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One day, 5 movies, 13 hours of cinema: 8/7/04

Just cleaning out my closet, happened to come upon the day of my life that I spent the most time in movie theaters. Talk about a misspent youth…go ahead and talk, but this journal entry was from a well-spent time when I wasn’t all that young, almost exactly ten years ago. If you’re wondering what it would be like if I wrote capsule film reviews…you might finish this still wondering, because this was after 13 hours of cinema-used braindwidth. From
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Autism

Faithfully

Last week I wrote about our adventures in Yellowstone National Park. Before Wyoming becomes too distant in my mind’s rearview mirror, I want to shine a light on one little hour we spent there. At one point, I sent wifey to go see the picturesque springs and geysers near Old Faithful. I’d seen them seven years ago, she hadn’t. Dar can sometimes handle the walk, but he often drags his feet, and I wanted wifey to be able to cover a
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Populism

42 year waves

1000 years from now, when they talk about the American Century, what will they say? If a textbook from the year 3000 only has about a paragraph to devote to the 20th century – and let’s face it, how long did your history books linger on the 10th century? – what will be left in, what will be left out? I can think of a few persons that might come up, or not. But there’s two words I can’t imagine
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