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action hero screen test

action hero screen test

The Husband (as I’m watching the trailer for Stardust – scroll to 2.00 to see the goods): Yeah, the ol’ “swing from a chandelier” schtick. Standard.Me: You have to have a sword to make it work right.TH: And you have to grab the rope before you slash, otherwise the chandelier crashes to the ground and […]

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Breakfast at Tiffany's

Breakfast at Tiffany’s

I watched Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany’s again last night and remembered all the things I loved and hated about that fabulous old (1961) film. I loved that her couch is half a bathtub and that her phone is in a sound-muffling suitcase. I loved every single outfit Holly Golightly wore, even the tuxedo […]

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Lincoln’s man purse

The other day I pulled some documents out of my slim, black, laptop-only carrying case and was surprised by the Maker’s delighted exclamation, “Just like Abe Lincoln’s hat!” Rather than look like an utterly unschooled idiot, I kept my peace and googled it as soon as he left the room. It’s true! Abe Lincoln stored […]

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