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John Radclyffe Hall

John Hall (better known by his middle name, “Radclyffe”, which he used as a pen name) earned international fame from The Well of Loneliness and from the resulting… 190 more words

Stress Less. Stressless Chair & Ottoman By Ekornes

The Stressless chair by Ekornes is a classic of comfortable design and this one is no different. Overall it is in decent shape but the bent wood supports  show signs of having been exposed to the weather as there is some peeling paint. 56 more words

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This day in baseball: Opening Day run extravaganza

On Opening Day in 1900, the Philadelphia Phillies and the Boston Beaneaters (also known as the Braves) decided to play out their first game of the new century with a bang.  50 more words

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"MUST I write?"

Some good advice for aspiring writers from successful writers, who are usually far better sources of such guidance than all the writing gurus who write nothing but books about how to write. 745 more words

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Wowza! Wicked Nice Oak Arts & Crafts Sideboard

Here’s a showpiece!

54 inches wide, 21 1/2 inches deep and 50 1/2 inches tall.  Solid oak corner columns and drawer fronts. The top and door faces appear to be veneer but they are in great condition. 46 more words

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A Woman is not just a Woman

Dear pulp fans and 20th century lovers,

as time goes by, my semester reaches the end. We already learned a lot about pulp magazines – a genre I was not even aware of when the semester started. 132 more words

Yankee Stadium, “The House that Ruth Built,” officially opened today in 1923 with the New York Yankees’ first home game against the Boston Red Sox. Now WE know em

The Yankees began playing baseball at the Polo Grounds in northern Manhattan of New York City in 1913, sharing the grounds with the New York Giants. 721 more words

Now We Know Em