Reviews and other Features: Animal Magic

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I haven’t done a book review for a while, but inspired by quite a few awesome readathons about, I thought I should do something. Here’s my take on Animal Magic: A Brother’s Story by Andrew Barrow, which I just finished. Feel free to share your thoughts about this, or check out my reviews on The Things they Carried or The Secret History.

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Line(s) of the Day #MyNameisEarl

Randy and Earl

Can I have more money for the claw machine? You’re the one who told me to go after Kermit, he’s got those skinny legs, he’s not a cheap Muppet to claw.

Randy Hickey (Ethan Suplee) from the comedy My Name is Earl (2005 – 2009). WInner of several Emmys, the premise of the show was Earl deciding to right the wrongs of his petty crime past after winning a lottery ticket (and then losing it!)

Film Quizzes: Four of a Kind Part 2

Most of you did so well in Part 1 of the film quadruple series + that I’m curious to see how you will do in the second part of the quiz. A maverick collection again, covering a whole array of different decades and genres. Do you have a favourite film franchise? How did you do in the quiz?

Film Quizzes - Four of a kind Part 2 Film 1 (1960s)

Film Quizzes - Four of a kind Part 2 Film 2 (1980s)

Film Quizzes - Four of a kind Part 2 Film 3 (1990s)

Film Quizzes - Four of a kind Part 2 Film 4 (1990s)

Film Quizzes - Four of a kind Part 2 Film 5 (2000s)

Film Quizzes - Four of a kind Part 2 Film 6 (2010+)

Answers below

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Awards: Three of a different kind

It’s awards time again. I know they’re not for everyone, but I can see the benefits. They give you a chance to find out about the people who you regularly read, give you a chance to thank them and sometimes find other cool bloggers through them. There’s no pressure for any of them to accept though, but hopefully they’ll still see it as a compliment.

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