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Enjoying the magic of movies…in the places they’re made and celebrated

January 18th, 2013 · No Comments · When not in Rome...

Andrea Ciccolini Staff Writer [Ed. note– The following piece, written by Signal Tribune intern Andrea Ciccolini, was only lightly edited in an effort to preserve his “voice” and writing style, as he makes his transition into learning English. Ciccolini is a native of Rome, Italy.] I love movies. And mostly I love American movies. Maybe […]

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Exploring the U.S. philosophy ‘the bigger, the better’

January 11th, 2013 · No Comments · When not in Rome...

Andrea Ciccolini Intern [Ed. note– The following piece, written by Signal Tribune intern Andrea Ciccolini, was only lightly edited in an effort to preserve his “voice” and writing style, as he makes his transition into learning English.] Is it oversize? It is American. Why? Because “big” is one of the first features that comes up […]

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Bright light city gonna set my soul, gonna set my soul on fire

January 4th, 2013 · No Comments · When not in Rome...

Andrea Ciccolini Intern [Ed. note– The following piece, written by Signal Tribune intern Andrea Ciccolini, was only lightly edited in an effort to preserve his “voice” and writing style, as he makes his transition into learning English.] Jumping in 2013 I did not start thinking about the future. My mind went immediately to the last […]

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Christmas race in America reaches finish line

December 28th, 2012 · No Comments · When not in Rome...

Andrea Ciccolini Editorial Intern [Ed. note– The following piece, written by Signal Tribune intern Andrea Ciccolini, was only lightly edited, in an effort to preserve his “voice” and writing style, as he makes the transition into learning English.] The world is not finished like the Maya predicted. So, finally, Christmas arrived. It has crossed our […]

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas– in California

December 21st, 2012 · No Comments · When not in Rome...

Andrea Ciccolini Staff Writer [Ed. note– The following piece, written by Signal Tribune intern Andrea Ciccolini, was only lightly edited, in an effort to preserve his “voice” and writing style, as he makes the transition into learning English while interning here from Italy.] It’s Christmas. It is impossible to prescind from Christmas during Christmas time; […]

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