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Aspirations

As King Kong climbed his eponymous building, we never considered the secretaries he mangled on his way up or the taxi drivers he flattened after he fell. 19 more words

Fiction

Moira Fowley-Doyle's The Accident Season is more style than substance, but Oh, what creepy, lovely style!

I was so eager to read this book, and I have to say there were parts that exceeded my expectations, and there were parts I thought were disappointing.   478 more words

Sweet Dreams

Style Over Substance

The problem viewers had with Ezra and most of Sun TV wasn’t the performance but the content. There was nothing there but style. And it was a style that was embarrassing to people who might have had some thoughtful things to say.

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News

THE EQUALIZER (2014)

Directed by Antoine Fuqua

Starring: Denzel WashingtonMarton Csokas & Chloë Grace Moretz.

The Equalizer, which was originally a TV Series, has become something of a big deal ever since it’s announcement and subsequent trailers. 791 more words

Action

Knowledge may give weight, but accomplishments give lustre, and many more people see than weigh. – Herodotus

Yeah, I changed the look of the page...

What of it? 

I find I spend more time vacillating over the things that don’t matter, like style and title, than I do writing any bloody posts. 

Daily Short-hOPT: A Lesson Learned In Sophomore English

“Don’t settle for style. Succeed in substance.” – Wynton Marsalis

When I was a sophomore in high school, my AP English teacher pulled me aside and said the following: “

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