Monthly Archives: August 2019

Magnolia

I came home and listened to the A’s game with the Yankees on the radio.  Jurickson Profar was showing that he was not a good defensive player, but he did have two big hits and 4 RBI in the game.  … Continue reading

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Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles

After a visit to the library, I went over to the theatre to see “Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles.” It was a documentary about the musical “Fiddler on the Roof,” how it came to be and why it remains very … Continue reading

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Ringo Starr at the Paramount Theatre

I took a nap and awoke a bit tired with a headache. I went over to the record store and bought a copy of volume two of The Lost Lennon Tapes. I look the 6 bus over to the Paramount … Continue reading

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The Sixth Sense

I sat down to watch “The Sixth Sense.” It is an enjoyable movie, but it leaves you with all sorts of questions. Why doesn’t Cole say everything he knows about Malcolm? It does affect how you think of this kid … Continue reading

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Saving Private Ryan

I was late for the 75th anniversary of D-Day, but I got around to seeing “Saving Private Ryan.” Looking over the names in the cast, I had forgotten that people like Vin Diesel, Ted Danson, Paul Giamatti, and Dennis Farina … Continue reading

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The Peanut Butter Falcon

I headed for the theatre to see “The Peanut Butter Falcon.” The cast had the likes of Shia LaBeouf, Dakota Johnson, Bruce Dern, and Thomas Haden Church. Zack Gottsagen is the young man who plays Zak, a runaway from a … Continue reading

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Fargo

After I returned home from work, I sat down to watch “Fargo.”  I kept thinking about what a great performance William H. Macy gave for this movie.  Jerry was a real loser in life, unable to do anything right and … Continue reading

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