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Wednesday, February 16 2011

Suspicion, Fear and Stinginess ala Brothers Grimm in the Original 'The Wizard of Oz'

The very idea of designing intricate mythologies and elven languages and pronouncing Celeborn correctly would've seemed vaguely unwholesome to a middle-aged Midwesterner at the turn of the 20th century. Indeed, the orginal Land of Oz was not a place of winged monkeys.


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