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Devil's Advocate Month Mystery Men

So we continue Devil’s Advocate Month with a different kind of movie. We started out with The Longest Yard. A good movie that was held in the shadow by the far superior movie that it remade. 1,250 more words


Film: Mystery men –“ Well, if we could just step out of our literal minds, just for a moment”

I wanted a funny film to distract me from the flu but not too funny as I currently start coughing when I laugh. ‘Mystery Men’ was on the iffy shelf and I didn’t remember it being that funny so it seemed a good film to watch. 215 more words

Film & TV

Monkey Movie Review - Mystery Men [2009]

As you’ve seen, the Monkey likes to check out older films, and I hope you find this useful. This one is a good 15 years old. 622 more words

Movie Reviews

If you are not watching Tre'Shawn Thurman, you are doing it wrong

You are probably not keeping track, and that is cool, but the 11th post on this blog was about Rylan Murry, so it only makes sense to have the 15th post be about Tre’Shawn Thurman. 1,804 more words

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Record/Start - Rock From Afar

It’s time to head back to the 90s and familiar sounds like Weezer, Smash Mouth and so on and so forth. Remember how big Smash Mouth were? 232 more words



While rewatching the first Xmen movie this morning, I was reading Dániel Darvay’s 2014 Philobiblon article: “Chiastic Modernism: Rational Uncanniness and Uncanny Reason.” What attracted me to it was that I am teaching a course on the Bible, a book largely structured in terms of a rhetorical device called “chiasmus,” named after the Greek word for X. 617 more words

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