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Top Reviewer Ranking: 695,134 - Total Helpful Votes: 85 of 108
Ding Dong! The Witch Is Dead <a href="http://www.amazon.co.uk/Ding-Dong-The-Witch-Dead/dp/artist-redirect/B0023NDFFO">Judy Garland</a><span class="byLinePipe"> | </span><span class="byLinePipe">Format:</span> MP3 Download
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5.0 out of 5 stars Protest, 12 April 2013
Bought because I want to register a protest and there is no other clear way of doing so.

The funeral of someone who wanted the state destroyed shouldn't be state funded.
A History of the World in 101/2 Chapters by Julian Barnes
3 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Yup., 30 Sep 2007
An honestly brilliant book. There's a section toward the end where the author slips into a first person narrative and talks about his wife subconsciously 'baring the nape of her neck for him'. It very nearly brought me to tears on the train whilst I read it. Utterly human, empthatic and masterly. This fictional biography of the earth is somehow completely ridiculous at the same time as being very believable. I don't read as much as I used to but I'm delighted that I picked this up last year.
The Princess Bride. [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Cary Elwes
The Princess Bride. [DVD] DVD ~ Cary Elwes
21 of 23 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Brilliant., 17 July 2007
Ok. I've watched this first when I was about nine and randomly chose it off a shop display as something that I fancied watching. It had swords on the front cover I figured. I liked swords! I watched it and loved it. Swords, pirates etcetc. The lot, well everything a nine year old could possibly want, and my sisters digged it too, so it must have had some formulaic kissing and romance stuff and nonsense. I must've blinked or something cos' all I saw was a cool action film with the best sword fighting I've ever seen.
Then when I was twenty one and a too cool for school student I watched it again. My God. Its a gem. Peter Cook! Cary Elwes! Rob Reiner! Mark Knopfler! Mel Smith! Andre the… Read more

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