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Al Brodax, cartoon producer, dies at 90

Al Brodax, a busy cartoon producer in the 1960s, has died at the age of 90, according to an obituary posted by The New York Times… 260 kata lagi

The Other Spies

Popeye-Killed in Action 27 November 1944

Of course, Popeye is a fictional character. How could he die in battle?  Who died on this day in 1944 was Willard G. Bowsky. Willie Bowsky was born in 1907 to a Jewish father and Italian mother and grew up in the New York metropolitan area. 334 kata lagi

American History

PopEye the Sailor man

PopEye the Sailor man

Pop eyes without eating canned Spinach

change ship direction according to storm conditions of how the wind switch

move forward on board with hot headed sailors unafraid to knock pride when they lock eyes… 128 kata lagi

Poetic Justice

The Exploitation of a Mentally-Ill Woman

When I was about six or so years old, I watched Popeye on Showtime and was immediately awe-struck by the skinny, raven-haired actress who played Olive Oyl. 1.166 kata lagi

"The Shining's" Shelley Duvall's Sad Struggle With Mental Illness

Actress Shelley Duvall is almost unrecognizable in a new preview clip from her interview with Dr. Phil.

The former star of The Shining, and  84 kata lagi

Features

2 Women: The Carrie White and Wendy Torrance Connection

Sissy Spacek and Shelly Duvall have both starred in major motion pictures based on the novels of Stephen King: Carrie (1976) and The Shining (1980). Thus, they are icons of the genre, two meek and passive women whose great personal power only gets unleashed at a time of extreme stress. 687 kata lagi

Stanley Kubrick

The Year I was born - Week 44 of the 52 week short story challenge

This is a short, short story today because my fingers are busy doing NaNoWriMo – my ninth successive year with eight successful contributions behind me. 503 kata lagi

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