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“The odds against there being a bomb on a plane are a million to one, and against two bombs a million times a million to one.

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Thought For Today

January 21 in history

763 – The Battle of Bakhamra between Alids and Abbasids near Kufa ended in a decisive Abbasid victory.

1189 – Philip II of France and Richard I of England began to assemble troops to wage the  573 more words

History

Review: Eagles in the Storm - Ben Kane

4 of 5 stars

Series: Eagles of Rome 3

My version: Hardback
Historical Fiction Rome, Germania 
Penguin Random House
2017
Bought, signed

AD15. The German chieftain Arminius has been defeated, one of the last Roman Eagles discovered, and thousands of German tribesmen slain. 697 more words

Historical Fiction

Review: Eagles In The Storm - Ben Kane

4 of 5 stars

Series: Eagles of Rome 3

My version: Hardback
Historical Fiction Rome, Germania 
Penguin Random House
2017
Bought signed

AD15. The German chieftain Arminius has been defeated, one of the last Roman Eagles discovered, and thousands of German tribesmen slain. 701 more words

Fiction

Cosmic Quote #92

“I tell you, we are here on earth to fart around, and don’t let anyone tell you different.”–Kurt Vonnegut

I always knew Kurt Vonnegut was a class guy. 

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Quotes

Christmas episode of the day

Once again, the classic English show for Christmas is “Christmas night with the stars”

So, from 1964, I present “Christmas Night with the Stars”, with The Likely Lads, and Benny Hill.

Poetry