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Socialism in the EU

“Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery.” – … 773 more words


Quagga mussel (Dreissena rostriformis bugensis) lands in Great Britain

Recently, there is a lot of concern about a newly discovered alien freshwater species in UK: the quagga mussel (Dreissena rostriformis bugensis).

The Guardian published articles titled: “Alien quagga mussel may already have been joined by other invasive species” and “Warning as alien mussels found near Heathrow airport”. 1,103 more words

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The Road To Culloden Moor

The book I read to research this post was The Road To Culloden Moor by Diana Preston which is an excellent book that I downloaded for free from kindle. 331 more words


Funeral of the Duke of Marlborough

Viscount and Viscountess Linley gathered with other mourners yesterday in Woodstock to pay final respects to  the 11th Duke of Marlborough, John Spencer-Churchill. Serena wore an angular beret in black textured woven straw trimmed with a pair of clipped black feathers. 45 more words

Great Britain

October 25, 1914

Admiralty announce the destruction of a German submarine by H.M.S. Badger. Desperate fighting continues on the Franco-Belgian coast.


Pride (dir. Matthew Warchus) 2014

with Ben Schnetzer, Paddy Considine, Imelda Staunton, Bill Nighy.

During a Welsh mining strike in 1984, gays and lesbians, feeling put upon by the police in a similar manner, band together and raise money for the strikers. 282 more words