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Quit Your Job, Leave Your Spouse, Move

Suggested Song: My My, Hey Hey (Out of the Blue), Neil Young
Suggested Drink: Jackhammer cocktail: Jack Daniels whiskey, Amaretto 2,156 more words


Remember What?

I’ve long wondered why I am the way I am. Did we go by alphabetical order in the memory recall and self-control line when I was created? 195 more words



change is a natural phenomenon that is happening every clock ticks.. a new life… a new adventure… a new possibility
…a new hope … a new journey …a new day … a new place .. 192 more words


The Democratic National Convention 2016

I have been missing most of the 2016 DNC because I have been at work afternoons and evenings and because my computer’s audio is shot. But it does seem to have far exceeded my expectations. 120 more words


Cults in Horror Movies: "Rosemary’s Baby" (1968) - by Thomas S. Flowers (Part 2)

Following a night of strange chanting sounds coming through the yellow sunny wall, the Woodhouses discover a frightening scene in front of their apartment house. Police tape is being strung. 1,494 more words

Film And Video

Cults in Horror Movies: "Rosemary’s Baby" (1968) - by Thomas S. Flowers (Part 1)

Roman Polanski’s Rosemary’s Baby (1968)

By Thomas S. Flowers

There is a strange, perverse, serendipitous feeling watching Rosemary’s Baby. This first of Roman Polanski’s American films opens with a New York City urban landscape, outstretched and panned across, as if what we see is some malevolent box metal toy, wound up and played on the tune of some woman humming an intently sweet and ambiguous lullaby. 1,192 more words

Film And Video

Maybe We'll Always Be Each Other's Enigmas

I’m your little ‘enigma’, the code you’d like to decipher, the girl you keep trying to figure out, to unravel.

But little did you know, the similarities that we share, the ones you’d always point out, are the very ones that define a part of who I am. 357 more words