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Does Freedom of Speech only apply to US citizens?

If I understand Yahoo news correctly, a British teenager has been banned from going to the US.  His crime?  He doesn’t like the American president. (more here) Well, I’m an American citizen.  I’m proud of our constitution.  I don’t like hearing foreigners insulting my President.  So, what’s my view on this kid?

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How is character related to plot?

Character and plot are two different words.  So why do so many self-proclaimed experts say that “character is plot”?  (Are they just copying F. Scott Fitzgerald? Or do they have a point?) The extreme film where character “is” plot is The Muppets Christmas Carol.  (this post contains spoilers.)

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Nessie’s Holiday – Screenplay

Title: Nessie’s Holiday Genre: Documentary Length: 5 minutes Author: Vasco Phillip de Sousa Logline: The Loch Ness Monster takes her family on holiday to Wales Short Synopsis: When the Nessies have had enough of the local tourists, their cousin Draig (the Welsh Dragon) invites them to spend a nice, “quiet” holiday in Wales. They enjoy […]

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