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  •  I've thought about stuff like that and how (8+ / 0-)

    small our world has become in our exposure to the unfamiliar.

    Many of the musical movies of the thirties and forties had operatic or symphonic performances by the likes of Jose Iturbi, Jeanette McDonald and Lauritz Melchior along with Jane Powell. The mass audience ate it up. Their movies were very popular.

    How many movie audiences today would stand for this type of music as a prominent part of a movie?

    We have really been dumbed down culturally in so many ways.

    It’s the Supreme Court, stupid! Followed by: It's always the Supreme Court! Progressives will win only when we convince a majority that they, too, are Progressive.

    by auapplemac on Sun Aug 04, 2013 at 06:22:03 PM PDT

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