Recurring Decimals…..

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Mendacity…

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..the word has a nice rythmic feel to it. Go ahead – say it aloud: mĕn-dăsĭ-tē.

My favorite word currently; for no reasons deeper than the fact we were re-watching Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.

Watch this clip:

Powerful acting – they don’t make films like that anymore.

“I could write a book on it (mendacity)”

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Written by BongoP'o'ndit

July 28, 2008 at 7:46 pm

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  1. The play is more powerful or so I am told each time I bring this movie up 🙂
    They watered down the movie for the censors but that movie makes my must watch movies all the time.

    Sakshi

    July 29, 2008 at 2:32 pm

  2. @sakshi: I have heard the play is better too – but havent had the luck to watch any Tenesse Williams plays. According to wiki they made a less-watered down made for TV movie in the 80s. But where are they going to find the calibers of Newman and Taylor anymore?

    BongoP'o'ndit

    July 30, 2008 at 12:17 am

  3. […] Have been meaning to say the word since Bongo put up the clip from the absolutely must watch movie “Cat on a hot tin roof.” […]


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