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It’s funny that I posted yesterday about character revelations happening in our dreams and then had a night of uncomfortable dreams. When I woke this morning I realized I had visited some places in my life that were in need of repair and maintenance. 47 more words


77. (R.H. Hutton)

One of the chief differences between eighteenth- and nineteenth-century voices of critical prose is that the former wrote for the salon or coffee house; for rooms that could hold fewer voices, where no voice dominated quite as easily. 2,705 more words

Brief Essays

Case Solution for The Carlyle Group: IPO of a Publicly Traded Private Equity Firm

Complete Case details are given below :

Case Name :      The Carlyle Group: IPO of a Publicly Traded Private Equity Firm

Authors :           Susan Chaplinsky, Felicia C. 148 more words


NCR bids from Blackstone and Carlyle at $10bn plus

NCR, an ATM manufacturing company, has received a joint bid of $10bn plus from Blackstone and Carlyle. NCR is publically listed. Apollo and Thoma Bravo are also rumoured to be in the process. 64 more words


Film review-The Legend of Barney Thomson

My third visit to a gala screening at the Edinburgh International Film Festival and not a dissapointing one.

This film is based on the writing of Douglas Lindsay and his 2008 novel The Long Midnight of Barney Thomson.  113 more words


Blackstone And Carlyle Team Up On $10 Billion Bid For NCR

Private equity giants Blackstone Group LP (NYSE:BX) and Carlyle Group LP are making a joint bid for NCR Corp in a leveraged buyout worth more than $10 billion, including debt, making it this year’s biggest, according to people familiar with the matter. 151 more words


Wonderful generosity at a time of rising prices

Longworth fundraising for Belgian refugees amounted to what was then a substantial sum. The latest element of war work was the making of cakes for wounded soldiers. 215 more words

Nursing The Wounded