For my second post, I planned and started and completely different post about my favourite television shows of 2015, a post I do intend to finish. 1,319 more words
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In the Middle Ages, French food was similar to Moorish cuisine and it did not change until Catherine de Medici married Henry duc d’Orléans (who later became Henry II of France). 99 more words
Up bright and early – hey who played around with my watch its 7.45 am. It’s overcast so no idea of the time therefore slept in. 608 more words
Not to put too fine a point on it, but here’s a real airhead for you.
Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, whose autocratic, corruption-ridden presidency will finally come to an end in December, turns out to be a loyal viewer of the HBO fantasy series Game of Thrones. 436 more words
The world has been shocked by the scenes of carnage that came out of the recent terrorist attacks in Paris. Yet few recall that Paris was the scene of an even greater, more ferocious butchery that took place during France’s religious wars in 1572. 1,237 more words