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Well, now even cops & robbers has got a bit overrated! Usually we love playing it, but this time, my neighbours got cap guns. Like, sure! 94 more words


Flash Blog: GRASCan, Book, AIMS

I’ve returned home this week to my own mountain of work, after a conference and short vacation in western Newfoundland. So this week’s post is a short collection of things floating around in my universe. 741 more words


Chasing robbers on donuts

This week I discuss a question related to my research on graph theory. The question lies at the intersection of topology and graph searching games. 872 more words


July 28, 1948: Those Magnificent Men With No Flying Machines

A fog had settled over London on July 28, 1948.  All was quiet and seemingly normal. But of course it wasn’t. Visualize if you will a large shipment of gold bullion awaiting transport at London Airport. 361 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac

Steeds 23

“Sheriff Leall is here to see you, Father,” announced the housekeeper.

“Ah! Send him in, Mrs. Kerosky.”

Lee had knocked on the front door of the vicarage, which was a simple, wooden dwelling the size of a cottage attached to the parish church by an indoor hallway. 1,472 more words


Steeds 21


            Horses are being stolen in Tuscumbia County, according to Sheriff Llewellyn E. Leall. Since Easter, at least thirteen have been rustled from citizens located throughout his jurisdiction. 461 more words


Your Behaviour is Suspect

The line went dead. I quickly put the phone away and, with eyes closed, pinched the bridge of my nose.


This was exactly what I had been afraid of – and, presumably, precisely what the authorities had intended. 222 more words

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