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Will Vinton closed Thursday, at 70

In 1981, or 1982, at Gunn high school in Palo Alto, I took an elective course on film as literature with Frank Ratliff. He showed closed Mondays the 1974 film by will Vinton which won the Academy award. Years later … Continue reading

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The first rule of fight club is: you do not talk about fight club

The first rule of fight club is: you do not talk about fight club b/w Wikipedia account of Colin McGregor post-loss melee from October 6, 2018 i.e. 48 hours ago: Following the fight at UFC 229 on 6 October 2018, … Continue reading

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In New York State of mind, but thinking of The Man from ‘Cincinnati Kid’

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Petition for a Burt Reynolds triple feature at Packard’s Stanford Theatre

I’ve got it as deliverance, the longest yard, smoky in the bandit, boogie nights 1998 with essays by David Thompson, Richard and music, Michael McFall, the Menlo park mystery spy guy, Ken Dauber And: Suggestions by my super smart phone … Continue reading

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Gauche the cellist

Backed with The Quotidien in quodlibet

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Murder trial in Ohio

I didn’t catch the details edit to add or subtract: a couple days later, watching Godfather II, which is high art: [B_] received international and sustained press coverage for her response to the question “Do you think women are depicted … Continue reading

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My ‘vag’* is Chef Chu, your ‘vag’ is frozen takeout dim sum from some hole in the wall under the bridge in Foster City

New York Times mentions crazy Rich Asians but does not mention Jon Chu until deep into the story, whereas Palo Alto Weekly gives it two- an-a-half stars but does not have a byline. *i think that word, rhymes with Madge … Continue reading

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