• Beit She'an, Israël
    The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step. ~ Lao Tzu
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    The larger the island of knowledge, the longer the shoreline of wonder. ~ Ralph W. Sockman
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"I intend to live forever. So far, so good." ~ Steven Wright

Perpetual Favorite: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Perpetual Favorite: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

"Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind" goes by like a fevered dream of love, but one you remember vividly, with profound pleasure. A romantic comedy unlike any other, this gorgeous phantasmagoria, which was written by Charlie Kaufman, directed by Michel Gondry and shot by Ellen Kuras, takes a question that's been posed by poets across the ages -- of what is love compounded? -- and examines it, postmodern style, through fanciful high-tech scans of the memory traces in a scorned lover's brain. The premise is fairly simple, though it's set forth in a Mobius-strip narrative that can be befuddling unless you open yourself to the surfeit of cha...

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Paws Up

Paws Up for Top Performer in 2013: Scarlett Johansson
1 Nov

Paws Up for Top Performer in 2013: Scarlett Johansson

Lucy Luc Besson’s action spectaculars have always operated on a visceral level. Now he ...
‘The Way, Way Back': Five Barks (2013)
31 Dec

‘The Way, Way Back': Five Barks (2013)

If you follow the money, and how much of it the studios can squander on hollow junk, then the big ne...
Glida’s Top Barks for Each Year Since 2005
31 Dec

Glida’s Top Barks for Each Year Since 2005

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The Island

Family Journey: Israël/Paris 2014

Family Journey: China 2003/2008/2012

Family Journey: NW California 2011

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