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Harry Potter and The Sorcerer’s Stone Re-Read

1 So, a few weeks ago I reread Harry Potter And The Sorcerer’s Stone. This is not going to be a formal review since I have already read the book twice. But I haven’t read the books in ten years … Continue reading

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Re-Reading Harry Potter Introduction

It has been ten years since I last read Harry Potter.  It is time to read them again. The books haven’t changed in 10 years, but I sure have.  And so has the world.  It is time to read them … Continue reading

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Lynn Barber and Rafa: Tone (part 2)

Ok, I’ve mentioned the positives of Lynn Barber’s interview.  Now, on to the negatives!  The tone of the piece is a real problem.  In fact, given the subject matter of the piece, I have to address the tone first, before … Continue reading

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Lynn Barber and Rafa: One Year Later (part 1)

One year ago, June 5, 2011, Lynn Barber fired the shot heard around the tennis world: a tension filled, somewhat rude, and frankly, very bizarre interview with Rafael Nadal.  Now, after the past eight months of ultrasounds, biopsy, surgery and … Continue reading

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