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Blood Thirst

Who can forget Sean Connery as 007? Smiling, square-jawed, never had a scratch on him. James Bond was spring fresh in every scene, ready for a cold martini and a hot babe. 568 more words

Ancient Rome

Fernbank Science Museum

Over the weekend I took my Papa to the science museum as a Christmas gift. I hadn’t been there in probably close to ten years. Back when I was younger I thought it was a cool place, but I hadn’t gone through any real science classes, so none of the information really made sense to me. 489 more words


The Roundup #89

Welcome to 2018, everyone! Even though Toronto has been in a deep freeze for the last two days, the rest of the world seems to be chugging along as per usual, and you know what that means? 336 more words


Jan. 10th Preview: Shanghai Dragons vs. Los Angeles Gladiators

The Dragons vs. the Gladiators will be an extremely important match for the two teams. Both squads need to prove themselves, plain and simple. The Gladiators’ win against the Spitfire in the preseason has largely been attributed to an underperformance by the London roster, and many are claiming that the Shanghai roster was overrated in the hype before the preseason. 477 more words


The Roundup #88

I hope you enjoy my last weekly roundup of 2017. As suggested by a rather astute friend, I will also be doing a Best of 2017 post before the year is out, so stay tuned! 200 more words


Ghosts & Gladiators

Tammi adjusted the volume on her headphones so she could partially hear what the little Italian woman was saying. The tiny tour guide had rushed them around the Colosseum for the last half hour, her giant scarf bouncing with each high-healed step that clicked on the uneven floor as she spouted her boring facts. 1,110 more words