116 Years of Dr. Seuss

116 Years of Dr. Seuss

Whether you learned about environmentalism for the first time with The Lorax or enjoyed a day in with The Cat in the Hat, Dr. Seuss has impacted children for generations. From the publication of his first children’s book And To Think That I Saw It On Mulberry Street in 1937, it was clear that Dr. Seuss was going to be a mainstay in children’s literature. Seuss’ birthday is one of the biggest birthday celebrations in schools and libraries across the country. For those who are out of school, these lesser-known Dr. Seuss facts are not likely to be celebrated at …

7 Scariest Film Adaptations (You Won’t Guess Number 1!)

7 Scariest Film Adaptations (You Won’t Guess Number 1!)

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Short stories, novellas, novels, well books in general might just be words on paper, but those things are scary. In addition to giving me a paper cut, books can horrify me to my core. And you know what is scary? Film. What is a film? A series of moving images and images can be scary. Make them move, I just crapped my pants. So, in honor of fear and in glory to our blood thirsty gods, we present to you seven of Scariest Film Adaptations. Mark my words, young child, you won’t guess number one!     7-It: Chapter 1   …

7 Scariest Film Adaptations (You Won't Guess Number 1!)

7 Scariest Film Adaptations (You Won't Guess Number 1!)

Book Culture

Short stories, novellas, novels, well books in general might just be words on paper, but those things are scary. In addition to giving me a paper cut, books can horrify me to my core. And you know what is scary? Film. What is a film? A series of moving images and images can be scary. Make them move, I just crapped my pants. So, in honor of fear and in glory to our blood thirsty gods, we present to you seven of Scariest Film Adaptations. Mark my words, young child, you won’t guess number one!     7-It: Chapter 1   …

5 Times SNL Hilariously Parodied Classic Books

5 Times SNL Hilariously Parodied Classic Books

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Books are weird. We have books about children who don’t grow, books about evil jewelry, books about people who really want to sit in uncomfortable chairs, books about cats who wear hats for reasons that are  never explained, and books about orphans. It’s a lot to take in, but you know what makes it so much easier? Humor.   Image Via Amazon And SNL is funny. It’s had its up and downs, but when your show is over thirty years old, of course there are going to be some duds. But when it’s good, it is amazing. So, in honor …