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The Sacrament

Magnolia Pictures (2014) 99 min. R

Director: Ti West

Screenplay: Ti West

Cinematography: Eric Robbins; Editing: Ti West

Production Design: Jade Healy; Set Decoration: Adam Willis… 7,422 more words


San Francisco Politics: Jello Biafra and Sister Boom Boom

In 1979 Jello Biafra ran for mayor of San Francisco. It was a dark time. Jonestown and Moscone and Milk’s assassination occurred about a year earlier. 898 more words


The Jonestown Massacre: More to the Story

On November 18th 1978, 918 people died in Guyana in what was deemed as a mass suicide. The Jonestown Massacre was considered the most deadly single non-natural disaster in U.S history up until 9/11. 2,256 more words

Jim Jones, Jonestown, and Alternative Viewpoints

You might’ve thought while watching the PBS documentary on Jonestown in class that there are some good elements to Jim Jones’ ideas. Don’t worry – it’s not a sign that you’re prone to join a cult. 82 more words

Notes And Homework

Cornered (Day 24)

(Day 24 of National Poetry Writing Month.)

It’s the eyes, I think—

the feeling that they can see into you,

the intensity in their pupils— 272 more words


Gregor Mendel Observations and Genetic Modified Organisms are the same thing

so what if people breed different plants together to make a super plant. It’s still a living thing that is vulnerable to the elements of its environment. 249 more words