Archive for July 6th, 2009

A Farewell To Arms

Monday, July 6th, 2009

A classic drama based on the classic novel by Ernest Hemingway.

A tale of the love between ambulance driver Lt. Henry and Nurse Catherine Barkley during World War I. The action takes place in Italy and the two fall in love during the war and will stop at nothing to be together. The film also analyses Lt. Henry’s feelings on war and the purpose of fighting. Found at Joost.

<a href="">Gary Cooper:A Farewell To Arms</a>

Mozart Music Video: Macy’s 4th Of July Fireworks

Monday, July 6th, 2009

This is amazing high definition footage of the Macy’s Fourth of July fireworks display set to Mozart’s Turkish March. Shot from Hoboken, NJ, across the Hudson river. Found at Vimeo from Mike Kobal.

Robert McNamara Videos

Monday, July 6th, 2009

The controversial former defense secretary Robert McNamara has died. McNamara was defense secretary during the Vietnam War.

Robert McNamara On The Cuban Missile Crisis

Robert McNamara Admits The Gulf Of Tonkin Didn’t Happen

Conversations With History: Robert McNamara

Man Spends Life Building Things Out Of Toothpicks

Monday, July 6th, 2009

A California man spends his time recreating San Francisco with toothpicks.