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Happy (belated) Birthday, Oscar Wilde!

Oscar Wilde was born 160 years ago this past October 16th. In honour of his birth, Mental Floss posted some of his most memorable quotes. Wilde was truly a man of wit and style. 459 more words

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Waspish aphorisms from Oscar Wilde, born this day in 1854

Oscar Wilde was born this day in 1854 in Dublin, Ireland. A popular playwright and novelist, Wilde is remembered best for his witty aphorisms. Here are some of our favourites: 201 more words


The History of Horror Cinema

The History of Horror Cinema: Thrills, Chills and Classics

A Human Need for a Quick Thrill

The desire for real thrill after watching horrifying and disturbing images without actually being in danger gives birth to the idea of making horror movies. 498 more words


The only way to...

…get rid of a temptation is to yield to it. Resist it, and your soul grows sick with longing for the things it has forbidden to itself, with desire for what its monstrous laws have made monstrous and unlawful. 10 more words

The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde

Victorian England was an interesting period in Britain, full of hypocrisy. While Charles Dickens was publishing novels with high morals, he would often solicit prostitutes. The Royal Family was believed to be involved in the Jack the Ripper murders to hide a bastard heir to the throne. 499 more words


Mini-Reviews #1

Man, I’ve watched a lot of movies recently.

To be more accurate, I’ve watched a few films over the last few months and have not written reviews on most of them. 1,402 more words

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The Twitpic/Snapchat/Selfie of Dorian Gray: The Masterpost, Part Two

Hi again!  Here’s what you missed on Whitney Livetweets Dorian Gray:

Pretty much.  You can read part one here, if you haven’t already.  Anyway, onward! 3,906 more words