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I am a tigeress

Maybe I was weak. Maybe people were right about the individuals who like to deliver themselves consciously pain. I was stupid and I was childish. … 319 more words


Pork cold cuts and jelly fish by Quan on Flickr.

Pork cold cuts and jelly fish by Quan on Flickr.

"The Robot will see you now..."

Currently in China, robots have taken over the jobs of workers such as those in food and clothing manufacturing. With the ageing population and immense pressure on healthcare services, researchers are looking towards robotsĀ  167 more words


Obama Budget Proposal: Cuts To Target Working Poor, Middle Class

Less than two months after signing tax cuts for the wealthiest Americans into law, President Barack Obama proposed a spending plan to Congress that cuts funding to programs that assist the working poor, help the needy heat their homes..

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Mad Hatter's cafe lease: Council shows double-standards with in-House provider

In a few days time, the Mad Hatter’s Cafe on Alvaston Park will close. It will be replaced by a Council run operation using the Derby Live team that run the Orangery on Markeaton Park. 397 more words

Derby City Council

Hear that train a'comin'

I’m sure there are circumstances in which Amtrak’s midnight (or thereabouts) train through northern Ohio is more convenient than just driving (or for that matter, taking the MegaBus or one of its cousins) where you need to go, but I haven’t encountered them yet. 35 more words

Editorial Cartoons

Turning Right on Sesame Street

There’s a lot in the news lately other than the latest federal budget proposals, and of course there’s plenty further news within that proposed $3.6 trillion of spending that’s currently up for debate, but somehow the relatively mere pittance of $454 million per annum for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting is once again getting column inches and air time. 683 more words