In How to Read a Book, Mortimer Adler teaches us the four levels of reading to become a more effective reader. Learning how to read is more than just picking up a book and starting to read. 1,426 more words
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In 1840, Edgar Allan Poe described the ‘mad energy’ of an ageing man who roved the streets of London from dusk till dawn. His excruciating despair could be temporarily relieved only by immersing himself in a tumultuous throng of city-dwellers. 1,121 more words
On July 16, 1993 the Disney horror-comedy film “Hocus Pocus” was released.
The movie tells the story of three sisters (The Sanderson Sisters) who are put to death in Salem, Massachusetts during the 1600s, and who are then accidentally raised from the dead 300 years later. 442 more words