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May 26 in history

451   Battle of Avarayr between Armenian rebels and the Sassanid Emire.

113 5 Alfonso VII of León and Castile was crowned in the Cathedral of Leon as… 892 more words

History

30 in 30 Day 30 - Windows

Do you get phone calls from people with Indian accents asking about your windows? I do, several times a week. I would love some help with my circa 1945 windows. 90 more words

Art

1. Arctic Monkees

By eck, ee by gum, ey up, by the crumpled tights of Nora Batty and the continuing exploits of Compo Clegg, hey, hey, it’s the Sheffield Monkees. 644 more words

Sacred Cows

When I'm Cleaning Windows

And how’s a lass supposed to live her knitting life when “real life” (imagine me doing that exaggerated quotation marks thingy in the air with my fingers whilst pulling a disdainful face as I say those two words) keeps barging in and demanding attention? 547 more words

Knitting

Everybody wants a laptop...or did he say 'lap dance'?

Laptops are by far the most popular computer configuration these days. It combines computer, keyboard and screen into a single portable unit. How do they do it? 682 more words

Adult Education

Legal aspects of parody

Richard Harrison explains the background to his musically illustrated video talk on the parody exception to copyright. 576 more words

Court Of Justice Of The European Union