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Unreal American Heroes

When writing about tall tales, I would be remiss not to mention what I’m sure many Americans think of when they hear the term, which is the adventures of frontier folk heroes. These include actual people whose deeds were exaggerated, … Continue reading

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Appliance Alliance

The Brave Little Toaster – This 1987 film is part of the trend of giving life to inanimate objects, in this case household appliances. It strikes me as a much more difficult task to make them into sympathetic characters than … Continue reading

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Don’t Pick the Prickly Pear by the Paw

The Jungle Book, released in 1967, was the last Disney animated film made during Walt Disney’s lifetime. I have to say that the main draw of this movie for me might be the songs. I remember having a cassette of … Continue reading

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