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Sunday, 27th July 2014

Dr Johnson said that patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel. Wearing flip-flops on a night out is the first.


Sneaky Roadrunners

Sneaky Roadrunner ~ by Dr. James J. S. Johnson

There is no fear in love; but perfect love casteth out fear: because fear hath torment. He that feareth is not made perfect in love.

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Great Blue Heron: Patient, Prompt, and (Rarely) Ready To Fight

Great Blue Heron: Patient, Prompt, and (Rarely) Pugnacious

by Dr. James J. S. Johnson

The heron family (family Ardeidae, which also includes bitterns and some egrets) and their cousins include some of my favorite long-legged wading birds: great blue herons, green herons, grey herons, tri-colored herons, night herons, great white egrets, and cattle egrets. 518 more words


Dr. Johnson's Georgian Jamboree

An Evening of 18th-Century Junketing, in aid of Dr. Johnson’s House: featuring guest speakers Dr. JONATHAN FOYLE, the  acclaimed TV architecture historian; and the estimable   65 more words

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