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Corporal Desmond T. Doss- The WWII Hero who never fired a shot

I got very excited when I heard the news that Mel Gibson was to take his seat on a Director’s chair again, this time to shoot a WWII movie called “Hacksaw Ridge”. 870 more words

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Review: ‘Holy Sh*t: A Brief History of Swearing’

It is the greatest binary in human thought. The divine and the earthly. The sacred and the obscene. Or, as Melissa Mohr puts it in her debut book, the Holy and the Shit. 875 more words

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The Difference Between Doctors & Politicians

When I was growing up I heard my father say that the best doctors were good diagnostician.  I also remember my mother telling me that I had to take my medicine, even if it didn’t taste good, because it would make me better in the long run.   1,474 more words

Okita Souji and the (un)Lucky Cats of Imado Shrine

The cost of living is relatively high in Japan, which makes Tokyo one of the more expensive places to visit.  I know my fair share of people who would love to take a trip there, but who have decided against it because of their financial limitations.   1,061 more words

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I Had Never Been Anywhere Quite Like It

Abundant with lemons, The Amalfi Coast is the rocky mediterranean region of southern Italy in which the compass was perfected by the inventor/mariner Flavio Gioja c. 20 more words

Nine West Black Leather Ankle Boot

Nine West Black Leather Ankle Boot
<p>These Nine West Black Leather Ankle Boots have a 3" heel and a squared toe.</p><p>They have some scuffing (see pics)<br></p> 10 more words

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