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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Hollywood, all of us really, lost a treasure this week as Nora Ephron passed away at the age of 71. She was best known as an essayist, journalist, novelist and screenwriter. She wrote such screenplays as Silkwood (1983), When Harry …

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Don’t be silly, of course this isn’t true. There are millions of incredibly important things that movies never address at all. But for this blog’s sake, let’s all just pretend. Movies have taught me some really useful information and tricks. …

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