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control that tongue!

If you grew up in the 80s, you may fondly remember the scene above from the movie, A Christmas Story. The main character’s friend, Flick, is triple-dog-dared to lick a frozen flag pole. 206 more words

New Testament

Those dirty words

Most of us reserve the term dirty words to the words that landed a bar of soap in Ralphie’s mouth in “A Christmas Story”. I think there are a few other words we should consider adding to the dirty list. 93 more words

MY MOVIE SHELF: A Christmas Story

The Task: Watch and write about every movie on my shelf, in order, by June 10, 2015.  Remaining movies: 315   Days to go: 307

Movie #55:  645 more words


A Tale of Two Houses

Day 38.

Miles Driven: 463

Westward-ho! Now we start our journey back to the West coast. I had no idea Pennsylvania was so wide! Now, our must-see attraction in Cleveland was the house used for the cult-classic holiday film… 673 more words


Boehner Puts A Stop To The White House's School Yard Impeachment Dare

There will be no sticking of Republicans’ tongues to the proverbial flagpole

 Nice try, White House, but the Republican leadership isn’t falling for it even if the entire administration needs to go to jail: 233 more words

Barack Obama

Fifty of my favorite films in alphabetical order because countdowns are lame and pointless (films 1-10)

Over the next few weeks I will be publishing a list of fifty of my favorite films with brief commentaries for each. The title addresses my aversion to countdowns but I also want to preface my list with the clear statement that, despite what people think of me, these are… 2,165 more words