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Top 10 Reasons Historical Fiction beats History #Bookreview: Wrath of a Righteous Man #WWI

Top ten reasons why historical fiction is better than history:

  • #10: There is no history in the real world.  (Be honest: has knowing or not knowing the date of the Peloponnesian Wars had the slightest impact on your daily life?)
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Book Review

Photoplay May-Sep. 1923

  • Cover girls (l.-r., in order of appearance): Lois Wilson, May McAvoy, Pauline Garon, Marion Davies, Eleanor Boardman.
  • Boy, hats sure were de rigueur back then, weren’t they?
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Photoplay

Quotes from the 20's & 30's

Who said:  “A film is never really good unless the camera is an eye in the head of a poet.”

Was it:

Marion Davies

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Quotes

Musical Monday: Going Hollywood (1933)

It’s no secret that the Hollywood Comet loves musicals.
In 2010, I revealed I had seen 400 movie musicals over the course of eight years. Now that number is over 500. 764 more words

Musical Monday

Past Imperfect - #172

Gary really did try to figure out what might have happened, but he failed to make the connection between his head wound and the gun in the hand of his sleeping companion. 22 more words

Humor

Roadtrip Part One: I Want to be a Hearst

I have to be honest, when friends come to visit me in Los Angeles I feel a little pang of anxiety. I still don’t know where anything is here and driving still stresses me out. 1,181 more words

Art

Everyone could be a winner?

You know how every so often, you find an article that revives your faith in human nature, you might say this is one of them? 438 more words

Brainwashing