Archives for: "September 2008"

This Side of Paradise - F. Scott Fitzgerald

September 29th, 2008
This Side of Paradise established F. Scott Fitzgerald as the prophet and golden boy of the newly dawned Jazz Age. Published in 1920 when Fitzgerald was just twenty-three, it is the story of Amory Blaine, a privileged, aimless, and self-absorbed… more »

September 26th, 2008
That must be how families are, thought Jenny Fields. She felt if she ever had children she would love them no less when they were twenty than when they were two; they might need you more at twenty, she thought. What do you really need when you're two?… more »

Recipe of the Month - October, 2008

September 25th, 2008
Pumpkin Ravioli For the filling: 1 1/2 pound pumpkin 2 tablespoons softened unsalted butter 1 egg yolk 1/4 cup grated Locatelli cheese 1 tablespoon minced fresh sage Freshly grated nutmeg to taste Salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste 1 package… more »

Photo Theme of the Month - October, 2008

September 24th, 2008
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Beer of the Month - October, 2008

September 23rd, 2008
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Book of the Month - October, 2008

September 22nd, 2008
A Man without a Country by Kurt Vonnegut A Man without a Country is Kurt Vonnegut's hilariously funny and razor-sharp look at life, art, politics, himself, and the condition of the soul of America today. Written over the last five years with the… more »

September 19th, 2008
"It doesn't have to be that bad," Chade said quietly. "Most prisons are of our own making. A man makes his own freedom, too." more »

Movie of the Month - October, 2008

September 18th, 2008
Harry and Tonto Art Carney won a Best Actor Oscar for his moving performance in this poignant comedy that proves it's never too late to live. When Harry Golden's New York apartment faces demolition, he and his cat Tonto set out for Los Angeles to live… more »

September 15th, 2008
Nick Naylor: That's the beauty of argument, if you argue correctly, you're never wrong. more »

Recipe of the Month - September, 2008

September 14th, 2008
Stuffed Chicken Caprese A classic summer favorite, caprese salad, lends its flavors to this easy chicken dish. The chicken is stuffed with mozzarella and basil leaves and then served with sautéed cherry tomatoes and a sprinkling of torn basil. 4… more »