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Michel Houellebecq’s Les Particules Elementaires

Or The Elementary Particles in English. This is a straightforward novel where everything is what it seems and therefore, these circumstances, bother most of North American-English speaking-Shades of Gray readers. The 200,000+ place on sales on Amazon of this book … Continue reading

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Four Impressions on Breakfast at Tiffany’s

Four impressions on Breakfast at Tiffany’s. First impression. When I began reading I said: “this is why Audrey Hepburn got famous, by interpreting this innocent playgirl-escort-geisha: Holly Golightly”. Holly is a beautiful girl that knows how to squeeze men to … Continue reading

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Why are DnD movies so bad?

Why are Dungeons and Dragons (D&D) movies so bad? First, because they have not portrayed an original plot, and second they have tried to represent D&D play-rules instead of showing an exciting adventure. Just read one of the close to … Continue reading

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EPN a New foreign Policy for Mexico 2012-2018

Enrique Pena Nieto, Mexico’s Elected President, visit to Guatemala first, and then the South American tour to five countries gave an incipient but small sign of a switch in the Mexican foreign policy. We can divide the visit in three … Continue reading

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Mosley’s The Man in My Basement

Normally I do not talk about the personal life of the writers or about who admire them, but  Walter Mosley is an exception. First, he is a black-jewish best-seller writer. I can’t think of another author fulfilling these conditions. As … Continue reading

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1984: The power of words

I’m happy I just read Orwell’s 1984. As always I should have read it younger, but I feel I read it at the right time. I’m going to speak about two themes of the book, the ones that make it … Continue reading

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Evil in Mexico

Irrational. Absurd. Obscene. Pornographic. This is evil arising in Mexico in the last six years. The problem to solve in Mexico is not drugs trade, but a renovation of ethics. The state should not focus in controlling drugs traffic, but … Continue reading

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Recomendaciones para hacer un blog atractivo

Un blog es un documento distinto a un artículo en un periódico, revista o libro, por lo tanto sus características son diferentes a las de los otros formatos impresos. El objetivo del blog debe ser llamar la atención del lector, … Continue reading

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Izquierda Unida / Marcelo’s Choice

El anuncio de Andrés Manuel López Obrador y Marcelo Ebrard sorprendió. ¿Izquierda unida? Eso no se veía desde que Partido Popular Socialista (PPS) y el Partido Socialista Unido de México (PSUM) se sumaron al Partido Autentico de la Revolución Mexicana … Continue reading

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