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Ram On

So Dear to My Heart – While I don’t think I’d even heard of this 1949 movie before Beth brought it to my attention, it was one of the earliest Disney films to incorporate animation into a mostly live action … Continue reading

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Absolutely Cuckoo

I think the first time I came across the word “Cloudcuckooland” might have been in The Dictionary of Imaginary Places, but I’ve come across the term occasionally since then. Apparently it’s actually used as the name of a place in … Continue reading

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My Maiden Aunt’s Mind Is Vicious

Merry Christmas Eve! I’m getting into the spirit with this post, which is all about Christmas music. CHRISTMAS SONGS I’VE HEARD WAY TOO MUCH RECENTLY: Santa Baby – I don’t remember hearing this all that much in my formative years, … Continue reading

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