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Keating wants to fast-track southeast LRT, instead of bus corridor first

A few years ago, a southeast Calgary councillor encouraged the bus-only expressway to the south hospital that’s now planned as a first step before an LRT line. 401 more words

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Sunderland 0-0 Leicester City: Foxes survive! Draw keeps Leicester up

Leicester City have completed the “Great Escape” as the Foxes secured a 0-0 draw at Sunderland on Saturday to secure their Premier League status after spending 140 days on the bottom of the table. 412 more words

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5 Questions To Ask Of Any Atonement Theory

I’m something of a student of atonement theology. The funny thing about atonement theology is that, no matter how many books you read on the subject, there’s always one more angle (or multiple) to consider when trying to understand and explicate the saving significance of Jesus’ life, death, and resurrection. 1,318 more words


Danny Rose VS Manchester City- 2012-2013! ( Best individual performance)

This blog marks the half way point of ‘The Scouting Report’. As it is a landmark this report won’t be like anything you have seen before. 483 more words


How to Direct the Reader's Attention

In his epic story, “Hurricanes Anonymous,” Adam Johnson uses a strategy for writing descriptions that has fundamentally influenced how I write my own. It’s also a strategy that I see everywhere, in books of all kinds, and I recently came across it once again in Stefanie Freele’s story, “Davenports and Ottomans.” It was published in a relatively new journal that is already developing a reputation for quality work,  953 more words

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The Orphan Master's Son - A resounding 4

I LOVED this book! I am so sad it is over. It is exceedingly creative and unique in it’s story-telling; there is just nothing like it. 117 more words


When Kicking A Football Is More Important Than the Life of Girls: on @SunderlandAFC and Adam Johnson

On Saturday, footballer Adam Johnson will likely take to the football pitch with his Premier League team mates for their match against Stoke City. And this would not be unusual, except that Johnson has been charged with… 410 more words