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Review of The Rite

March 12, 2012
Year: 2011Director: Mikael HafstromWriter: Michael Petroni & Matt BaglioType of Horror: Satanic PossessionOut of 5 Stars (Bad, OK, Good, Great, Awesome): 3 1/2Belief in God, and the Devil, is assumed to be constant throughout all priests, but...
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The Ides of March-unlucky?

March 9, 2012
How many of us have heard the phrase “Beware the Ides of March”? It is a warning from a soothsayer to Julius Caesar. Unfortunately, Caesar was murdered on the “Ides of March” by Marcus...
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Read Iain Pears' “Giotto’s Hand”

January 17, 2012
One of my favorite subjects is art history, so when a mystery involves art, I jump at the chance to read it. I found this book in a used book store when I was browsing and selected it to...
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Review of The Devil's Labyrinth by John Saul

January 10, 2012
John Saul is an author who mixes the supernatural with human nature and doesn’t mind showing you the dark side of either. Bringing us his own version of horror since 1977, Saul has gripped us until the wee...
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THE BEST WINE TASTING IN ROME

November 13, 2011
An island of tranquility and elegance overlooking the Spanish Steps,Il Palazzetto's18th-century landmark terrace is one of the world’s best places to imbibe a robust Italian wine. The view, with a...
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