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Can you imagine taking over Jon Stewart’s seat on “The Daily Show?”
Who would want that particular challenge?
If you watched Trevor Noah early on and found yourself heading elsewhere for your political skewers and laughs, it may be time to check back. 518 more words
First of all, ever since November, I’ve been trying to bone up on stories, narratives, and the like of people who look different than I do, who have experienced differently, and who have life events that I will never be able to relate to, no matter how hard I try. 386 more words
Our new home was 10 Rose Street, Uniondale. The Boers called it Rose Straat, rose being the Afrikaans for roses, when it was in honour of British Field Marshall Hugh Henry Rose, 1st Baron Strathnairn,GCB, GCSI, PC (6 April 1801 – 16 October 1885) who never served in southern Africa. 418 more words
I am astounded. One of the first items I posted on this blog, in 2010, was about girls’ toilets in schools in Nepal and other ‘developing’ countries… 496 more words