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Verse 3 – The End:

“Now the halftime air was sweet perfume
While the sergeants played a marching tune… 40 more words

New Media

Le fist et moi

Hier, j’ai reçu ce petit message:

Je ne le poste ni pour me moquer, ni pour me plaindre. Non. J’adore ces messages lorsqu’ils ne sont ni trop vulgaires, ni trop insistants. 656 more words


The true meaning of American Pie

I read a few days ago that the original manuscript of Don McLean’s song America Pie was auctioned for $1.2 million dollars. Apparently the manuscript contains clues to the song’s real meaning. 254 more words

The DUFF (Cinema Screening)

(spoiler free)

Originally I cast aside this film from a simple misunderstanding of the title, I assumed this film would focus on a high school girl who was ‘up the duff’. 442 more words

Cinema Screenings

Pâtisseries et gâteaux d'Amérique

Here it is! It’s my lovechild and she is due the 29th of April, 2015.

When I moved back to Paris 4 years ago, the city was on the verge of American over-saturation.  220 more words

Nighttime on the City

Good morning America, how are you? See don’t you know me, I’m your Native Son…

So sang Arlo Guthrie 45 years ago, a song I could still sit and listen to in its entirety, no matter where I am and where I might need to be. 1,520 more words

John Williams Full Show 4/11/15: Meaning of American Pie, trading notes with Roe Conn

John Williams discusses the meaning of some of the lyrics of the song American Pie.  He and Roe Conn both interviewed Mindy Kaling’s brother, Vijay Chokalingam… 70 more words

John Williams