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God Deals In Reality...

I am certain that some preachers can write in a vacuum – Bible open in front of them, whipping out an insightful and edifying exposition of Scripture without a thought for commentaries, scholarly discussions, or the insights and sermons of others. 2,313 more words

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“We wanted to change the world without a revolution"

I recall interviewing the historian of adult education John Harrison a decade or so ago. Looking back on his own career and those of his contemporaries, Richard Hoggart and Raymond Williams, he reflected that their aim, as adult educators, had been to “change the world without recourse to a revolution”. 977 more words

How John Harrison Solved The Problem Of Longitude

In our modern era we take for granted the ease of international travel.  We give hardly a thought to the difficulties that our ancestors faced when trying to move from one part of the globe to another.  40 more words

History

Residue: Season 1/ Episode 1 [Series Premiere] - Overview/ Review (with Spoilers)

*At the time of this review I thought this was a movie, hence the tone of the review*

Overview

Residue provides the type of sci-fi experience you’d imagine an egotistical film major would make if they had the money to cast who they wanted, had the permits they needed to shoot, and a big enough budget for decent makeup artist and special effects. 582 more words

TV Series

Movie Review: Creepshow

Creepshow (1982)
Directed by George Romero
Starring Hal Holbrook, Adrienne Barbeau, Fritz Weaver, Leslie Nielsen, Carrie Nye, E.G. Marshall, Viveca Lindfors, Ed Harris, Ted Danson, Stephen King, Warner Shook, Robert Harper, Elizabeth Regan, Gaylen Ross, Tom Atkins… 1,633 more words

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McClughan wins final round of Radical European Masters Championship

Patrick McClughan, together with his teammate John Harrison, won last weekend’s final round of the Radical European Masters Championship at Jerez in Spain. Driving a Radical SR8 prototype sportscar, Patrick dominated the second half of the race to claim a convincing victory ahead of a quality field of drivers. 651 more words

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