Music does this really weird thing to me. You know how in movies when you have this obsessed detective or even a stalker who has a wall or secret room covered with a jillion photographs connected to each other with …

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This week I watched the 2004 film The Alamo, starring Billy Bob Thornton, Dennis Quaid, and Patrick Wilson. I should begin by saying that I listened intently to Mrs. Walsh’s seventh grade Texas History lessons at David Crockett Junior High …

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“Look at this, Mom! Alexander Hamilton looks like the guy from Terra Nova.” I took a quick look at the crisp ten dollar bill I was about to use to pay for pizza, and found that, indeed, Jason O’Mara does …

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