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The Stanley Brothers were a legendary American bluegrass duo made up of brothers Carter and Ralph Stanley. The Stanley's style can best be described as a traditional "mountain soul" sound that remained close to the Primitive Baptist vocal stylings they learned from their parents and others near their southwestern Virginia home. Ralph has often ...

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Lonesome Melodies: The Lives and Music of the Stanley Brothers (Paperback)

Carter and Ralph Stanley--the Stanley Brothers--are comparable to Bill Monroe and Flatt & Scruggs as important members of the earliest generation of bluegrass musicians. In this first biography of the

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Jane Powell's dresses in the movie 7 Brides for 7 Brothers were made from old quilts - interesting to see the patterns,

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"You'll pay the price I tell ya! Where's the stash you yellow belly underhanded schemer." "I swears, I don't know nothing. On my life I swear it!"

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Ford and Stanley, off on another great adventure! This is a redraw of a screenshot from the Gravity Falls final credits. I loved this scene; it was brief, but so adorable! Shows how the Pines brothers have grown closer

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Edit: This post was made before we knew for sure that Stanley/Stanford was the author, or that he even existed. As such, this theory does not line up with actual events in Gravity Falls. It is super cool though!

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Top 10 controversial movies

A Clockwork Orange (1971) An "ultraviolent" hooligan is convicted of his crimes and volunteers to an experimental treatment that would reduce his sentence. This film forces a little introspection. Violent nature is in all of us. "Just beneath the skin lies an animal, that wants to put his hands around your neck"- Confusion Said

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