travelling companion, Lary, journey through the Congo from Brazzaville in the south to Lake Tele in the north in search of the mythical mokele-mbembe, a kind of Congolese Loch Ness monster. 918 more words

Social Commentary


Then the LORD rained upon Sodom and upon Gomorrah brimstone and fire from the LORD out of heaven.

And that the whole land thereof is brimstone, and salt, and burning, that it is not sown, nor beareth, nor any grass groweth therein, like the overthrow of Sodom, and Gomorrah, Admah, and Zeboim, which the LORD overthrew in his anger, and in his wrath: 416 more words