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Let's Go Down to the Big Ranch*

If you live in suburbia or in a city, you might not think a lot about what it takes to get your milk, cheese, and meat (for those who eat meat) to market. 883 more words

WPLongForm

So If You're a Redhead, a Blonde or Brunette*

One of the many benefits of reading is that it allows us to use our imaginations. In fact, I think most readers probably don’t want every detail provided to them. 899 more words

Agatha Christie

Throwback Thursday - More Nero Wolfe

Between this blog and my previous one, Professor Damian’s Public Domain Treasure Chest, I’ve been writing about movies for quite a while now. Because of that, there are a lot of posts that have simply gotten lost to the mists of time. 917 more words

Movies

Throwback Thursday - Nero Wolfe Part One

Between this blog and my previous one, Professor Damian’s Public Domain Treasure Chest, I’ve been writing about movies for quite a while now. Because of that, there are a lot of posts that have simply gotten lost to the mists of time. 1,598 more words

Movies

Everything She Wants is Everything She Sees*

You know the type, I’ll bet. The sort of person who has no problem sending a dish back to the kitchen three times. Or who insists on getting instant service, answers to questions, and so on. 1,077 more words

Agatha Christie

Countries, Classes, Creeds as One in Love of Chess*

Do you play chess? If you do, then you know that it’s a game of strategy and of anticipating the other person’s next move(s). It requires reflection and thinking, rather than physical skill, to outwit your opponent and win. 934 more words

Agatha Christie

If I’m home with no chore at hand, and a package of books has come, the television set and the chess board and the unanswered mail will have to manage without me if one of the books is a detective story. 7 more words

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