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Drop Me A Postcard

I’m off to lie in the sun (I hope) for a week. Flying this afternoon. And I’m humming The Beatles into myself. ‘Send me a postcard, Drop me a line, … 580 more words

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Sounds Familiar

“Good evening. I’m Alistair Cooke.” – Alistair Cooke, original host of Masterpiece Theatre

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ON THIS DAY: November 20, 2017

November 20th is

Africa Industrialization Day *

Universal Children’s Day *

National Absurdity Day

Peanut Butter Fudge Day

Transgender Day of Remembrance *

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History

ALISTAIR COOKE (1908'11'20)

ALISTAIR COOKE ON CROSSCURRENTS, 11/20:  The esteemed journalist and imperturbable and honey-voiced host of “Masterpiece Theatre”, Alistair Cooke, was born on this date in 1908.  Gavin and Wyatt hope to be cast in Alistair’s next “Masterpiece Theatre”.  40 more words

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November 20 in history

284 – Diocletian was chosen as Roman Emperor.

762 – During An Shi Rebellion, Tang Dynasty, with the help of Huihe tribe, recaptured Luoyang from the rebels. 789 more words

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Challis and Cooke: Actors Talk Making ‘Memories’ and Movies

Sitting with Australian actors Alistair Cooke and Mia Challis, it’s easy to forget that we’re here to talk about work, such is the fun energy they both bring into a room. 906 more words

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