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The Best Movies Released Before 1970

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A group of us tried to come up with a short list of exemplary pre-1970 movies. The goal was a maximum of 20. I couldn’t winnow mine down below 25, and even making that number was painful. They are presented here in no particular order. And before you start smacking me around for omitting one […]

Lonely for a Time: Poetry by Teagan Wood

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One of my favorite things is meeting a new writer, especially one who is not only new to me, but new to the whole scribbling scene. I was introduced to Teagan Wood a couple of weeks ago while in Seattle on business. An initial sampling of her poetry left me happily, if somewhat elusively, impressed. […]

Do You Have a Favorite Drunkard?

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So? Do you? Some amazing man or woman, past or present, who stands colossus-like atop the Big Keg, the ground below littered with crushed empties and the blacked-out carcasses of lesser beings? A verging demigod, whose prowess with a bottle leaves you shaking your head in pop-eyed adoration? Lots of us do. In addition to […]