T. Gorski

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Location: Arlington, Texas USA
 

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Marnie <b>VHS</b> ~ Tippi Hedren
Marnie VHS ~ Tippi Hedren
Those who give poor ratings to this movie need to buy/rent thrillers with lots of machine-gun fire etc. This movie is not like that. But there are layers and layers of things to think about. It moves slowly at times as if Hitchcock supposed viewers could not make the connections very well. But there is enough here to provoke (as it has!) many essays and papers on the psychological issues it draws upon. QUITE WORTH A LOOK!!!
Hindsight by Peter Wright
Hindsight by Peter Wright
No, it's not _The Great Gatsby_ but I gave this book 5 stars because I've always liked stories about marvelous new machines/technologies with world-changing potential and because the idea of a time machine that could simply recover images from the past is such a simple one that its surprising that no one's written a story (at least I don't think so) about it before. The author does a good job of sketching out the potential for spying, law enforcement, historical research and, yes, revisiting alleged miraculous/supernatural events including those on which major world religions were founded. Even then he's barely scratched the surface (which is all we expect a good storyteller to do).
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Quacks and Crusaders: The Fabulous Careers of John&hellip by Eric S. Juhnke
5.0 out of 5 stars SHOCKING!!, Feb. 3 2003
This book is all the more shocking when you realize that RIGHT NOW the taxpayer, thanks to credulous politicians like Senator Tom Harkin and Congressman Dan Burton and others, is being made to pay for "medical care" that is every bit as crazy as the things in this book. Someday someone will write a book like this but it will be about *present-day* nonsense, including a National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (the only center in the NIH oriented around the needs of practitioners - CAM practitioners in this case - as opposed to the needs of patients) that pays for psychic power therapy, a White House Commission on CAM headed by a former devotee of the Bhagwan… Read more