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Tag Archives: John Ford

At some point in January I decided to keep track of all the movies I watch in 2018. Please read that sentence carefully: “the movies I watch” is the key phrase. As a rule, I rarely “go out to see” a movie in theaters anymore because I don’t care too much about new movies. I’ll […]

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In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, let’s start the proceedings off with some memorable “Pats.” Here’s a favorite of the Italians of the 1960s and 1970s, Pat Cooper. I always wanted to like Pat Cooper because so many others seemed to enjoy him so much but his humor just never did it for me. Even […]

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Last week it was Frank Sinatra and Rod McKuen. This week, in the hopes of starting a tradition of “musical Fridays,” I’m posting some musically fun Julie Andrews spots. I saw something on Facebook recently about “posting something that your friends might not know about you.” Well, my friends know that when it comes to […]

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