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Scumbag recruiting agency Softpath System LLC can go eat out its own ass! Good luck, nithesh@softpath.net

Jesus Fucking Christ. I come home from a long day’s work, and, in my personal email, I find THIS shit:   This is (N.Nithesh) from Softpath System LLC. Softpath is a preferred nationwide staffing vendor to Fortune 500 companies in … Continue reading

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BEST performance of Shakespeare’s “Macbeth” – Patrick Stewart

As well as Kate Fleetwood’s performance as Lady Macbeth. OUTSTANDING! One of the best cinematic performances that I have EVER seen. Available on DVD through NetFlix. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1570337/  

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Richard Lattimore’s translations of “The Iliad” and “The Odyssey” – The Great Books, vol. 3, (c) 1990

I have as a goal the reading of all 60 volumes (!) of the 1990 edition of The Great Books. I just finished reading “The Odyssey.” It’s considered the best translation out there, even though, today, there are a few … Continue reading

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Movie “Rampage” (2018) was filming in downtown Chicago today!

I went to work this morning to catch up on things, and left a little before noon to get some coffee at Dunkin Donuts. I step outside the office building doors, and look to my left, and THERE ARE ARMED … Continue reading

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Unbelievable! If distilled water or steam-generated water were really just pure water, it would kill us?!?!?!?

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It’s official! I have finally seen ALL of Shakespeare’s 37 plays!

God bless my NetFlix subscription, it’s actually been good for SOMETHING! In the accepted canon Shakespeare wrote 10 histories (mostly covering what is known as the War of the Roses),  11 tragedies, and 16 comedies. Many of the comedies are … Continue reading

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Ultimate lockpicker’s tool. Might as well leave all of our doors, etc. open.

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