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Origional Source: http://www.fringeopera.com/features/joeaustin/
Baroque opera La Calisto has spent the best part of its life neglected. It premiered in Venice in 1651 to a lukewarm response, perhaps because its themes of seduction, homosexuality and betrayal proved too risqué for 17th-century audiences. 978 more words
First of all if you’re not sure what I’m talking about when I say ‘neknominations’ I simply ask, where have you been? But if you genuinely don’t know here is a quick definition; to neknominate someone is to record yourself downing a pint of alcoholic beverage and posting the video on Facebook and then to nominate friends to do the same and so on. 353 more words
Two snippets from the news have caught my eye this week.
Firstly, I gather from this tweet from the Independent that I must have missed something about new government policies on euthanasia:I wonder how much warning they intend to give before carting us off to be processed into Soylent Green.