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Politicians pooh-pooh Winnie as mascot over lack of pants

TORONTO — Politicians in Poland reportedly couldn’t bear to have Winnie the Pooh as a playground mascot because of his lack of pants.

The popular cartoon character was proposed at a council meeting in Tuszyn, according to the… 106 more words


Role Models

“A dead man who never caused others to die seldom rates a statue.”
― W.H. Auden

It’s been a while, and I apologise for that. 500 more words


The feeling of love

Wisdom from Winnie-the-Pooh:

Piglet: “How do you spell love?”
Pooh: “You don’t spell love, you feel it.” ♥

Quotations & Commentary

Picture Book Pass It On #PBPiO

November is Picture Book Month . It is an initiative designed to celebrate the power of the picture book. In the link above there is lots of information about how the PBPiO started and resources for teachers to use, so do take a moment and have a look. 623 more words

Penny Luker

A little A.A. Milne...

“What day is it?”
It’s today,” squeaked Piglet.
My favorite day,” said Pooh.”
― A.A. Milne


Rambling about Winnie the Pooh.

“I don’t know what to write a blog post about, I haven’t done anything cultured this week. I mean, I watched Winnie the Pooh yesterday.” 794 more words


"Some people care too much. I think it's called love."

Piglet sidled up to Pooh from behind. “Pooh?” he whispered.

“Yes, Piglet?”

“Nothing,” said Piglet, taking Pooh’s hand. “I just wanted to be sure of you.

A. A. Milne.