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An American Crime


Trailer of An American Crime Unable to sleep I came across the film An American Crime. I read the brief information provided and learned the stars were Catherine Keener and Ellen Page so I decided to watch. I had never heard of the production or the true story of Sylvia Likens (Page) and what was… Continue reading An American Crime

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My way of saying goodbye.


One year ago today Heath Ledger died of an accidental overdose leaving behind a daughter and throngs of adoring fans. It is hard to believe it has already been a year, probably due to the amount of media coverage his last film role has received. Today the nominations for the Academy Awards were announced and… Continue reading My way of saying goodbye.

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Sunday special: T.I. and why I like rap.


T.I. - Whatever You Like The video above is the latest from rapper T.I. This young man currently has a hit disc Paper Trail and has been on several talk shows such as Chelsea Lately (hilarious) and Tyra Banks (horrendous) among others. The song he sings is uplifting and deals with love, has a cute,… Continue reading Sunday special: T.I. and why I like rap.

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The Academy Awards: A Love Story


repost from the archives: There he was in his old Cadillac speeding into the wild. He was ¬†heading as far away as the clunker would take him "Maybe Portland,¬† Juno, or Seattle," he thought as the miles pulled him away from her for the last time.¬† This was his only chance and he needed no… Continue reading The Academy Awards: A Love Story