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“The Emperor of Ice-Cream”, Wallace Stevens

Call the roller of big cigars, The muscular one, and bid him whip In kitchen cups concupiscent curds. Let the wenches dawdle in such dress As they are used to wear, and let the boys Bring flowers in last month’s newspapers. Let be be finale of seem. The only emperor is the emperor of ice-cream. […]

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Mamma Mia! – 2008

Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance Release Date June 30, 2008 Duration: 108 Minutes Plot: Donna lives with Sophie, her daughter, on a small Greek Island. They have there a picturesque pansion, and they are doing their best to survive economicaly. Sophie is about to be married and her two best friends and the two best friends […]

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How to Train your Dragon 2 – 2014

Genre: Action Adventure Animation Release Date: June 11, 2014 Duration: 102 minutes Plot: A lot of things have changed in five years, and now most Vikings on Berk island have their own dragon. The kids in particular, the old “gang” we met in the first movie, now even do dragon races! Hiccup – always different […]

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How To Train Your Dragon – 2010

Genre: Action Adventure Animation Comedy Fantasy Release Date: April 1, 2010 Duration: 98 minutes Plot: In Berk island, somewhere in the distant north, there is a village with fearless Vikings. These tough people are surviving on fishing, farming and hunting… dragons. Of course they are not hunting dragons for food, but to protect their flocks […]

Posted inSweets

Yogurt sweet

Ingredients 1 pineapple jelly 1 (small) can pineapple 1 small milk cream (200 gr) 1/2 kg yogurt strained Method: We put the pineapple jelly and a glass of hot water in a bowl and we mix them well in small speed. We add a glass of cold pineapple juice from the pineapple can. We mix […]

Posted inLiterature

“Reconstructing Amelia”, Kimberly McCreight

Amelia is a 15-year-old girl in a college preparatory school. Amelia had never been in trouble in her entire life. Her teachers called her a delight – bright, creative, thoughtful, focused. She excelled in athletics and was involved in every extracurricular activity under the sun. She volunteered once a month at CHIPS, a local soup […]

Posted inPoultry

Chicken Legs with Honey and Mustard

Ingredients 2 1/2 kgr chicken legs (whole legs or drumsticks) 4-5 tablespoons Dijon smooth mustard 4-5 tablespoons honey 2 tablespoons olive oil some rosemary sprigs salt and freshly ground pepper Method: We mix in a bowl honey, mustard and olive oil adding a little salt. We use an oil brush to apply our mixture on […]

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Maleficent – 2014

Genre: Action Adventure Animation Family Fantasy Release Date: May 28, 2014 Duration: 97 minutes Plot: We have all heard the tale of Sleeping Beauty. In this movie, with the motto “do not believe in fairy tales”, it is time to look at the familiar story from the perspective of Evil Queen, aka Maleficent. Maleficent is […]

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Godzilla – 2014

Genre: Action Adventure Science Fiction Release Date: May 15, 2014 Duration: 123 minutes Plot: The new Godzilla movie begins with archive footage from 1954: a giant monster appears in the Pacific Ocean and the USA drop nukes to exterminate it. In the next scene, we are in 1999 and we see Dr. Ishiro Serizawa discovering […]

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Divergent – 2014

Genre: Action Adventure Romance Science Fiction Release Date: March 18, 2014 Duration: 139 minutes Plot: We are in a Dystopia in the future. The world is divided in five factions to eliminate the reasons behind conflicts and wars. Each teen – regardless of what faction his family belongs to – chooses the group that he […]

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X-Men: Days of Future Past – 2014

Genre: Action Adventure Science Fiction Release Date: May 10, 2014 Duration: 131 minutes Plot: Professor Xavier (Patrick Stewart) and Magneto (Ian McKellen) decide to send Wolverine back in time. And they do have a very good reason for their effort: the future is even more bleak than their worst nightmares. Sentinels created by Trask Industries […]