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Several weeks ago, I wrote about my interdisciplinary class reading And the Band Played On , and the resulting discussion. The second book I have assigned this semester is the 1897 novel Dracula . ...
by annetteboardman
Comment Count 31 comments on Sat Mar 21, 2015 at 01:33 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
Vampires have gone through a lot of changes over the past several years. Although the sexualized ...
by cmcolin
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Oct 28, 2014 at 08:00 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
The movies of Hammer Studio are a source of some disagreement in the Horror world. While some fans find them elegant and elevated visions of ...
by cmcolin
Comment Count 20 comments on Fri Oct 10, 2014 at 08:00 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
After failing to secure the rights from Bram Stoker’s widow to adapt “Dracula”, producer Albin Grau and screenwriter Henrik Galeen charged forward with their film adaptation ...
by cmcolin
Comment Count 11 comments on Sun Oct 05, 2014 at 07:41 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
When you've got nothing of substance to say, just say that the President of the United States isn't a real American. Generally speaking, I support recycling. In this case, not so ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 98 comments on Sun Jul 27, 2014 at 12:15 PM PDT with 108 Recommends
Follow @RubenBolling on Twitter and Facebook . AND apply ...
by RubenBolling
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Jul 24, 2014 at 06:50 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
It’s not uncommon to hear the words “bloodsucker” and “republican” in the same sentence -- but what if I told you, the reader, that it literally goes together for one aspiring politician?
by Rick Mullenax
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Apr 07, 2014 at 06:00 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
The Climate Reality We are hovering around 400 ppm for carbon in the atmosphere which is 50 ppm beyond the safe threshold; 350 ppm. The planet, as a result of CO 2 being pumped into the ...
by FractivistForce
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri Jan 03, 2014 at 12:15 PM PST with 20 Recommends
As you make your rounds through the dark, eerie streets tonight, treading nervously between furtive ghosts, shuffling mummies and and cackling witches, you may have the occasion to ...
by Dartagnan
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Oct 31, 2013 at 03:05 PM PDT with 42 Recommends
Welcome to the fifth installment of What's On Your E-Reader? I apologize for this being late. My days got jumbled! What exactly is What's On Your E-Reader? This is my own little thing that I am ...
by Caedy
Comment Count 22 comments on Sun Aug 04, 2013 at 03:06 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
I watched two movies about immortality this week. One directed by James Mangold (3:10 to Yuma, Walk The Line) and the other by Neil Jordan (Interview With The Vampire and The Crying Game). One ...
by AntonBursch
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Jul 26, 2013 at 02:36 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
If one can claim that a virtual economy offers increased possibility for revolutionary political change, that change should be measured against more material forms of analysis rather than treating ...
by annieli
Comment Count 50 comments on Sun Jun 30, 2013 at 03:00 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Well! It's been a while, and I've got loads of new books lining the shelves of my dear Kindle. My portable library is getting fuller by the moment. I've gotten some freebies, and I'd also gotten a ...
by Caedy
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Apr 24, 2013 at 06:03 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
by shortfinals
Comment Count 39 comments on Sun Feb 24, 2013 at 07:00 AM PST with 41 Recommends
I love science. Growing up I also loved Star Trek, even higher quality shows like Buck Rogers and Battle Star Galactica. Through it all sometimes a small voice inside me, the skeptical ...
by shaketheworld
Comment Count 3 comments on Sun Nov 18, 2012 at 04:55 AM PST with 2 Recommends
Originally posted at Voices on the Square , a new blog in the sphere featuring News, Information, and Fun! Howdy howdy howdy everybody! Yessir, it's Tuesday evening so you know what time it is! Yes,
by poligirl
Comment Count 134 comments on Tue Oct 30, 2012 at 05:58 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
Since Halloween is tomorrow, I thought we'd do something a little different. There are tons of books out that have a supernatural flavor which feature characters with a queer bent. There is a ...
by Texdude50
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue Oct 30, 2012 at 05:02 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
Ed Rendell was at it again this morning on CNBC, this time slick talking about Medicare, a program he and his buddy, Pete Peterson, along with other vampires, want to rape. While the GOP says get ...
by fwdpost
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue Sep 04, 2012 at 06:58 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
Is this what happened, what really happened to the Republican party when nobody was watching too closely for a generation? The secret may have been inadvertently leaked to the public. The secret ...
by Angela Quattrano
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri May 25, 2012 at 08:08 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
I am standing up in the water's edge in my dream I cannot make a single sound as you scream It can't be that cold, the ground is still ...
by MichiganChet
Comment Count 163 comments on Mon May 28, 2012 at 08:04 PM PDT with 48 Recommends