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Julius Caesar

I spent the day listening to speeches. It was in preparation for the spring semester. I came away with some useful information on how to apply for a full-time position, and I also too an extra sandwich from lunch so … Continue reading

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The Hudsucker Proxy

I felt very tired and stayed at home instead of going out on $5 movie night, and I sat in front of the television set to watch “The Hudsucker Proxy.”  It felt like a melding of Frank Capra movies like … Continue reading

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The Trouble with Dick

As I was waiting for a software update to install, I watched “The Trouble with Dick.”  It was a comedy from 1986, and the star was Tom Villard as science-fiction writer Dick Kendred.  He’s having trouble coming up with a … Continue reading

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Disappearance

On the holiday I heard the sad news of the deaths of two musical figures.  There was Delores O’Riordan of The Cranberries, who was 46, and then Edwin Hawkins, famous for “Oh, Happy Day.”  He was 74.  I also heard … Continue reading

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Marshall

On the holiday, I got out of bed slowly.  I kept hearing people talking about the end of the Vikings game with the Saints.  I went out to the theatre to see “Marshall,” the movie about Thurgood Marshall.  Actually, it … Continue reading

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Paddington 2

I watched CBS Sunday Morning.  The segment on Sharon Stone took me back to the day she threw out the first pitch at an A’s game.  Nancy Giles talked about the various fitness devices and videos she bought from television … Continue reading

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Proud Mary

I went to work and went through a busy shift.  I returned home and ate a burrito for a late lunch.  I went over to the movie theatre and bought a ticket for “Proud Mary” and a cherry Icee.  For … Continue reading

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