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Uncle Bardie's Movie Spotlight: Fatherhood

Once a week on Friday, Uncle Bardie celebrates the creativity in others by shining a Spotlight on a movie, a song or a creator. To celebrate Father’s Day, this week’s Spotlight Movie is “ 162 more words

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Authenticity

Jean de Florette, the ex-tax inspector turned farmer, declares to the peasant carnation entrepreneur, Ugolin, “Je ne m’intéresse plus qu’à ce qui est vrai, sincère, pur, large, en un seul mot, l’AUTHENTIQUE, et je suis venu ici pour cultiver l’AUTHENTIQUE” 406 more words

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Choose Hope and Optimism

Tuesday March 20, 2018 #953

“The reason people find it so hard to be happy is that they always see the past better than it was, the present worse than it is, and the future less resolved than it will be.” … 190 more words

#115 The Baker's Wife (1938)

According to the French Institute of Public Opinion, 63% of French people believe they can love someone even if he or she has cheated. Well, that was definitely true in the late 1930s during the time of this film. 320 more words