Monthly Archives: June 2012

Protected: My Daughter’s Senior Recital

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Movie Review: Contagion (2011)

Contagion (2011) 3 out of 5 stars I’ve actually seen better pandemic disaster movies, but I can’t recall the name(s) of them off the top of my head.  I agree with most critics that the science and especially the government … Continue reading

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Hot June, Cool Moon

I backburnered my walking routine as the mercury topped triple digits the last week of June.  I just can’t submit Apollo, who is mostly black in color, to early evening walks, with the sun still beating down, making the asphalt … Continue reading

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A Pint Low

I donated whole blood today.  I have been unable to donate for nearly two decades, due to chronic anemia.  The last time I attempted (and failed to meet the minimum iron level) was either the immediately following the Andover tornado … Continue reading

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Moview Review (Reblog): The Grey (2012)

Originally posted on Soliloquium:
I watched The Grey last night. The film explores death from a nihilistic standpoint. Its dialogue, plot, and cinematography all highlight the ugliness and crushing inevitability of death, and its very setting – the harsh Alaskan…

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Movie Review: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011)

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011) 3.5 out of 5 stars Perhaps I should have read the book first.  Or at least read a plot synopsis.  As much as I love hacker themes, I have a hard time swallowing … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Man on a Ledge (2012)

Man on a Ledge (2012) 3.5 out of 5 stars A better than average thriller starring a couple of my favorite actors: Sam Worthington and Ed Harris (although the latter looked like he had recently been ill and lost some … Continue reading

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