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O is for Olympics

This is a flashback post to 1984 when the Olympics were in the Los Angeles area. In 1984 we we had just moved to Ventura, California. 203 more words

California

The world's largest Olympic Torch lit in Queens, NY

The world’s largest torch, a giant 25-foot tall Olympic torch replica, was unveiled in New York City by Akio Haruhara, torch designer for the Nagano 1998 Winter Olympics, and Ashrita Furman, 59-year-old health food store manager who holds 182 current Guinness World Records. 281 more words

Sri Chinmoy

The Bible Speaks Today - Torchbearers for Christ

Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven” ( 739 more words

The Bible Speaks Today - Scripture Reflection

Guy Watts - TED Talks of Tomorrow

In 2009, Guy broke two world records as part of the first and fasted pair to row unassisted, land to land, across the Indian Ocean.  On his return, he co-founded the award winning social enterprise Streetscape, which offers long-term unemployed youths apprenticeships in landscape gardening. 69 more words

London

American College Dublin. Student Blog: Lindsay Doran

Thursday, 14 June 2012

Last Wednesday, June 6th the Olympic Torch was taken on a tour of Dublin involving a number of Ireland’s recognizable Olympic medal winners, including Wayne McCullough, Michael Carruth and Ronnie Delaney. 736 more words

American College Dublin