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Pop Culture Homework Assignment: Late Marriage

Late Marriage is a Hebrew Language film about a 31 year old man whose parents are trying to get him married. It was funny in parts and it was heart breaking at times. This 31 year old (PhD in the … Continue reading

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Pop Culture Homework Assignment: A bunch of episodes of MI-5

Or, Spooks, as it was known in the UK. This is a neat little spy show about the British Intelligence Services. They have neat little gadgets. They all have excellent computer skills and speak a gazillion languages. They do fun … Continue reading

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Pop Culture Homework Assignment: Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

When Elizabeth Taylor died (and before I topped out my Netflix queue) I added all of her films I hadn’t seen but had heard were classics to my queue. As it turns out, that is pretty much the whole Elizabeth … Continue reading

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Pop Culture Homework Assignment: The Vampyr

So, my first film of the summer season is a 1934 classic from Germany called “Vampyr”. Its about some poor sap on vacation who gets suckered into saving a couple of pretty sisters from a terrible fate. For some unknown … Continue reading

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This Summer’s Pop Culture Homework Assignment

Since I’ve moved to Buffalo, I’ve had a couple of summers that have been filled with fun self-propelled learning and not a lot of sleep because of all the sun. They’ve also been time periods that were often lacking in … Continue reading

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