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Bringer Shows, Part One (and Another PGH Update)

“What have I done to deserve such generosity?”

That was Don Corleone in The Godfather trying to figure out why Sollozzo was willing to share so much of his business with him. 1,012 more words

Comedian

Quote of the day

I will make him an offer he can’t refuse

By Mario Puzo in the Godfather

Educational

The Godfather - 1972

I must confess, I find it really tricky to watch movies that are considered “The Greatest of All Time”, because of one enormous fear: What if I don’t like it? 525 more words

Reviews

Book #1: The Godfather, Mario Puzo

I can’t believe how long after graduating it took me start reading again. I know that writer’s block is a real phenomenon, but it seemed that I was somehow suffering from reader’s block. 264 more words

Review

Can we talk about the beautiful gift to mankind that is 'The Godfather'

I recently watched The Godfather, part I after years and years of not seeing it, because I am preparing to watch the sequels for the first time (*I am always weary of sequels)… and MY GOD that movie is a beautiful piece of cinema.  219 more words

Movies

Not "Doing Better"...Just Doing the Best I Can

I wasn’t sure how to take the words offered in our casual conversation.

“You’re doing a lot better than she did.”

The man compared my widowhood to that of his mother’s, many years ago. 876 more words