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Comment on: 'Downtown Crossing is finally abuzz with activity as new apartment building rounds off other real estate ventures underway'
Posted 10/19/2011 10:43:22 EDT
Finally! Someone mentioned the Glass Slipper and Centerfolds! Luxury rental residences just across the street from the local strip club! I don't care what kind of building they keep putting up in that more »
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Posted 04/14/2011 09:39:37 EDT
For weeks and weeks now people have been predicting that Paul goes home and they've been wrong every time. His voice is unique as his is personality and I hope he sticks around for a very long time. S more »
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Posted 03/31/2011 11:13:01 EDT
I still love Paul's raspy, unique voice and I thought he was fabulous on Rocket Man. I've been over Pia for a while now. There's no denying she has a great voice, but I don't need to see her molars ev more »
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Posted 03/17/2011 09:46:52 EDT
I just read a Comcast-TV article where the writer claims that Jacob Lusk is the top runner. I don't know what that writer heard last night but he's CRAZY. Lusk was awful, as was Naima. I don't know wh more »
Comment on: 'Author goes vampire'
Posted 06/04/2010 12:14:04 EDT
I loved THE PASSAGE. I received an advance copy and took a blissfull two weeks to read all 766 pages. The monsters are vampire-like, but they're called "virals." I suppose if people are sick of the va more »
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Posted 03/17/2010 08:43:01 EDT
I also enjoyed this debut; instant teenage-nostalgia in a book. My review is at http://thecrowdedleaf.wordpress.com/2010/02/28/review-the-house-of-tomorrow-by-peter-bognanni. more »
Comment on: 'Paula Butturini discusses the healing power of food'
Posted 03/01/2010 11:45:15 EST
The actual link to the review of Keeping The Feast is: http://thecrowdedleaf.wordpress.com/2010/02/06/review-keeping-the-feast-by-paula-butturini-tss. Enjoy! more »
Posted 02/25/2010 09:47:34 EST
I would love to read the rest of this interview, the non-condensed version. Her memoir was about much more than food, it dealt with her husband's depression and the steps she took to survive a very lo more »
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Posted 01/15/2010 12:35:43 EST
I agree with you that The Swan Thieves will not attract as many readers at The Historian based on the plot, but I loved it. I am glad she decided to branch off and not cement herself in the vampire ge more »
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