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ON THIS DAY: August 29, 2017

August 29th is

According to Hoyle Day *

Chop Suey Day

Individual Rights Day *

More Herbs, Less Salt Day

U.N. International Day Against Nuclear Tests * 889 more words

History

Celebrity Birthdays - August 29th

Celebrities born on August 29th include…

Actress, Rebecca De Mornay (The Hand That Rock The Cradle), 58

Singer/Songwriter/Bassist Me’Shell Ndegeocello, 49

Actor, … 74 more words

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August 29 in history

708 Copper coins were minted in Japan for the first time.

1350  Battle of Winchelsea (or Les Espagnols sur Mer): The English naval fleet under King Edward III defeated a Castilian fleet of 40 ships. 654 more words

History

Cocktail Break

and since sometimes you need more than one

hell times like these? Three please and make them all doubles!

Humor

What a diff'rence...

…a year makes. I  began this blog (officially) on June 28, 2016.  It seems like a reason to celebrate.  It’s time to say Thank You to you, the readers. 660 more words

Globe Theatre 2017 Romeo And Juliet - Review

Lord, this bitter earth,
Yes, can be so cold.
Today you’re young,
Too soon, you’re old.

As a self-confessed Luhrmann-ophobe, when hearing the many comparisons between the 1996 screen adaptation and the production kicking off the Globe Theatre’s ‘Summer of Love’ (and even some claims that the latter made the former seem subtle), I was gritting my teeth, biting my thumb, and preparing myself for bitter hatred.

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Departures

In the last two weeks of February, the music industry released a veritable flood of interesting albums across a wide spectrum of genres. I’ve been busy listening to music searching for those albums that I can genuinely endorse with enthusiasm. 1,357 more words