Top 5 Best Quotes from Jerry Seinfeld’s Book ‘Seinlanguage’

Top 5 Best Quotes from Jerry Seinfeld’s Book ‘Seinlanguage’

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Everybody knows the show Seinfeld. It’s considered by critics and fans as not only one of the best sitcoms of all time, but one of the best shows of all time, period.  His stand-up comedy has also been immensely popular since the 80s, as his distinct and detailed observations about life have become the essence of his work.   Image Via Amazon   In 1993, Seinfeld published a book titled Seinlanguage, clearly a play on words, taking advantage of how the first four letters of “Seinfeld” are a homonym of “sign”. This book captures the absolutely ridiculous and hilarious perspectives and classical material that …

Top 5 Best Quotes from Jerry Seinfeld's Book 'Seinlanguage'

Top 5 Best Quotes from Jerry Seinfeld's Book 'Seinlanguage'

Book Culture

Everybody knows the show Seinfeld. It’s considered by critics and fans as not only one of the best sitcoms of all time, but one of the best shows of all time, period.  His stand-up comedy has also been immensely popular since the 80s, as his distinct and detailed observations about life have become the essence of his work.   Image Via Amazon   In 1993, Seinfeld published a book titled Seinlanguage, clearly a play on words, taking advantage of how the first four letters of “Seinfeld” are a homonym of “sign”. This book captures the absolutely ridiculous and hilarious perspectives and classical material that …

Two Adult Perspectives on Legendary Children’s Books

Two Adult Perspectives on Legendary Children’s Books

Simply aging does not mean the life lessons we learn from children’s books become meaningless. As the great C.S Lewis once proclaimed, “A children’s story which is enjoyed only by children is a bad children’s story”. The simplicity of children’s narratives allows us as adults to easily revisit them and experience them in a completely different way. I wrote an article about The Giving Tree and how the message it sends is extremely profound; something I never would have picked up as an eight year old. Here are two more adult perspectives of classic children’s stories.   1-Winnie the Pooh by A.A. Milne …

The Most Prolific Paul Simon Lyrics and Poems

The Most Prolific Paul Simon Lyrics and Poems

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When debating the greatest songwriters of all time with your friends, Paul Simon’s name should pop up at least once. Simon’s fame, influence, and success began as part of the legendary duo Simon & Garfunkel, formed in 1964 with musical partner Art Garfunkel. Simon wrote nearly all of the pair’s songs, including three that reached No. 1 on the U.S. singles charts: “The Sound of Silence”, “Mrs. Robinson”, and “Bridge over Troubled Water”. Although some of the lyrics of his solo work are quite random and eccentric, there is no denying his incredible ability to write. (Paul Simon: The Life …

Can Teens Today Relate to ‘The Catcher in the Rye’?

Can Teens Today Relate to ‘The Catcher in the Rye’?

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There is no question that teen rebellion is universal, and arguably generic. It is a healthy part of every kid’s development as it aids them in finding out who they truly are. Though rebellion is widespread, the subject matter of it varies.     One could argue that class, race and gender can have an effect on the outcomes of rebellion, which could bring us to an interesting topic of discussion: Has The Catcher in the Rye’s Holden Caulfield aged well in terms of being a relatable protagonist? Does he speak to this generation the way he did to previous …