Holidays

My Favorite Christmas Movie

“The epitome of this year’s Christmas offerings. Will catch at your heart and loosen your tear ducts. If you loved ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ or ‘The Homecoming’ you will spend a four-handkerchief night with ‘The Gift of Love.’ The entire project is a joy.” – Newark Star-Ledger The classic Christmas movie, originally broadcast on CBS as an annual tradition, starring Lee Remick, Angela Lansbury & Polly Holliday. From its original producer, never before officially offered…

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Peaky Blinders

  Cillian Murphy in tweed, on a horse, beneath a foreboding sky. And don’t get me started on those caps and dusters. I just love a costume drama set in a world of working class manliness. According to the reviews, they’ve given it a sort of revisionist edginess that will, I think, resonate even more with today’s audience. Edited to Add: I’ve just watched the first episode, and I’m not quite sure what they were…

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Professors Test Fifty Shades of Grey Library Book, Find It Has Traces of Herpes Gross. Read more: Fifty Shades of Grey Tests Positive for Traces of Herpes Virus | TIME.com

Professors Test Fifty Shades of Grey Library Book, Find It Has Traces of Herpes Gross. Read more: Fifty Shades of Grey Tests Positive for Traces of Herpes Virus | TIME.com Gross. One more reason to read ebooks. Ew. By Jessica Roy jessicakroy​ Nov. 14, 2013 Two Belgian university professors decided to apply their knowledge of toxicology screenings to the 10 most borrowed books at the Antwerp library. Each book underwent bacteriology and toxicology tests, and the…

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  The period drama, which has yet to see its fourth-run debut stateside, will be back on PBS’ “Masterpiece Classics” in America and ITV in the U.K. “Downton Abbey” Downton Abbey still stands. The Emmy-winning drama from Julian Fellowes has been renewed for a fifth season — make that series, for fans in its native U.K. — and will continue to air on PBS’ Masterpiece Classics and ITV. The period piece, which recently wrapped its…

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