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Philosoraptor Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-23-08 12:05 PM
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15. Humbug!
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  -This boy is Ignorance. This girl is Want. Beware them both, Philosoraptor  Dec-23-08 08:38 AM   #0 
  - My favorite story.  PassingFair   Dec-23-08 08:40 AM   #1 
  - Kick and recommend. n/t  TechBear_Seattle   Dec-23-08 08:41 AM   #2 
  - Adorably mocked in that horrid "American Carol" version.  YOY   Dec-23-08 08:45 AM   #3 
  - Dickens is a political Rorschach test  supernova   Dec-23-08 08:49 AM   #4 
  - It wasn't I, but Philosoraptor! Thank that cool cat!  YOY   Dec-23-08 08:52 AM   #6 
  - Agreed GOOD!(nt)  comtec   Dec-23-08 10:05 AM   #12 
  - That's because Dickens was a good Unitarian.  intheflow   Dec-23-08 01:44 PM   #19 
  - Feh  kenfrequed   Dec-23-08 04:27 PM   #25 
  - That scene is worth the whole movie and gives me chills every time  kenzee13   Dec-23-08 08:51 AM   #5 
  - Which "original movie" -Alistair Sim as Scrooge? or was there one before that? I reallly like the  kath   Dec-23-08 10:52 AM   #14 
     - I mean the Alistair Sim version (n/t)  kenzee13   Dec-23-08 12:34 PM   #18 
  - I'm Reading this to my wife now.  MarianJack   Dec-23-08 08:53 AM   #7 
  - One of the best opening lines ever!  JoDog   Dec-23-08 08:58 AM   #8 
  - "Marley was dead:  SPQR   Dec-23-08 09:57 AM   #11 
  - I just finished reading it again. I've picked up the habit of reading it every December. n/t  FSogol   Dec-23-08 09:05 AM   #9 
  - I own a printing of the book with drawings by Ronald Searle. . .  DinahMoeHum   Dec-23-08 09:50 AM   #10 
  - My favoite story  Irishonly   Dec-23-08 10:09 AM   #13 
  - Humbug!  Philosoraptor   Dec-23-08 12:05 PM   #15 
  - I read this story aloud to my boys every Christmas during their  annabanana   Dec-23-08 12:07 PM   #16 
  - I belive only the George C Scott version had this scene in it  Neo   Dec-23-08 12:12 PM   #17 
  - George C. Scott is the best Scrooge, IMHO, and that version has the TINIEST of Tims.  tom_paine   Dec-23-08 05:29 PM   #26 
     - I like the George C Scott version as well. My least favorite is that Kelsey Grammer travesty.  alphafemale   Dec-23-08 06:02 PM   #28 
     - "... a 19th Century cockney hat on a zygote!"  Swamp Rat   Dec-24-08 06:21 AM   #31 
  - 'Have they no refuge or resource?' cried Scrooge.  intheflow   Dec-23-08 01:47 PM   #20 
  - Kicked and recommended.  Uncle Joe   Dec-23-08 01:55 PM   #21 
  - And upon their brows are written the doom of mankind.  SidneyCarton   Dec-23-08 01:58 PM   #22 
  - A Christmas story to scare the Dickens out of you  Philosoraptor   Dec-23-08 04:08 PM   #23 
  - A powerful peice  kenfrequed   Dec-23-08 04:17 PM   #24 
  - Such a powerful story.  riverdeep   Dec-23-08 05:52 PM   #27 
  - George C Scott version on AMC right now  alphafemale   Dec-23-08 09:41 PM   #29 
  - I disagree. Want is more dangerous than Ignorance.  tomreedtoon   Dec-24-08 04:36 AM   #30 
  - Scrooge = Republicans = more prisons = less opportunity + no welfare  TWiley   Dec-24-08 06:30 AM   #32 
 

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