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The FUNKY Mind of Alex Garland

The FUNKY Mind of Alex Garland

Filmmaker Alex Garland will make his directorial debut with “Ex Machina”!  A Sci-Fi flick, he also wrote the screenplay for it, which follows his previous works “Sunshine,” “Never Let Me Go” and “Dredd.”

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FUNKY BASKETBALL: KNICKS VS. NETS – A GIFT OR A CURSE?

FUNKY BASKETBALL: KNICKS VS. NETS – A GIFT OR A CURSE?

When riding the subway train yesterday, as I sat down, I noted a young man sitting across from me wearing a New York Knicks cap.  At the same time, I could see my own reflection, as I was wearing a Brooklyn Nets cap.  Liken to one of the titles of a CD released by one of the Nets owners, I thought the dynamic of two basketball teams for NYC are a Gift and a Curse.

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EIGHT FUNKY FACTS ABOUT 8

EIGHT FUNKY FACTS ABOUT 8
Originally intended to eventually be the 1st blog on the eighth page of the FUNKALICIOUS blog, I dedicated it to the number-8.  I’ve listed eight FUNKY aspects of symbolism about the number 8, that may be enlightening.  Although how this ended up not being where I expected it to be remains a mystery, my blog on the number 9 falls in it’s proper place.

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AMAZING MIRACLES AND WONDERFUL MUSIC

AMAZING MIRACLES AND WONDERFUL MUSIC

This past June marked the third anniversary of Michael Jackson’s death.  As his birthday approaches I’m reminded that I still miss him.  He wasn’t a relative, but I grew up with him throughout my life.  I don’t believe you ever stop missing the ones you love, you just learn to live with it.

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RED HOOK SUMMER – AN INTERVIEW WITH SPIKE LEE

RED HOOK SUMMER – AN INTERVIEW WITH SPIKE LEE

Spike Lee’s new film “Red Hook Summer” hits theaters on Friday.  The latest installment from his “Chronicles of Brooklyn,” it follows previous releases “She’s Gotta Have It,” “Do The Right Thing,” “Crooklyn,” “Clockers” and “He Got Game.”

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TRUE FUNKIN’ FRIENDS

TRUE FUNKIN’ FRIENDS

What is a friend?  I’ve always said and still say that my love and friendship are eternal.  It’s just the way I’m built, the way I am, the way I was brought up.  Unfortunately not everyone holds this to be true.  Someone once said that “Friendship is the golden thread that ties the hearts of people around the world.”  According to “Google,” a friend is a person whom one knows and with whom one has a bond of mutual affection, typically exclusive of sexual or family relations.

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