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  1. State Department Misplaced $6B Under Hillary ClintonRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Free Republic

    ... two Massachusetts women.) by kickstart ("A gun is a tool. It is only as good or as bad as the man who uses it" . Alan Ladd in 'Shane') Yep. You are right our own money is being used to set up our demise both as a country and a people. Thieves should ...


  2. Flint Ignites Coburn's CoolRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 |

    ... were frequently not that unlike those of his most sadistic adversary; in fact, he brings to mind the mantra of Alan Ladd's psychotic Raven in 1942's This Gun for Hire : "I'm my own police." The gag being that Flint was always right was as grating as ...


  3. The 411 Movies Top 5 3.21.14: Top 5 Young Adult AdaptationsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 20 |

    ... first thing I noticed was how the Shane character was lightened up for the movie. Shane, as played by the great Alan Ladd, was certainly mysterious and dangerous, but he wasn't dressed all in black and he was smiling the first time we see him. I ...


  4. 2016? Hillary Clinton 47%, Jeb Bush 33%Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... percent (6%) are undecided. by kickstart ("A gun is a tool. It is only as good or as bad as the man who uses it" . Alan Ladd in 'Shane') are any of us waiting for a Hillary vs Cruz/Paul, Cruz/West, or maybe a Cruz/Walker ticket Poll? Pollsters who ...


  5. Connecticut halts plans to round up firearms after finding most cops in the state are on the listRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... threaten the gov. by kickstart ("A gun is a tool. It is only as good or as bad as the man who uses it" . Alan Ladd in 'Shane') "The good Gov will enlist the Conn. National Guard or ask odumbo to send in his jackboots to get the job done. I can only ...


  6. 'She wasn't scared a bit': How girl...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... will get us all killed yet! by kickstart ("A gun is a tool. It is only as good or as bad as the man who uses it" . Alan Ladd in 'Shane')


  7. Labor unions disappointed at 1 percent pay raise Obama to propose for federal workersRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... 3 years before that was 1%. by kickstart ("A gun is a tool. It is only as good or as bad as the man who uses it" . Alan Ladd in 'Shane') Back in the 2005-2009 era, I was a contractor under the gov't, and never got a single pay raise after day one of ...


  8. Opinion: The Academy Awards may be just for show, but for those snubbed by Oscar, the pain is realRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | Real Change

    ... but missed out on a Best Picture Oscar. Alfred Hitchcock never won an Oscar for his directing; Charlie Chaplin, Alan Ladd and Greta Garbo couldn't get gongs for their acting. The Marx Brothers and Errol Flynn never even snared a nomination. Walter ...


  9. BluRay 'The Great Gatsby' if Daisy loved Gatsby she would've waited for himRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2014 |

    ... novel written by F. Scott Fitzgerald. My favorite version has always been the 1949 black & white film starring Alan Ladd as Jay Gatsby. This recent version stars Leonardo DiCaprio as Gatsby & it is a beautiful, lavish movie shot in 3-D. It also ...


  10. Press hypocrisy? When an evil gun becomes acceptableRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2014 |

    ... 'assault rifle'; but since it is a copa " It is reminiscent of a scene in the great 1953 western "Shane" when hero Alan Ladd tells leading lady Jean Arthur, "A gun is a tool, no better no worse than any other tool, an axe, shovel or anything. A gun ...


  11. Movie for a Sunday afternoon: "My Favorite Brunette"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... photographer who realizes his dream of becoming a private detective when he looks after the office of tough guy Alan Ladd. His "Road To" leading lady Dorothy Lamour plays his mysterious female client. It plays like a precursor to the Steve Martin ...


  12. Bookflurries-Bookchat: So, We Went to See The HobbitRead the original story

    Dec 25, 2013 | Daily Kos

    ... think I am stupid and can not enjoy depth. My two big upsets are The Guns of Navarone and Shane. (Yes, I liked Alan Ladd as Shane. It was what they did to Marian that made me mad). Movies that I think really did a GOOD job are Middlemarch, To Kill a ...


  13. NBC/WSJ poll: Obama ends year on low noteRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2013 | Free Republic

    ... are 'proud' or 'satisfied.' by kickstart ("A gun is a tool. It is only as good or as bad as the man who uses it" . Alan Ladd in 'Shane') Interpreter ...


  14. Shoot! Tom Cruise Trained For War In Afghanistan At The Scientology Bootcamp?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2013 | Anorak

    ... "If I remember, he is a bit of a shortarse and couldn't reach the armed forces height criteria. A bit like Alan Ladd in 'The Red Beret'." Update: Bert Fields, Tom's attorney, says it's all out of context: "The assertions that Tom Cruise likened ...


  15. 'This Gun for Hire' a Hollywood classicRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2013 | Herald Gazette

    ... from 1942. One of Hollywood's classic hard-boiled thrillers, this picture marked the first pairing of tough guy Alan Ladd (in the role that made him an instant star) and the sultry blonde (Veronica Lake). Adapted from a Graham Green novel, it offers ...


  16. This Gun for HireRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2013 | Mountain Xpress

    Genre: Film Noir Thriller Directed by: Frank Tuttle Starring: Veronica Lake, Alan Ladd, Robert Preston, Laird Cregar, Tully Marshall, Marc Lawrence Frank Tuttle is a filmmaker you don't hear much about - possibly because of the former Communist Party member naming names for HUAC - and yet he has an impressive filmography dating back to the early ... (more)


  17. Critic keeping it reelRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2013 | Kiama Independent

    ... there was Clark Gable as Rhett Butler, and by gosh, he had something." "I saw The Great Gatsby in 1949 with Alan Ladd playing Gatsby. One of the movie critics I remember said, 'Alan Ladd playing Great Gatsby? He looks like a gangster'. I thought, ...