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Sydney to Perth - day 47 Midland (suburb of Perth)

Joy oh joy we have made it to Midland an outer suburb of Perth! After a day of climbing we finally got to Mundaring at the top of the hill before plunging down to the coastal plateau. 205 more words

Sydney To Perth

A REPUBLICAN ODE TO THE WEST WING

I was late to The West Wing party, but I fell pretty hard shortly after I finally made it through the pilot. The infatuation came swiftly and stayed a long time, and I thought it’d be fun and interesting to use this platform to explain why I haven’t tried a new show in two years, with the exception of my brief attempt to catch the House of Cards bandwagon. 1,651 more words

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"Never trust a man who doesn’t shine his own shoes." - Alan Alda from West Wing

This quote has stuck with me for years but it’s meaning has only been revealed through time.

I think it’s about integrity.  It’s about people who make it through their own hard work and leadership rather than attaching their success to the efforts of others.   63 more words

Competition

My Best Friend's Birthday

Today is The Magister’sbirthday. He photographs much nicer than this picture, but I am going to say nice things about him and I don’t want them to go to his head. 232 more words

Anecdote

TV Series Finales

This post is inspired by the highly controversial finale of How I Met Your Mother that aired on Monday night. I didn’t actually watch the finale since I’ve only seen a handful of episodes, and I won’t spoil you all on here, in case you’ve somehow managed to avoid spoilers and don’t want to know the end, but I can certainly understand why after years of character development, fans of the show would be upset with the ending. 1,160 more words

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How the West Wing Crumbled and How to Fix it

How the West Wing Crumbled and How to Fix it

This is just a theory, based on evidence to date that anybody can research:

A group of Chicago businessmen (No, not Al-Capone-like mobsters! 1,967 more words

How the West Wing Crumbled and How to Fix it

How the West Wing Crumbled and How to Fix it

This is just a theory, based on evidence to date that anybody can research:

A group of Chicago businessmen (No, not Al-Capone-like mobsters! 1,967 more words