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#296 The Postman Always Rings Twice

This is a book I’ve been wanting to read for years – based purely on its title (which is never specifically explained or referenced in the course of the story) – and I’m glad to say that it didn’t disappoint. 292 more words

1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die

The Gobbledygeek Podcast Talks About The Fear of Missing Out

The Biff Bam Pop! Podcast Network presents Gobbledygeek featuring hosts Paul Smith and Arlo Wiley and focusing on a variety of entertainment subjects, with our hosts and special guests frequently discussing films, comics, and television. 210 more words


Top 10 Movie Romantic Moments #4 Nick Chambers and Cora Papadakis

Christ, no.  Not that scene.  Pardon the blasphemy.

Anyway, Jack Nicholson again.  This was a movie I wasn’t supposed to see, but I was a resourceful YouTube lurker, and after I’d read the novel… 385 more words


The poetry of insurance

If you know only one fact about the poet Wallace Stevens, it’s that he spent most of his career working as an insurance executive in Hartford, Connecticut. 967 more words


XL Popcorn - The Postman Always Rings Twice

List Item: Watch all of the “1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die”
Progress: 446/1007Title: The Postman Always Rings Twice
Director: Tay Garnett… 247 more words

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Booked In With Jess: 8

Everyone knows of Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby but fewer know of his contemporary, author of Double Indemnity, James M. Cain.

Interested to explore other 1920s-30s novels that depict the American dream and further my knowledge in the roots of noir fiction, I picked up one of Cain’s most famous works… 460 more words