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Can't Beat Kennedy: Alexandra From Chestnut Hill

1. “The Incredibles 2” will hit theaters in 2018, a year before it was originally slated to be released. Which A-list actor, famous for his roles in “Patriot Games,” “Pulp Fiction” and “Django Unchained” voices the character Frozone? 170 more words


I Want to Live

. . . where things happen on a big scale.

Yet I also want to live with you.  I want to keep sitting too close and talking too quietly.   345 more words

Recommended Reading: A Moveable Feast by Ernest Hemingway

I picked up A Moveable Feast for the first time about 15 years ago in the Shakespeare & Company near Hunter College (I hope it’s still there…I really don’t know). 1,396 more words

Books And Reading

How Well Do You Know Nick Carraway?

I must confess, I have been experiencing a small obsession with The Great Gatsby ever since we watched part of the movie in class. Leonardo DiCaprio is so darn handsome! 755 more words


Quote: F. Scott Fitzgerald, about the rich.

“Let me tell you about the very rich. They are different from you and me. They possess and enjoy early, and it does something to them, makes them soft where we are hard, and cynical where we are trustful, in a way that, unless you were born rich, it is very difficult to understand. 54 more words

Political Stuff

Stories To Die For

     The American publishing house Scribner recently announced that it planned to issue ‘the last complete unpublished stories’ of F. Scott Fitzgerald in April. To fans of Fitzgerald, such news would once have brought unalloyed excitement; but after the damage done to Harper Lee’s reputation by… 738 more words