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Mitch Albom: It's Oz, but it's just not the same

Mitch Albom: It's Oz, but it's just not the same | Mitch Albom | Scoop.it
I saw the new Wizard of Oz movie. I went last Thursday, the night before 'Oz the Great and Powerful' was officially released, to a 'preview' that was open to the public. I got there five minutes before it began. There were nine people in the theater. I spent two hours behind 3D glasses watching a $200-million spectacle.
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Albom describes the fail of remaking of the movie "The wizard of oz" He describes how unexciting it was to him. He explains the concept of the movie in great detail. throughout the article he compares and contrasts the original version, and the remake. 

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Mitch Albom: Why the Beatles are still the best

Mitch Albom: Why the Beatles are still the best | Mitch Albom | Scoop.it
Let me explain why the Beatles actually are worth commemorating. Let's start with this: Fifty years later, their music is still better than today's. If Katy Perry wants to argue, bring it on. If Lady Gaga takes exception, I'll raise it. If Justin Bieber wants to…
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Albom lives a quick flashback in this article. He introduces the Beatles and speaks of their greatness. He states in every way possible that because of the Beatles music will never be the same. 

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Mitch Albom: Anniversary of Haiti quake a sad reminder

Mitch Albom: Anniversary of Haiti quake a sad reminder | Mitch Albom | Scoop.it
When the dust settled, Haitian authorities estimated over 300,000 were dead. That would be about 3% of the entire population. Had those percentages applied to the U.S., it would be over 9 million people dead — or about seven times as many Americans killed in every war we ever fought, from the 18th Century to Afghanistan.
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Albom relives the earthquake in Haiti with reader. He describes the horrible times Haiti citizens lived, and the havoc children where put through. Albom declares that haiti will recover. 

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Mitch Albom: Boston Marathon bombing reminds us: Any place, any time

Mitch Albom: Boston Marathon bombing reminds us: Any place, any time | Mitch Albom | Scoop.it
The Boston Marathon bombing underscores how that we live in an age of miracle and wonder, but we also live in an age of danger and terror — and we cannot control either.
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Albom creates a sad reminder of the Boston massacre. he speaks about our country being full of wonder that really is nothing but terror. With appeal to emotion, albom explains the event to readers in great detail.  

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Mitch Albom: Shed two tears (L&R) for death of the stereo

If the home stereo system, indeed, has died, I must speak on its behalf.
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Humorously, or rather mockingly, Albom opines that the world today is not as great as he was back then. He believes stereo systems where the thing and that modern electronics will never be as good. 

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Mitch Albom: Detroit, broke but unbroken

Mitch Albom: Detroit, broke but unbroken | Mitch Albom | Scoop.it

Mitch Hey America, we still get up, go to work, kiss the kids, believe tomorrow could be better.

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Mitch Albom argues over the hardships of Detroit. He states that Detroit is not broken, and the bad events bringing them down will be over, and detroit will recover 

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