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Decades Blogathon - One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)

Greetings one and all! We move ahead in the Decades Blogathon to day #3. Today I’d like to share with you Fast Film Reviews‘ Mark Hobin and his thoughts on the 1975 classic…

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Movie Review

The Mote in God's Eye (Moties #1) (1974) by Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle

A recent conversation in the Couch household:

“So, um, I’m reading this book…”

“As usual.”

“It’s about these far future humans who encounter unknown aliens in another system.” 1,447 more words

Book Reviews

1970s Summer Skirts

On our Etsy shop Sister Sid Vintage


The Lathe of Heaven (1971) by Ursula K. Le Guin

One of the most radical, yet unradical, ways of thinking.

Fundamentally paradoxical, yet still, fundamental.

Both the thesis and antithesis for change.

(One of most difficult concepts to teach to a classroom of 9th graders scratching themselves in their uniforms on that one day of the year when state-mandated teaching objectives cross into the territory of “Eastern Philosophy.”) 470 more words

Science Fiction