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25 Years After: Die Hard, A Degenerative Retrospective

Bruce Willis in Die Hard

John McTiernan’s Die Hard opened twenty-five years ago to a mixed reception, receiving both popular praise and critical loathing.

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Holiday Book Shopping Guides, Best of 2012 Roundup: Monday’s Margins

Christmas Tree Made of Books

A look at critics’ favorite books of 2012, holiday book shopping guides, and a year in reading.

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Christmas Gift Ideas

Every year at Christmas time my mother asks the family the same question. “What is your most memorable Christmas gift?” My father recalls a bicycle that he received when he was in his pre-teen years. He was somewhat displeased at the time, since this present was his sole Christmas gift and his other siblings seemed […]

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