The Culture Gabfest, the Springtime for Tarantino Edition
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Updated Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2009, at 11:46 AM
The Culture Gabfest weekly endorsements:
Stephen's picks: Robert Frost's poem "The Sound of Trees" and the Pizza on Earth restaurant in Charlotte, Vt.
Dana's pick: Dream Academy's cover of the Smiths' "Please Please Please Let Me Get What I Want" (from Ferris Bueller's Day Off).
John's pick: the forthcoming Criterion Collection DVD of Whit Stillman's The Last Days of Disco.
June's picks: vacationing in Canada in order to watch Canadian television or, barring that, tuning in to Lifetime's series Drop Dead Diva.
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