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On This Day -- May 24th

May 24th is the 144th day of the year (145th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 221 days remaining until the end of the year. 118 more words

On This Day

May 24 in history

15 BC  Germanicus Julius Caesar, Roman commander, was born (d. 19).

1218 The Fifth Crusade left Acre for Egypt.

1276  Magnus Ladulås was crowned King of Sweden in Uppsala Cathedral. 858 more words


I paid to see that: The Horse Whisperer

Ahh, the crazy things you do for a girl.

Twenty years ago I was a young 20-year-old college student who had just asked a new girl out on a date. 510 more words


Sarah's Key / Elle s'appelait Sarah (2010)


Okay. Deep breath. This one’s a mix of modern and wartime, petty and intolerably deep, dark and, well, wartime-brutal. It stars Kristin Scott Thomas… 950 more words


Churchill’s dilemma chills still in Darkest Hour

The history lessons in Darkest Hour shine various lights on Winston Churchill, the King and his Empire, and the oh-so-many players linked to them in the days that Adolph Hitler’s troops marched toward the closest shores and into their collective psyches. 300 more words


Darkest Hour

Usually not the biggest fan of war movies, but this was different. Mainly due to Gary Oldman’s performance. Not surprisingly, Gary Oldman disappeared into Winston Churchill and nailed it. 6 more words


'The Party'

With its savage and mordant wit, this is a celebratory dinner party that goes terribly wrong – especially as the guests do not even get to sit down for the food! 88 more words