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This evening I stumbled upon some lovely images from years gone by.

Capturing the essence of a dancer is never easy, and capturing Gene Kelly must have been quite a job. 228 more words

Life

The Destiny of Elvis Presley by Elaine Dundy


From my earliest visits to Tupelo to research the phenomenon of Elvis who lived there for his first thirteen years I was struck by how may pivotal, positive signal post there were in these formative years. 1,206 more words

Someone Else's Pain - The Loss of Robin Williams

Commentary by Jacqueline Bennett newsandviewsjb.com

When NBC’s Brian Williams broke into regular programming Monday night with a news bulletin I braced myself to hear about another horrific incident in the Middle East conflict. 304 more words

Jacqueline Bennett

The Advertising Icon Museum

So have you ever wondered what happens to all these ideas that great advertising minds create and come up with? Well I did…so after searhing the web I came across this website… 34 more words

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Our exponentially expanding common language

Joseph Conrad included the following description of a water voyage toward death in the first paragraph of his 1896 short story, “The Lagoon”:

“The white man rested his chin on his crossed arms and gazed at the wake of the boat. 425 more words