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JEFF J. MITCHELL. BURGHEAD, MORAY, SCOTLAND. 2017.

“The Burning of the Clavie festival takes place at Doorie Hill. The ceremony – during which a clavie, a barrel packed with tar soaked sticks fixed on the top of a pole, is set alight – dates to the 1750s when the Julian calendar was reformed in Britain. 12 more words

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Elevated positions

Today has been all about taking in the many sights if LA from elevated positions.

This morning we went to the Griffith Observatory, nestled in the hills above Hollywood in the very lovely Griffith Park. 125 more words

Culture

Quote of the day (10th January, 2018)

“The individual who wants to reach the top in business must appreciate the might and force of habit. He must be quick to break those habits that can break him – and hasten to adopt those practices that will become the habits that help him achieve the success he desires.” – J. Paul Getty

Motivation

Review - All the Money in the World

It’s not easy being rich. You can have more money than anyone else in history and yet it seems that’s never enough. One man with such an affliction was John-Paul Getty, the founder of Getty Oil and also one of the most miserly men in the world. 594 more words

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Getty Museum

I have definitely heard of the Getty Museum.  It has been open since 1997 in the Brentwood area of Los Angeles.  To view the grounds alone is mind blowing, with it’s expansive well groomed campus, home to 5 modern marble block buildings housing extensive collections of fine art dating all periods of Greek and Italian masters. 221 more words

Travel

SAUL LOEB. POTOMAC RIVER, WASHINGTON D.C. 2017.

“An intense winter storm has caused electricity outages for tens of thousands of Americans. Some 65,000 homes and businesses along the US east coast are without power. 47 more words

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