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Book Recommendation-The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid by Bill Bryson

The 1950’s in America were an uncomplicated time. People were always excited for anything and everything and at the same time, content. Their lives were different from how we live our lives today. 689 more words


#DePelicula: Jose Ferrer in Cyrano de Bergerac

We are in the midst of Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15th – October 15th)! While not of Hispanic or Latino descent myself, I’ve always felt that it’s vital to support those who are, in movements for justice and in representation onscreen. 529 more words

Classic Film

711 Ocean Drive (1950)

opinion: This semi-documentary gangster movie narrated in voice over, plots the rise and fall of a bookmaker boss, from being an honest and poor phone company repairman to a powerful and rich dead body on the sidewalk. 473 more words


Pic of the day: Cortex

Reference: von Bonin, G. (1950). Essay on the cerebral cortex. Ed. Charles C. Thomas, Springfield. ISBN 10: 0398044252, ISBN 13: 9780398044251

Image credit: geralt.The whole image: Public Domain

By Neuronicus, 15 September 2016


1950 College Men

The copy for this page from the July 1950 issue of Flair magazine describes men’s fashion for the very best dressed college men.

An established elegance flourishes quietly in American colleges.

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Rififi (1955)

opinion: ;

rating: 4,5 of 5;
when latest: April 18th 2016;
where: S. Paulo, Brazil; 201 more words


Lake Summerset Spotlight Home, 1950 Baintree Road

Northern Illinois Best Kept Secret……Lakefront peace and quiet. Next to association park on popular bay. Well maintained and only one owner. Custom designed solid construction. Move in ready. 24 more words