GREATMARTIN
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"Dunkirk"--Oscar worthy?--my review
Friday, July 21, 2017      0 comments

“Wings” won the first Best Picture Oscar in 1929 and since then 16 other war movies have been honored with that award. I have never been a fan of the g... Read more
Starting my 10th year today!
Friday, July 21, 2017      1 comments

I started on my 12 birthday—my 3rd Leap Year birthday—in 1948. I thought it made me look more sophisticated, debonair and grown up. 48 years later, ... Read more
Indian Harbor Restaurant--review
Wednesday, July 19, 2017      4 comments

I went into the restaurant for lunch knowing little of Indian food except curries and I left knowing even less. Reading a couple of reviews here, an... Read more
"Catfish Dewey's--a restaurant review
Monday, July 17, 2017      1 comments

I have been going to Catfish Dewey's for over 15 years but it had been awhile since I was there last. Robert wanted some catfish so there wasn't any... Read more
"the Little Hours"--a movie review
Friday, July 14, 2017      4 comments

Do you think nuns using the 'f' word is funny? Do you think virgin nuns trying to seduce a supposedly deaf mute young hunky guy is funny? Do you thi... Read more
"Maudie"--a movie review
Wednesday, July 12, 2017      2 comments

Walking out of “Maudie” I felt the same way I did after seeing “Monster” when I said that IF Charlize Theron didn’t win an Oscar for her transformat... Read more
Bring it on!
Monday, July 10, 2017      2 comments

I LOVE the summer!! I don’t care if it is in the 90s and so is the humidity. I don’t care if my glasses fog up when I walk out the door and the sweat starts making the shirt cling to the body. Why should I care when: A friend give... Read more
"The Big Sick"--Best movie of the year so far BUT...
Friday, July 07, 2017      4 comments

“The Big Sick” is an excellent movie with only 3 negatives, two really minor and another, in my opinion, major but I got over it! The movie is ... Read more
Where did you ever get the idea I like to eat out?
Thursday, July 06, 2017      0 comments

Book Café & "Newsies" Restaurant https://www.youtube.com/watc
h?v=ZIDSONfpgIE Daily Melt Restaurant https://www.youtube.com/watc
h?v=9la6ibC94to Dinner by the Sea https://... Read more
"The Beguiled"--a movie review
Wednesday, July 05, 2017      3 comments

Of the 60 plus movies that Nicole Kidman has made I have seen at least 30 and she is always good, many times rising above the material given her to ... Read more
Maria fixed it all!
Tuesday, July 04, 2017      2 comments

At the age of 81 my brain--yes, I do have one--is filled with so much information and so many irrelevant facts along with bits and pieces of memories not forget important information like names, faces, places, grammar, math and so on I forgive m... Read more
Anytime of the year it is beautiful here---and so am I! :O)
Sunday, July 02, 2017      1 comments

360 degrees on my walkway (February) https://www.youtube.com/watc
h?v=mITc-LmoBnw For a change—me (January +) https://www.youtube.com/watc
h?v=0hwPgKHHTCc another 360 degrees on my walkway (Sept... Read more
June 2017--Sigh! Someone has to live my life!
Friday, June 30, 2017      0 comments

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h?v=9g6mukQEWcs https://www.youtube.com/watch?
v=9g6mukQEWcs ... Read more
Living along the water
Thursday, June 29, 2017      0 comments

In my backyard https://www.youtube.com/watc
h?v=-G2Z09LbSyA The Audacity (sold shortly after I took this.) https://www.youtube.com/watc
h?v=yABdcaEd6jE The Point--this one is a li... Read more
Nothing left on my 'bucket list'?
Wednesday, June 28, 2017      6 comments

Do you remember the first time you heard/used the term bucket list? It seems everywhere you turn someone is mentioning and/or talking about their bu... Read more

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