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mikemarotta made a comment Jun 02 2018
"This masterful work weaves the threads of life into tapestries about people who were swept up in the events that they shaped. "Rebels" will ring true to today's radicals, both left and right, who make the Revolution a cornerstone (if not..." Permalink
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mikemarotta made a comment Apr 13 2018
"Unlike his operational handbook, "Team of Teams," this book is an autobiographical review of Gen. Stanley McChrystal’s tours of duty as the task force commander in Iraq and Afghanistan. As such, while the technical details provide hard-w..." Permalink
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mikemarotta made a comment Apr 13 2018
A Few Good Men
DVD - 1997
"The movie began as a Broadway play. Live theater is continuous rehearsal for the writer and director no less than for the cast. So, it came to the screen fully formed. But it does not stand up to repeated viewing. Most of the $33 million in pr..." Permalink
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Apr 13 2018
A Few Good Men
Blu-ray Disc - 2007
"Rather formulaic and while Nicholson was great as the commander the simpering, flippant character played by Tom Cruise grated. No military organization would've allowed such a man to operate at that level given his arrogance and disdain for autho..." Permalink
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mikemarotta made a comment Apr 13 2018
"Overall, it was easy to find much to disagree with but Chappell argues well for finding other solutions to our social problems. Chappell repeats his claims, which begin (easily enough) with the observation that 200 years ago, slavery was acce..." Permalink
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