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About dangeroushope

Striving to follow Christ, love people and learn more about the world.

Spielberg Marathon: Raiders of the Lost Ark

“Snakes. Why’d it have to be snakes?” “All your life has been spent in pursuit of archaeological relics. Inside the Ark are treasures beyond your wildest aspirations. You want to see it opened as well as I. Indiana, we are … Continue reading

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Make America Read Again: We’re Still Alive So Grab A Book

Books, books and more books. Strangers Drowning: Grappling with Impossible Idealism, Drastic Choices, and the Overpowering Urge to Help by Larissa MacFarquhar Here is a book that is right up my alley as New Yorker columnist Larissa MacFarquhar tackles the … Continue reading

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Spielberg Marathon: 1941

“Ladies and gentlemen, every where I look… soldiers are fighting sailors, sailors are fighting Marines! Directly in front of me, I see a flying blond floozy! Everywhere I look… everywhere, pure pandemonium… pandemonium!” “You ain’t gettin’ shit out of me. … Continue reading

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Spielberg Marathon: Close Encounters of the Third Kind

“He says the sun came out last night. He says it sang to him.” “I guess you’ve noticed something a little strange with Dad. It’s okay, though. I’m still Dad.” “We didn’t choose this place! We didn’t choose these people! … Continue reading

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In Memoriam: Nala the Beast

The first time that I even knew Nala existed was Michelle and I’s second date.  Entering her home in Bremerton to pick her up, we were on our way to Mount Townsend in order to do a hike with her … Continue reading

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Spielberg Marathon: Jaws

“Very first light, Chief, sharks come cruisin’. So we formed ourselves into tight groups. Y’know, it’s… kinda like ol’ squares in a battle like, uh, you see in a calendar, like the Battle of Waterloo, and the idea was, shark … Continue reading

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Spielberg Marathon: The Sugarland Express

“We’re in real trouble.” “When I called you a son of a bitch, I didn’t mean it.”  “And you ain’t no mental subject neither.” “You got me out here with no where to sit.”  “Why don’t you sit on your … Continue reading

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