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Mountains of the moon

1) Describe the following characters: Richard Burton, John H. Speke, Isabel Burton, Lowry.   

  Richard Burton: Although he doesn’t seem to fit very well in the corseted British society, he is seen like a hero for his adventurer spirit, and passion for knowledge. 731 more words


NBA predictions

Training camp has opened in the NBA.  Preseason is underway.  Real games just around the corner.

I, unlike many others, am not afraid to make predictions.  421 more words


Under The Volcano (1947) by Malcolm Lowry

“How, unless you drink as I do, could you hope to understand the beauty of an old Indian woman playing dominoes with a chicken?”

A couple of years ago I decided to begin reading regularly again. 625 more words


Art and Social Consciousness

My final project in my Art Appreciation coursework was to create a thematic exhibit of several pieces of artwork and had to include art across different time periods, cultures and continents.   1,395 more words


Oasis – The Masterplan

I don’t like Oasis but at the same time I do really enjoy quite a lot of their songs. The video for this song is also quite impressive. So, there it is.

Song Of The Day

Backstage at The Lowry: Andy Heslop - Senior Security Officer

I’m a placid man, myself. Though I shouldn’t admit that, working in Security!

I work night shifts, some of the time. The first is always the easiest, out of the three nights, while the third and final shift is the hardest because you’re so tired. 703 more words


Loads of positivity for Raptors Media Day

The Toronto Raptors held their Media Day today. This was one of the most optimistic Media Days the team has had in the history of the franchise. 97 more words