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French History

Whether it is just the chunk of the Boxall list I am working through at the moment, or the random books I am choosing from my Goodreads list–for some reason I seem to be reading a lot of French literature lately. 274 more words


Top 5ive Villains: Blake

5. John Ryder from The Hitcher (1986). Outside of the Evil Dead trilogy, this has been one of my favorite horror/thriller films for the longest period of time. 823 more words

The Lists

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Te pui cu prostu’ ?!

Circulă pe Internet un text foarte seducător pentru ignoranții de bună credință – cum suntem majoritatea dintre noi: suntem cunoscători sau chiar specialiști într-un domeniu sau altul, dar ignoranți în și mai multe domenii.  2,250 more words


The Pug Plot for World Domination

Are Pugs working for a new world order?

Before dismissing this premise entirely, consider the argument.

What’s there to like about a dog that’s as attractive as a rotting log and is almost as mobile? 656 more words



Because history books actually contain equal amounts to crack to gossip magazines. Case in point, the conspiracy theory brought to you by early nineteenth century England ‘proving’ that Napoleon was actually the Anti-Christ and now hiding that fact by cleverly having changed the original spelling of his name. 19 more words


He Said What?!

“Women are nothing but machines for producing children.”

~ Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821), French Military and Political Leader

Um, dream on, Mister!

It is very interesting to see how times and views (in some cases) have really changed. 140 more words


The Miss Mirren Mission

The Miss Mirren Mission by Jenny Holiday

Overview by Amazon:

To society, the Earl of Blackstone cuts a mysterious figure. He is eligible, withdrawn, and endlessly fascinating. 438 more words

Historical Romance Novel