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National Sister Day

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National Sister Day

Yesterday was National Sister Day. I don’t usually care about seemingly made-up holidays, but it seemed like a good opportunity. There’s so much outcry against the media, particularly in its portrayal of women and their relationships. I’m not saying that I agree or disagree with everything said, but I do believe the outcry is overblown. […]

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Emily
Emily

Billy the Kid vs. Dracula

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Billy the Kid vs. Dracula

Billy the Kid vs. Dracula. Yes, this is a real movie. Yes, I have watched it. The Plot In this film, Billy the Kid has put aside his lawless ways and is engaged to a nice girl, Betty, who runs her family’s ranch. Betty’s mother and uncle (who Betty has conveniently never met) are coming […]

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Emily

Love & Friendship

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Love & Friendship

Another new Jane Austen film is in theaters–Love & Friendship. If that doesn’t sound familiar, you shouldn’t be surprised. It’s based on Lady Susan, which wasn’t published until decades after Jane’s death. I have never read Lady Susan, but I knew it was about a scheming and beautiful woman who did as she pleased. That is an accurate […]

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