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The Bridge on the River Kwai

I have actually seen The Bridge on the River Kwai before, but I knew I didn’t understand it. I love when this opportunity comes around, to revisit a movie I dismissed when I first saw it (usually pre-blog). 1,101 more words

Films

When I met your Bumpa...

Disclaimer: I am my Nana’s great granddaughter, typing up everything she says and remembers. These life events happened, but maybe not quite how she says. She has onset Dementia and her memory isn’t as great as it used to be. 560 more words

Detroit

Rare 1957 Ferrari race car sold at $35.6M in Paris

A red 1957 Ferrari 335 Sports Scaglietti was sold at a record price of 32 million Euros ($ 35.6 million or P1.7 billion)
The car was on display at the Paris Retromobile fair before it was sold at an Artcurial auction… 18 more words

Unique Trio of Corvettes at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction

This past Saturday, three serial number 001 Corvettes were up for grabs at Barrett-Jackson’s Scottsdale auction. This exceptional trio was sold as a package with famed Corvette aficionado and NASCAR team owner Rick Hendrick taking these treasures home. 158 more words

Chevrolet

Unique Trio of Corvettes at Barrett-Jackson's Scottsdale Auction

This past Saturday, three serial number 001 Corvettes were up for grabs at Barrett-Jackson’s Scottsdale auction. This exceptional trio was sold as a package with famed Corvette aficionado and NASCAR team owner Rick Hendrick taking these treasures home. 160 more words

Chevrolet

February 3 in San Antonio history...

1927
Two Brooks Field pilots this morning parachuted safely to a Bexar County field after their plane went out of control. This was the first emergency “jump” at the primary flying school. 80 more words

Texana