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Spaghetti Westerns and Reggae on AllMusic

Interesting information about the international popularity of Spaghetti westerns in this review by Mark Deming of “The Big Gundown: Reggae Inspired by Spaghetti Westerns”:

While the average American’s perception of reggae music tends to be centered around ganja, good times and Jah, anyone who has seriously studied Jamaican popular culture knows that they value the bad ass above and beyond all else, so it’s no wonder that Italian Westerns from the 1960s and ’70s were a popular item on the island.

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Once Upon A Time In My Pants


                                                       Once Upon A Time In My Pants

            Word spread proportionally like a fat protagonist, from bunk house to bunk house about The Olive Garden’s brand new all you can eat revenge night. 506 more words

Monkey social cognition tested by viewing Leone's "The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly" (1966)!

From The Guardian’s Neurophilosophy blog: 

In a 2004 study, Uri Hasson and colleagues used functional magnetic resonance to scan the brains of five participants as they watched a 30 minute clip from…

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Simon Abrams "After ‘Django’ came ‘The Great Silence,’ a spaghetti western about bounty killers in Utah"

At Captial New York, Simon Abrams wrote a piece lauding Corbucci’s second movie in what you might call the “Django series.” Sergio Corbucci had a habit of remaking the same movie over and over if it were successful. 324 more words

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