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Dir: Ken Russell, 1975


One of Ken Russell’s rarer mainstream titles, second only to Savage Messiah, Lisztomania is Ken’s successor to his earlier work, … 664 more words

Lisztomania vs. Beatlemania


It’s the battle of all battles…the 19th century vs. the 20th century! It’s Franz Liszt vs. The Beatles! It’s Lisztomania vs. Beatlemania. Who drove more women to fits of passion? 1,356 more words

John Lennon

Movie Review: "Lisztomania" (1975)

Several months ago, I went to a lecture that compared the Beatles to classical composer Franz Liszt.  It would seem that Mr. Liszt (b. 1811 – d. 266 more words

Ringo Starr

52: Top 5 xkcd Comics

  1. A-Minus-Minus

    This encapsulates what makes xkcd so great.  The characters lampoon the procedures of daily life through technology and clever non sequitur.  Easy to reference, this comic is hilarious and a great introduction to the website.
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52: Top 5 Tolkien Locations

  1. Helm’s Deep
    No battle in Tolkien’s works is more defined by the environment than the climactic battle of The Two Towers (although Weathertop comes close).  The ancient city where no army had ever been defeated oscillates between seeming an impregnable fortress and a certain tomb.  
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