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Tales from the Darkside: The Movie (1990)

I yearn for the days long past when old fashioned horror anthologies were far more common and still relatively popular. When done right, collection of traditional short horror segments under a single umbrella and possibly told via an entertaining narrator persona are incredibly comfy to consume, and given how they usually cover a wide range of topics, you’re bound to have at least one segment that clicks with you in a meaningful way. 815 more words

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22nd October 1707. A Matter of Longitude.

For every 15 degrees travelling east, local time moves 1 hour ahead. Travelling west it moves back 1 hour for every 15 degrees.

So if we know local time at 2 points on the earth’s surface we can use the difference to calculate how far apart those places are in Longitude east and west. 536 more words



It’s the end of the world as we know it, and I feel fine! Cowabunga!

Click the pic to hear the tunes!


All the way to America

And here we are, minus photographer Joe, at the Ships, Clocks and Stars exhibition in Mystic, along with two of the key organisers, Jeff and Elysa. 70 more words

John Harrison at Edinburgh International Book Festival

Here’s a little Sunday inspiration as I share what I got up to last Sunday. For those of you who don’t know the name, John Harrison is a much celebrated travel writer who concentrates on Central America and Antarctica. 347 more words


Would you like to do this job?

By Colleen

 Would you like to do this job?  This is John Harrison a master ice cream taster.  His service of tasting ice cream for a company known as Dreyer’s/Edy’s Grand Ice Cream is very valuable so much so that his taste buds are insured for a million dollars. 37 more words

Cops’ dash-cam destroys police brutality charge; bystander’s video left out something key

This is from BizPac Review.

The  drunken thug that was being arrested was a Son of Obama.

Anyone care to bet the people providing the video and claiming police brutality are Children of Obama? 222 more words