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We Know the Way: Musings on Moana

Hey, I have been sitting on this post since December so it’s not particularly timely but I want to talk about Moana. (I always want to talk about Moana.) 923 more words

General Nonsense

This week

By Vita Forest

This week I have been

WRITING Lex and Ruby

READING Lucy’s assignment pitching a movie based on the life of Lin Manuel Miranda – very entertaining! 57 more words

Simple Pleasures

A Review Of Disney's Moana

Disney’s Moana is the final product of a group of extremely talented individuals working within the constraints of a restrictive and heavily outdated film structure. The film follows the story of young Moana, the daughter of her native island’s ruler, and destined to take over the role in her adult life. 373 more words

Film

Edgar Wright, Dwayne Johnson, Rian Johnson, Marc Webb, Lin-Manuel Miranda Plot Simon & Garfunkel Movie Universe

Sprawling cinematic universes have done boffo box-office business. “Star Wars,” Marvel comics, DC superheroes, and classic monster tales have all been mined for movie multiplex magic — with awesome auds turning out serious coin for congloms. 330 more words

News

Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow

Rate: 5/5

Medium: Audiobook

Overview: It has been almost a year since I first began my Hamilton obsession, which a small sampling includes watching a PBS special, reading all about the cast, … 375 more words

Book Review

I loves me a musical!

When I’m feeling down (and there’s been a bit of that lately), I tend to turn to music. Sometimes I want something that is uplifting, sometimes I need something to make me cry. 832 more words

Hamilton

"History has it's eyes on you"

AGMA traveled with now retired Hubs to Chicago two weeks ago to visit the most adorable grandchildren in the world.

Seriously, they are. But I don’t want to pick any fights with those of you who might disagree because you might think that your grandchildren are the most adorable. 917 more words

Musings