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Saharan remains may be evidence of first race war, 13,000 years ago

My final day of calm……after witnessing the occurrences in Ferguson I realize that the race issue in the US still has not been resolved.  Race has been an issue in the US for decades and we still have not resolved the problem………even though the conversation is not happening and then ask how long can this go on? 35 more words

History

Outlander: Why is their Rhenish wine not white?!

Previous Outlander post: http://timeslipsblog.wordpress.com/2014/08/24/outlander-update-episode-3-no-way-out/

In my previous Outlander post, I mentioned my personal confusion as to why the Rhenish Wine was a Red or Rose and not a white variety that I am so fond of and familiar with? 2,279 more words

Eleanor's Journal Entries

It's Those Damn "Outside Agitators"!

Opinion from the desk of the Editor:

How many times will the trooper in charge run up to the closest microphone and decry about those outside agitators? 466 more words

Society

Outlander

Review of last two books in the series plus praise for Starz!

Echo in the Bone

Written in my Own Heart’s Blood


First of all, before anything else, I want to congratulate and offer my most profound appreciation to the Starz network and Ronald D. 1,164 more words

Eleanor's Journal Entries

From the Creator: A bit of Scottish history

In tribute and honor of all things Scottish… including Outlander, Eric North, Brennie, Svein, and Rod Stewsim! Just wanted to share this video with everyone. … 24 more words

Eleanor's Journal Entries

Maybe I'm a stickler for detail... but even the moose stopped in their tracks!

I am still reeling from what I heard on a Poetry Magazine podcast this morning. I just fired a letter off to the editors, and will follow up this post here with their reply, if I get one. 422 more words

Poetry