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"Meet Me In St. Louis"

Usually the stage production comes first in classic musicals, but today’s show is a little different. The movie musical Meet Me In St. Louis was actually released in 1944 and the show did not appear on Broadway until 1989! 716 more words

History

First Line Fridays -August 24

First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines? 598 more words

The Devil in the White City

The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson

This non-fiction novel is compelling for two reasons, the first being the World’s Fair of 1893 and the second for how well written the author tells this story.  298 more words

Book Review

World’s Fair: Breaking barriers and creating bonds

World’s Fair 2018 #nomoneynoborders is building the collective utopia we’ve always dreamed of. I got a chance to speak to Sasha Tycko, a.k.a. Sasha No Disco, a writer, DJ, and one of the organizers of the The World’s Fair 2018 to get a better idea of what their creating, what are the goals, and how us daydreamers can get involved. 628 more words

The Community

Expo 67 Pavilion, VDNKh, Moscow

Built: 1967

Architects: Ashot Mndoyants, Mikhail V. Posokhin

Location: https://goo.gl/maps/LDiqqPjqHPR2

Photographed: August 2017 35 more words

Modernism

All's Fair at the Fair

Director: Dave Fleischer
Release Date: August 26, 1938
Rating:  ★★★½
Review:

In ‘All’s Fair at the Fair’ an old-fashioned couple visits a world fair. This world fair is probably inspired by the coming New York fair of 1939, but Fleischers’ version is much more modern than any existing one. 206 more words

Max Fleischer Films

December 7th National Cotton Candy Day

Very few people have never tried cotton candy before, even fewer don’t like it after they have tried it. It is a favorite at carnivals and festivals and while normally served during the summer months, for some unknown reason it’s celebrated here in December. 187 more words

Unboxing The Bizarre