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#MotivationMonday: Leave Your Mark

by the Collected Canadian

This week’s #MotivationMonday continues last week’s Doctor Who theme, with a scene from “Vincent and the Doctor” (season 5 episode 10). We could all use a TARDIS to fast-forward through bleak moments in our lives. 74 more words

Current Events

Goodbye, Mr Chips (1939)

CRUMBLIES, thousands of them. And all boys…    

Let the years pass but our hearts will remember,

Schooldays at Brookfield ended too soon.

Fight to the death in the mire of November,

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Shakespeare and Co #VictorianVibe

The Chic Decor and the great Food is what makes me keep going back to this place!
and it’s better each time.

Food – Caramel Popcorn Milkshake , BBQ Pineapple Chicken Pizza , Beef Burger , Seafood Platter , Chocolate Crepe , Spaghetti Bolognese , Chicken Sandwhich… 449 more words

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Duke & Duchess of Cambridge — #3rd #Baby

Royal Genealogy update … HRH Queen Elizabeth has a new great-grandson (son of Duke William of Cambridge and Duchess Kate Middleton). The baby’s name will be announced in two days! 27 more words



Monday, April 23, 2018. Daily Brit Wit.



Alternative spelling of valor; great courage in the face of danger, especially in battle; strength of mind or spirit. 230 more words


Crossing Divides: Split British town fights back to foster tolerance

Mark Easton Home editor @BBCMarkEaston on Twitter

The virtue of tolerance is regarded as fundamental to the British character. We are taught that our respect for the values, ideas and beliefs of others is somehow written into our national DNA. 1,024 more words


Jelly Babies, Huh?! Riiiggghhht...

Yes, I know that most of you crazy Whovians out there know that one of those Docky-Wockys, that 4th one who looks like Arnold Horshack on Welcome Back, Kotter (“Ohh-ohh-ohh!”), has quite a fondness for that British equivalent of gummi bears called, ahem, Jelly Babies…(“Pardon me, would you like a rip-off of gummi bears?!”) 74 more words