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How Crime Keeps America Healthy, Wealthy, Cleaner and More Beautiful

{“The following piece was written by the late Mario Puzo from his little book of essays, “The Godfather Papers and other Confessions.”}

I wrote this piece in 1966. 3,208 more words


Best of the '70s: The Godfather (1972)

Crime, Drama

18th August 1972 – 175 Minutes – IMDB Rating 9.2

“The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.” 982 more words


No. 91 - The Godfather, Mario Puzo Read 2/5/15

After the rather dark and crusty world of Bleak House I fancied a bit of a shift in time and place. So The Godfather was about as different as it could get. 487 more words


A Sustainability Lesson by the Godfather himself

Based on H. Bundtland we understand as sustainability (as medium level of Maslow’s pyramid): “Sustainable development is the development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to their own needs.”  797 more words


BOOK #2 "The Godfather"

“Italians have a little joke, that the world is so hard a man must have two fathers to look after him, and that’s why they have godfathers.” 834 more words


Review: 'The Godfather' by Mario Puzo

Having never watched any of the movies, or read the book before, a friend suggested I read it. The story spans 10 years in the life of the Corleone family. 222 more words


Books 'n' Bloggers Swap Show-Off ♥ April 2015

Yay! It’s April 22, the day of the Chaotic Goddess hosted Books ‘n’ Bloggers Swap show-off! While waiting for the mail to arrive with my much-anticipated bookish package from Kenzie, the sweetheart behind… 668 more words

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