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Rocky: The Italian Stallion and a wise man

Strive to be fearless! Go after what you want with full force. R.A

I was watching Rocky the other night and I must say that he is a wise man. 203 more words

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Classic Film Review: Rocky (1976)

And the Oscar Goes to:

Rocky, 1976

Directed by: John G. Avildsen

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young, Carl Weathers, Burgess Meredith

Apollo Creed’s (Carl Weathers) challenger to his World Heavyweight Championship falls ill, and with the time before the fight only five weeks, none of the other big-name fighters are willing to take his place. 546 more words

Adventures in Depression Week Introduction Post

This week members of The Harrow will explore the topic of depression and potentially a number of related or connected mental states. It’s understandable if anyone is scared off by the subject but we hope you give each piece a good look over before deciding any of them are not for you. 176 more words


Come Hell or High Water - Now Think On This by Steve Martin

“When the days were approaching for His ascension, He was determined to go to Jerusalem;”

(Luke 9:51, NASU)

Strong-willed, adamant, purposeful, “will take no for an answer” are just a few descriptive words used for the saying, “Come hell or high water.” I tried finding out where this saying was first spoken, but couldn’t get much from my online search. 705 more words

Now Think On This

Activists Demand Removal of Rocky Balboa Statue

20 Aug 2017 | Philadelphia, PA

Following the recent trend of the removal of Confederate statues around the country, Black Lives Matter leaders are now demanding that The City of Philadelphia remove the iconic bronze statue of Rocky Balboa from The Philadelphia Museum of Art.   361 more words

The Magic of Mistakes

We’ve learned from watching a lot of movies that magic can go a number of ways. From the ‘Deep Magic’ of ‘The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe… 1,408 more words

Progress And Inspiration