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Monster Cereals - Minneapolis, MN

Monster Cereals were a new line of cereals for children manufactured by General Mills in the 1970s. The cereals resurrected some frightfully classic movie characters like Frankenstein, Dracula, Wolfman and the Mummy for a series of TV commercials. 440 more words


The British Museum, London

On Sunday my friend and I decided to treat ourselves to a fun day out in London. Being a little strapped for cash, we needed something to do, which wouldn’t stretch our budget… so, we thought, what can we do in London for free? 329 more words

Because the Locals Rarely Use the ER and Tourist Season is Over

I thought I had merely scraped my finger across the blade.  It didn’t even look sharp.  But it hurt and I immediately put my finger under running water as it bled.  938 more words


Hairstyle for posterity

People today are very aware of their looks. Both men and women. They always try to look their best, which includes fashionable clothes and cool hair styles. 97 more words


Rolling on the Floor (with Skeletons) Laughing

On a day off, several years ago….

It’s ‘time-off’ time again – the time I know I need, but find difficult to take. Some weeks the time stands out in my diary as a welcoming light of refuge. 783 more words

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Day at the British Museum

Days off are great, aren’t they? Whilst the world is at work, you get to do whatever you like, so for mine, I chose to enjoy a little bit of culture and head off to explore the  337 more words


A Mummy Murder Mystery Wrapped in a Hoax

In October of 2000 Pakistani authorities heard that a Karachi resident was trying to sell a mummy on the black market for $11 million. When the police interrogated the seller he told them he got the mummy from an Iranian man, who supposedly found it after an earthquake, and the two agreed to sell it and split the profits. 601 more words

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