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Not so 'Balling in Bologna'... Day 1 and 2

19/09/2105 Day 1 – The official starting date of the year abroad. I flew from Manchester directly to Bologna so Mam, Dad and I went to Manchester the day before and stayed over in Manchester for the night as I had a very early rise for a 06:40 departure. 1,045 more words


How did we get here?

Most of us have seen them. The commercials for Wonderful Pistachios. Like the one with Manny Pacquiao where he cracks them open with a “knockout punch.” Kind of clever I guess. 245 more words


Autumn, The Best Workout I Get All Year

I watched a video the other day about methods of splitting firewood that saves time, it was horrible.  If I wanted to save time splitting firewood I could rent a splitter, or better yet why don’t I just turn my furnace on and not burn firewood at all.  288 more words


GRPM Presents American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition

Story by Haley Brink, Staff Writer
Photo courtesy of Grand Rapids Public Museum

The American Spirits exhibit at the Grand Rapids Public Museum is finally open to the public. 450 more words


Pride in the city: a blog post on Chester Pride by Matt Poynton

This weekend saw crowds flock to Chester to soak up the atmosphere at the city’s third annual Chester Pride festival, with an action-packed schedule of entertainment laid on. 321 more words


The society and the information 55: News media has fought 12

社会と情報 55: 戦った報道 12

< 1. A tank exhibition hosted by Asahi Shimbun in 1939 >

< 1. 朝日主催の「戦車大展覧会」、1939年 >

From this issue, I examine the background that Japanese newspapers changed from pacifism to a favor of war. 623 more words

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A blue mouse isn't individualism: Run

A blue mouse isn’t individualism: Run

The bins stand still. She has watched too many action movies lat eat night. She kept turning back to look at the bins expecting an escaped prisoner to jump out and run across the room. 69 more words