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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for June 29, 2014

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for June 29, 2014

We the people—most of us, anyway—give credit to God for the special effects of creation, starting with time. But the measurement of time is our invention. It was we who came up wi ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for June 22, 2014

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for June 22, 2014

Just as it is advisable to count the spoons after a guest brags of honesty, it is well to mind particulars when generalities are flying loose.   “Simplifications ” from the b ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for June 15, 2014

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for June 15, 2014

For good or ill, there’s something to be said for the auteur.   From the book, “Years of the Electric Ear” (1994)   ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for June 8, 2014

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for June 8, 2014

The world citizen attacks famine as he would an enemy.   “Citizen of the World” broadcast July 10, 1949 on CBS   ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for June 1, 2014

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for June 1, 2014

There was in many of my productions a social awareness, that we’re not living in a vacuum, that there was a need for responsible citizenship and world awareness.   “The Poet Laure ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for May 25, 2014

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for May 25, 2014

Flowers, gentlemen, are hieroglyphs                         of love.             We send them today on errands of                         remembrance.             May they find th ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for May 18, 2014

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for May 18, 2014

The Nazis, when they occupied Paris, immediately abolished the brothels. They were very proper about sex, while at the same time they were making lampshade of human skin, and dest ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for May 11, 2014

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for May 11, 2014

And if you wish to assess the cost of beating the Fascists you must multiply the number of closed files in Departments of War by the exchange value of sorrow, which is infinite an ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for May 4, 2014

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for May 4, 2014

Take a bow, G.I., Take a bow, little guy. The superman of tomorrow lies at the feet of you common men of this afternoon.   This is it, kid, this is The Day, all the way from Newbu ...

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NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for April 27, 2014

NORMAN CORWIN QUOTE OF THE WEEK for April 27, 2014

Years of the electric ear! The heavens crackling with report: far-flung,             nearby, idle, inconsequential The worst of bad news and the best of good Seizures of opinion T ...

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