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The laughing stock of the whole brigade...

The Civil War saw scores of politicians and would-be politicians don the uniform of an army officer. Some found success as a military leader such as future President of the United States Rutherford B. 1,339 more words

Annapolis

Meet Colonel Green Tweed!

Every which way I turned the serpentine streets of London showed themselves to be the empires of frenzied footsteps made of scampering strangers, cramped spaces teeming with a living museum of the city’s diverse and complex human characters. 193 more words

Photography

VP #35: The Kernel

Are you like me and wonder how you get Kernel out of Colonel? Here we have a Kocky Kernel of Korn with a Napoleon complex harassing the troops. 53 more words

Visual Pun

"Across the River and Into the Trees" by Ernest Hemingway

Title: Across the River and Into the Trees
Author: Ernest Hemingway
ISBN: 978068482553
Pages: 288
Release date: December 12, 1996 (this edition)
Publisher: Scribner
Genre: Fiction… 475 more words

Book Reviews

Colonel Wu (အပိုင္း -၁)

Colonel Wu [အပိုင္း - ၁]

By Chaw Minn

စစ္ ဆိုတာ လူေတြရဲ႕ ဘ၀အၿမင္ကို ေၿပာင္းလဲေစႏိုင္တဲ့အရာတစ္ခု၊ တစ္ခါတစ္ေလမွာ့ ထိုသူေတြရဲ႕ ဘ၀ကို လံုး၀ ၁၈၀ ဒီဂရီအထိ ေၿပာင္းလဲသြားေစႏိုင္တယ္။ စစ္ေၿမၿပင္မွာ ဆက္ၿပီးအသက္ရွင္ ရပ္တည္ႏိုင္ဖို႕ နဲ႕ ေအာင္ႏိုင္မွုေတြ ရရွိႏိုင္ဖို႕အတြက္ စိတ္သေဘာထားႏူးညံ့တဲ့သူေတြေတာင္ ၾကမ္းတမ္းတဲ့ စစ္ရဲ႕ သတၱ၀ါေတြ အၿဖစ္ ေၿပာင္းလဲလာၾကတယ္။ စစ္ထြက္ႏိုင္တဲ့သူေတြကေတာ့ ဂုဏ္ယူေၿမွာက္စားၿခင္းကို ခံရၿပီး စစ္ထြက္မတိုက္ႏိုင္တဲ့သူေတြကေတာ့ ေခ်ာင္ထိုးခံရတယ္ေလ။ ဒီလိုအခ်ိန္အခါမွာ လူငယ္ေတြက သူတို႕ထက္ပို အေတြ႕အၾကံဳရွိတဲ့ အၾကီးေတြဆီက စမ္းသပ္မွုနဲ႕ ေထာက္ခံမွူကို မၿဖစ္မေန ခံယူၾကရတယ္။ သူတို႕ရဲ႕ သစၥာေစာင့္သိမွု၊ သူတို႕ရဲ႕ တိုက္ရည္ခိုက္ရည္ စြမ္းရည္ေတြအၿပင္ သူတို႕ရဲ႕ ေယာက်ာ္းပီသမွုေတြကို သက္ေသၿပႏိုင္ဖို႕ေပါ့။ 161 more words

Exo

Robert Turcescu a spus adio burlăciei! Fostul realizator tv s-a căsătorit în secret

Robert Turcescu s-a căsătorit ieri cu iubita sa în mare secret. Cei doi au o relație de câteva luni. Fostul realizator TV a declarat că iubește, este iubit și își dorește și un copil. 234 more words

The ROI of “Please” and “Thank You”

Please and thank you.  Ah, the magic words that we’re taught never to forget.  Using them is a lesson that’s drilled into our heads as we’re reminded time and time again to say “thank you” when invited somewhere special, or to say “please” when we want to share a toy or take a turn.  480 more words

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