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  • Did Mr Potter get away with the money? [Wonderful Life] - Vanity

    12/23/2011 2:21:48 PM PST · by SES1066 · 25 replies
    This wonderful Christmas perennial is very unusual for films in that Hays Code Era, a villain gets away with the crime. Does that affect your feelings about this movie? For me, when I saw this movie in my youth, it did catch my thought and I remember asking my parents why. Now as a seasoned adult, I think that I appreciate a movie that does not wrap up all of the threads into a neat package.

    04/22/2011 10:06:27 AM PDT · by wheresmyusa · 24 replies · 1+ views
    United Nations ^ | 4/20/2011 | U.N. Press Release
    THE ONLY PART YOU NEED TO SEE: "United States Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke noted that economic indicators did not adequately capture the economy in relation to the Earth’s natural systems. “This is like flying a very large airplane with no map,” he said. Societies had already exceeded planetary boundaries in terms of climate, biodiversity laws and overproduction of nitrogen. A “de-growth” agenda was essential. “We have to get discourse about de-growing the economy going, especially in North America,” he insisted. The sustainable development discourse should be grounded in the Earth Charter, a document developed over a decade of...
  • Pottersville Still Rocks after 2 years!

    12/24/2003 7:42:54 PM PST · by Jack Armstrong · 6 replies · 195+ views
    Free Republic ^ | Dec. 22, 2001 | Gary Kamiya
    Click to scroll to commentary. Pottersville Rocks! ^ | 12/22/01 | Gary Kamiya Posted on 12/26/2001 7:08:20 AM PST by Clemenza All hail Pottersville! The "bad" town in "It's a Wonderful Life" jumps and jives 24/7 with hot bars and cool chicks -- while "wholesome" Bedford Falls is a claustrophobic snooze. By Gary Kamiya