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What is truth?

“When I use a word,” Humpty Dumpty said, in rather a scornful tone, “it means just what I choose it to mean—neither more nor less.” “The question is,” said Alice, “whether you can make words mean so many different things.” – …

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The Looking Glass Wars Review

Frank Beddor’s The Looking Glass Wars offers a new perspective on the classic Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass stories. It’s the first book in a trilogy that is sure to capture the imagination. 292 more words

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Deep Space Nine: s03 e19 - Through the Looking Glass

I was all set to declare this a third successive strong episode, and to query if I’d had that experience before in this re-watch, but despite its overall quality, I ended up disappointed in ‘Through the Looking Glass’, for its end and what it did not do and where it didn’t sufficiently go, and what it didn’t ask its two most important actors to approach. 665 more words

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The Annotated Alice, by Lewis Carroll

The Annotated Alice contains the complete Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll, with extensive notes by editor Martin Gardner, who also penned the… 4,567 more words

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Alice Adventures in Wonderland

Book Club!

November will be a whimsical exploration of the classic British tale of Alice Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass

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Quote of the Day

“The horror of that moment,” the King went on, “I shall never never forget!”
“You will, though,” the Queen said, “if you don’t make a memorandum of it.”

Lewis Carroll, Through the Looking-Glass

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Through the Looking Glass: Week 1

This was written on the 6/11, but as always, I thought I would finish it. At the close of week 2, it stands still, unfinished, so I thought I might as well put it out there for my own sanity (and the sake of checking off a box on my to do list!).  549 more words

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