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Stag at Sharkey’s by George Bellows

This painting is listed as a Must See at the Cleveland Museum of Art. I don’t like the subject matter, but I can respect the artistry. And I can respect the fact that George Bellows is a fellow Ohioan. He … Continue reading

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90’s Songs: This Is How We Do It by Montell Jordan

This song needs no introduction. And it never fails to make me happy.

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Documentaries You Should See: This Changes Everything

This Changes Everything is a documentary about women in film. It’s an often frustrating depiction, especially when the actresses read descriptions of female characters in films. “Pretty. Big tits.” It is both a documentary and a call to arms. It’s … Continue reading

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Starrucca Viaduct, Pennsylvania from Jasper Francis Cropsey

I love the autumn foilage.

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Tear Down All Statues (I’m Serious)

One thing I hear all the time is, “If we take down statues of Confederate officers, where does it end? Will we take down all statues?”. To which I answer, ” Why not? ” To be clear, I am not … Continue reading

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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Re-Read

1 Dobby has a winning, childlike appeal. 2. The rule that underage witches and wizards can’t use magic outside of school is very unfair to children in Muggle homes. Harry gets in trouble for something that is not his fault. … Continue reading

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Beethoven Piano Donate No 6 in F Major by Jandro Lortie

This YouTube page says that a lot of people consider this one of Beethoven’s less important sonatas. https://m.youtube.com/results?search_query=Beethoven+piano+sonata+6 Does anyone have an opinion on that?

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Storage Vessel with Ransom of Hektor

This case shows the scene at the end of the Iliad when Priam appeals to Achilles for the body of Hector. It is an incredibly moving scene. The Iliad does not end with the heroes basking in their glory, but … Continue reading

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90’s Songs: Because You Loved Me by Celine Dion

Words cannot express how much I loved this song at the age of 12.

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Documentaries You Should See: Red Army

I am not a hockey fan, it I still really loved this movie. It is all about the great Soviet Hockey teams of the 1980’s. It details the inhuman conditions under which they trained but also the skill that made … Continue reading

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