Archive for September, 2013


I have just returned from dinner with some friends. The movie “Sideways” came up when we were toasting with wine.

Sideways Movie Poster

Sideways Movie Poster

Remember the scene in “Sideways” when the main character, played by Paul Giamatti, drinks mind-numbing amounts of wine in a McDonald’s?

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The trailer for the new Hunger Games installment is up on the internet.
“Catching Fire”, starring Jennifer Lawrence, is due out in the Fall of 2013.

Jennifer Lawrence in Catching Fire

Jennifer Lawrence in Catching Fire

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I’ve been getting ready for the new Hunger Games installment. The movie “Catching Fire” is due out in Fall, 2013. I picked up a copy of the book at a local bookstore. It’s wonderful. Can’t wait for the movie.

(No spoilers here).

What is a mockingjay  A cross between a jabberjay and a mockingbird

What is a mockingjay A cross between a jabberjay and a mockingbird

In the book “Catching Fire”, Katniss explains, “What is a mockingjay?”

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