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Is This Jack the Ripper? Presenting 2015's Craziest, Scariest Book

With irritable, first-rate novels like Against the Country and After Birth, 2015 has proven itself something of “the year of the literary rant,” so it checks out that one of the best books of the Halloween season (and it is a “season” in publishing) is a breathless, 800-page complaint against “the cupidity and institutionalized hypocrisy” of Victorian England’s ruling elite. 723 more words


Jack the Ripper: has Bruce Robinson solved the world's most famous crime?

After 15 years of research, the director of Withnail and I believes he has cracked the most enduring mystery in British criminal history.

‘I honestly think,’ Bruce Robinson says, ‘I’ve nailed the horrible f***er.’ He points to the photograph on the desk.

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The Rum Diary (2011)

Pinaud Clubman talc (in a vintage tin bottle) is featured in the opening scene and in the film poster.

Director Bruce Robinson demanded the inclusion of the… 45 more words

Skincare In Movies

Cold, hard cash to go cold turkey

When a stranger bummed a cigarette from Jessica Molnar to merely crumple it up before her eyes, the Regina woman was fuming.

By the time her unusual encounter with Bruce Robinson was over, she had given him her entire, nearly full pack of cigarettes, which he crushed. 491 more words

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Film Club the 29th

Withnail and I (1987)

Director: Bruce Robinson

Starring: Richard E Grant, Paul McGann, Richard Griffiths

Blurb: London: The Sixties. Two down-on-their-luck actors (Withnail and Marwood) find solace in drink and other substances. 266 more words

Ridgewood boys win IVC track title

NEWCOMERSTOWN – The Ridgewood boys track team tied Garaway with 114 1/2 points to share the Inter-Valley Conference championship during Friday’s conference meet at Newcomerstown. 154 more words


Old Settler's Music Festival Gallery

Good times were had last weekend at Austin’s laid-back music event, the Old Settlers Music Festival, despite the Hill Country storms that rocked the event, delayed some sets, and brought a double rainbow.  40 more words