Monthly Archives: December 2011

THE DESCENDANTS: A REVIEW

The Descendants, directed by Alexander Payne and starring George Clooney, is one of the best films of 2011.  Set in the loveliness of Hawaii, and filled with Hawaiian music, it tells the story of an uninvolved father who suddenly has … Continue reading

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IDEA: BAN SOME PARENTS

Even in the sea of noise and electronic congestion, life still has some pleasures.  One, I own, is eating.  Another is shopping for food, which requires the similar organs of imagination and memory.  As I get older, and a number … Continue reading

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