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Spotlight On... Casualty Star, Derek Thompson

Derek Thompson is a man who needs very little in the way of introduction, for he is known to the nation as Casualty’s favourite Nurse, Charlie Fairhead. 1,056 more words

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WHY WE DON'T SAVE ENOUGH (AS REPORTED BY DEREK THOMPSON ON WWW.THEATLANTIC.COM)

Americans don’t save nearly enough money. And a new paper, titled “How Biases Affect Retirement Saving”, offers a theory as to why that is. The focus is on two common biases – the “present bias” and the “exponential growth bias”. 73 more words

Savings

Toy Story Throwback: 'Toy Story That Time Forgot' at SDCC 2014

Since San Diego Comic Con is going on right now – and since Pixar doesn’t seem to have any official presence there this year, at least none that I noticed on the event schedule – I thought it might be fun to revisit my throwback posts and take a look back at their panel featuring the television special, … 1,212 more words

Toy Story

Casualty 'Fear' ~ Episode Review

Rita’s (Chloe Homan) back, albeit temporarily,  Robyn (Amanda Henderson) is burying her feelings following last week’s bombshell, and the road back to relationship-ville is not a simple one for… 365 more words

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Casualty 'Where The Truth Lies' ~ Episode Review

It was all systems go in the ED for Dr Keogh (Will Beck) as his father caused yet more trauma in Saturday’s episode. Brian (Matthew Marsh) 327 more words

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Spending on Clothes

I have written before about “fast fashion” and its costs. Today I mull over how much Americans spend on their clothes.

My American father was raised during the Great Depression by a single father, a man who had been on his own since he was 13 years old. 578 more words

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Casualty: It’s a special place

(Series 30, ep. 39) Once again, Duffy is back in Holby ED. And, once again, she neglected to tell her oldest and bestest friend Charlie Fairhead that she was back, but as soon as they clapped eyes on each other they went all warm and wistful. 401 more words

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