Books

The Overton Window – Not the book Glenn Wrote.

Everyone has probably heard that this week Glenn Beck will be releasing his new book “The Overton Window“.    This is a work of fiction that Glenn has written.  This post is not about the book, that Glenn wrote, but about the concept of the Overton Window and what it is.

First off, the Overton Window concept is named after Joseph P. Overton (4 Jan 1960 – 30 June 2003).  In short, it is about a window in the political world.  This windows applies to most political idea or concept.  Basically, if an idea falls inside of this window, then the politician …

Men… who possess hidden wisdom, are freed from common rules.

I am currently reading the book “The Magician’s Nephew” by C.S. Lewis. And there is a couple of quotes that I want to talk about in the book. Yes, I know it is a work of fiction, but it also holds some truths. The first quote is where Digory is talking to his Uncle Andrew. His Uncle Andrew makes this comment in Chapter Two – Digory and His Uncle.

“Oh, I See. You mean that little boys ought to keep their promises. Very True: most right and proper, I’m sure, and I’m very glad you have been taught to do

I Am Legend – Movie vs. Book

I Am Legend (Full-Screen Edition) VS I Am Legend
Last night I watched “I Am Legend” on the big screen. You can find out more details by going to the Warner Brothers website for “I am Legend” I thought the movie was well done, but it deviated from the book written by Richard Matheson in the late 50′s.

WARNING: I am going to give away a lot of information that will spoil the movie and the book if you have not read them. So do not read any more if you plan on seeing the movie and don’t want to know what happens.


In this entry I …