Tag Archives: neil diamond

Gods, Men, and Monsters

In the Company of Ogres, by A. Lee Martinez – This was a comedic look on fantasy, hardly anything new, but still entertaining. It tells the story of Never Dead Ned, a guy who dies quite often, but is always … Continue reading

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We’ve Been Writing Rhymes and Trading Lines

The Monkees, Good Times! – Released in honor of the group’s fiftieth anniversary, it’s the first album they’ve done since their thirtieth anniversary. The members are known for not getting along all that well with each other, although when they … Continue reading

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I Have No Son!

While that statement is, in fact, literally true, I’m actually referring to the movie The Jazz Singer. I recently watched the 1927 original with Al Jolson and the 1980 remake with Neil Diamond back-to-back. Even if you haven’t watched either … Continue reading

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