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A Home Bank of Canada Home Bank

Yes, the repetitiveness in the title was intentional! I was on vacation a few weeks ago, and when I came back, this item was on my desk: 346 more words


Museum of Copenhagen ||Exhibition: Becoming a Copenhagener ||

Museum of Copenhagen presents the first exhibition that places immigration at the very core of Copenhagen’s development. 507 more words

Langar to Ishkashim: History & Culture on the Pyanj River

We awoke in Langar on June 6th, 2014, ready to head to Ishkashim, but anticipating at least one stop during the day at a hot springs along the way. 1,264 more words


3 major events that have changed the world

The one thing I love about history is that it’s gone. We can never go back and relive that joyful moment in time when the whole world just stood still and that key decision that changed the course of life. 881 more words


Weeping deserts

After watching a video, The Real History of Nigeria, my heart sank. To think that a nation this depressing and despondent was once flourishing, with endless laughter and endless springs of joy. 226 more words

Today in Duran History - Another Show Rhonda Missed in LA

On today’s date in 1987, Duran Duran played the Great Western Forum in Los Angeles, California.  As the title of this post might suggest to some…it was yet another show that I missed.   167 more words

Duran Duran

You're Motoring

Here’s a cool ad in my June 1919 Motor Age magazine. Note the stockings, the Mexican poncho splayed across the demure seated one’s lap, the backwards baseball cap (oh, that’s just a perspective issue), and the fact that Boko, although marketing to dealers, was reflecting women drivers nearly 100 years ago. 10 more words