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11 July
Amendment I
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.

Amendment II
A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.

Amendment III
No Soldier shall, in time of peace be quartered in any house, without the consent of the Owner, nor in time of war, but in a manner to be prescribed by law.

Amendment IV
The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the
persons or things to be seized.

Amendment V
No person shall be held to answer for a capital, or otherwise infamous crime, unless on a presentment or indictment of a Grand Jury, except in cases arising in the land or naval forces, or in the Militia, when in actual service in time of War or public danger; nor shall any person be subject for the same offense
to be twice put in jeopardy of life or limb; nor shall be compelled in any criminal case to be a witness against himself, nor be deprived of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; nor shall private property be taken for public use, without just compensation.

Amendment VI
In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public trial, by an impartial jury of the State and district wherein the crime shall have been committed, which district shall have been previously ascertained by law, and to be informed of the nature and cause of the accusation; to be confronted with the witnesses against him; to have compulsory process for obtaining witnesses in his favor, and to have the Assistance of Counsel for his defence.

Amendment VII
In Suits at common law, where the value in controversy shall exceed twenty dollars, the right of trial by jury shall be preserved, and no fact tried by a jury, shall be otherwise re-examined in any Court of the United States, than according to the rules of the common law.

Amendment VIII
Excessive bail shall not be required, nor excessive fines imposed, nor cruel and unusual punishments inflicted.

Amendment IX
The enumeration in the Constitution, of certain rights, shall not be construed to deny or disparage others retained by the people.

Amendment X
The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the States, are reserved to the States respectively, or to the people.

The 2006 Cinema Log

Cinema viewing:
  1. Floating Clouds (Mikio Naruse, 1955) **** Wexner Center Film & Video Theater 2006.01.12

Home video viewing:
  1. The Petrified Forest (Archie Mayo, 1936) **** 2006.01.01
  2. In Good Company (Paul Weitz, 2004) *** 2006.01.02
  3. Apocalypse Now (Francis Ford Coppola, 1980) ***** 2006.01.05
  4. Trois couleurs: Rouge (Krzysztof Kieslowski, 1994) ****** 2006.01.07
  5. Van Helsing (Stephen Sommers, 2004) * 2006.01.10

wendersfan's Last.fm Weekly Artists Chart
abbas kiarostami, ac30, adidas sambas, aki kaurismaki, ale8-one, alex chilton, anna karina, association football, b-sides, bela tarr, belle and sebastian, big star, billy bragg, black box recorder, blur, bradford, britpop, buddy holly, buffy the vampire slayer, buzzcocks, chessbase, childfree, chrissmari, claude chabrol, columbus crew, czech new wave, der himmel über berlin, elvis costello, emir kusturica, ernie els, fc barcelona, fender guitars, firefly, freaks and geeks, french new wave, fritz, fw murnau, godard, gram parsons, guy maddin, husker du, internazionale, irm hermann, jean renoir, jean-luc godard, joy division, libertarianism, lucinda williams, luis bunuel, manic street preachers, mark rothko, martinis, new order, nick hornby, nick lowe, no depression, palestine, paul weller, pixies, political behavior, political science, polyarchy, portishead, postmodernism, public choice, quatermass and the pit, rainer werner fassbinder, richard lloyd, richard thompson, robert bresson, robert caro, robert quine, roberto baggio, roxy music, ryan adams, samuel huntington, scotty cameron putters, sicilian defense, six feet under, teenage fanclub, television (the band), television the band, the beatles, the bill of rights, the buzzcocks, the constitution, the kinks, the new york times, the small faces, the streets, the style council, the who, titleist, tom verlaine, tsai ming-liang, vegetarianism, vodka, vox ac30s, watergate, wim wenders, wings of desire, wong kar-wai, yasujiro ozu