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I love the sound of my students snoring - Ich höre meine Schüler gern schnarchen

Nachdem wir nun die am meisten benutzten Buchstaben im Deutschen durchgenommen haben, wenden wir uns Buchstabenkombinationen zu. Der erste Laut, den wir durchnehmen, ist CH… 509 more words


Costa Coffee: Country of origin effects

Costa Coffee, the UK’s favourite coffee shop (if you believe one of their more memorable advertising campaigns), is a British company which plays upon its Italian heritage. 561 more words


COO: There's More to the Story

When I studied abroad in Florence, Italy, I remember imagining how sweet it would be to come back to the States toting a new Italian handbag: made in Italy, and purchased while living in Italy (you can’t get much more Italian than that). 1,056 more words


Artifact Spotlight: March 1866 Nominal Roll

QOR museum volunteer Alex Meyers recently graduated from the University of Western Ontario with a Master’s degree in Public History.  He has worked on the City of Toronto’s “Great War Attic” project, researched historical plaques for Heritage Toronto, served as a Curatorial Assistant at London’s Fanshaw Pioneer Village, and a Historical Interpreter at Toronto’s Pioneer Village. 1,170 more words


US repeals meat labeling law after trade rulings against it

WASHINGTON (AP) – It’s now harder to find out where your beef or pork was born, raised and slaughtered.

After more than a decade of wrangling, Congress repealed a labeling law last month that required retailers to include the animal’s country of origin on packages of red meat. 566 more words


"Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food"

“Know your farmer, know your food” is something we say a lot around here. Given the amount of deceptive/vague labeling on store bought food, we believe knowing exactly where your food comes from is the best way to ensure natural, healthy food for your family. 461 more words


WTO Ruling Forces the Repeal of Popular U.S. Law

‘Twas the night before Christmas in 2002 when I received notice the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) had confirmed America’s first case of Bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE). 738 more words