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MAP: Ancestors in 1880/81

1880… Grover Cleveland and James G. Blaine were running for president, Victoria was queen, and my ancestors were scattered across at least 5 countries and 3 continents. 159 more words


Fans mourn death of Charmian Carr, who played Liesl in Sound Of Music

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

LOS ANGELES (Reuters/Washington Post) – Fans were on Sunday mourning the death of Charmian Carr, remembered for her role as the rebellious daughter Liesl Von Trapp in the beloved Academy Award-winning film The Sound Of Music. 1,125 more words

Current Affairs

Google Making Us Dumb... Again

Ian Leslie wants to make the point that Google is not making us dumber; the way we choose to use it is making us dumber. He feels that the concept of inquiring is slowly vanishing; due to the instant access to answers of almost any and every question, one might have, provided to us happily by Google. 295 more words

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Going Green According to Carr

I chose to present my artifact in the form of a Facebook page because it would most reliably reach a large amount of (mostly) young adults by being a shareable and somewhat interactive medium. 565 more words

Blog #2: Is Google Making Us Stupid?

Kairos is the moment in which to do or say something in the most superlative way possible with the finest possible timing. It helps and hinders a rhetor in any and all situations. 307 more words

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Unseen Britain - Bettys Tearooms in Northallerton

The first time my wife returned from a visit to Northallerton she waxed more than lyrical about ‘Bettys Tea Rooms’ and brought back some of their superb biscuits which did not last more than twenty four hours in our house. 368 more words

Reclaiming the Reiver: the Carr Clan

I inherited much from my father beyond a name. Three things that spring immediately to mind: blue eyes, fleshy lips, and a gap between my front teeth. 741 more words

Writing And Publishing