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Golden Nebula Ltd - Plumming And Gas Specialists In Derby Area

Got problems with your pipes? Need something fitting , need to get a Plummer or gas man in , well if you’re in Derby , or the surrounding areas in the UK then I have just the man for you. 70 more words

Three African-American Jazz Composers: Davis, Ellington, Payton

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If anyone was to undertake the foolish task of listing people who most influenced music, two names would be near the top: Miles Davis and Duke Ellington. 1,109 more words


Why Vandana Shiva is so right and yet so wrong

Romantic environmentalists tend to get the big-picture problems right, while fudging the details. Rationalists nail the details, but sometimes become so immersed in the minutiae that they lose sight of the big picture. 819 more words


Londonist article

I’ve just seen this article in The Londonist, which includes a decent, if incomplete, list of centres offering recreational circus (or at least, aerial) classes across the capital. 38 more words

John Ward - Just When You Think The Media Have Hit Rock Bottom, You Realise They’re Merely Wading About In Deep Shit - 20 August 2014

Con Coughlin had another of his surreal columns in the Telegraph earlier in the week, the most alarming phrase in which was ‘if the Kurds fail to defeat the Islamist insurgents, then we should be prepared to do what the French did in Mali last year, and send in a British battle group to rout the Islamic fighters once and for all’. 602 more words


Meet the climate deniers who want to be president

It’s hard to believe, surveying the GOP field of possible presidential nominees, but back in 2008 the parties were not that far apart on climate change. 2,978 more words

Climate & Energy

TheIndependent - UK Police Social Media Breaches Revealed: Employees Made Threatening Remarks, Posed With Weapons, Sent Friend Requests To Victims - 20 August 2014

The Independent

Freedom of Information requests reveal 828 cases since 2009

By James Vincent

Hundreds of police officers in England and Wales have been investigated for improper use of social media from 2009 to February this year.

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