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Some new twists on some old guys

How do you keep history books fresh for kids? How do you present the information na new and engaging way? Jonah Winter and Alan Schroeder have some good ideas. 214 more words

Picture Book

Conor Coyne wins Muskerry Senior Scratch Cup

Muskerry Senior Scratch Cup
Sponsored by Shane Sadler

Winner: Conor Coyne (Youghal) 145
Runner Up: Gary O’Flaherty (Cork) 146
3rd: John Hickey (Cork) 147
4th: … 45 more words

Cork Golf

Clockwork or cogworld?

The eminent thinker and activist John O’Brien wrote an article recently called Surviving Cogworld for www.ddnetworkinc.org, in which he talks about the rise of a mechanistic view of service provision in his home area of Wisconsin, reflections of which he sees globally. 1,026 more words

Shared Lives

A Shrouded World - Whistlers : A Jack Walker & Michael Talbot Adventure

This is a collaboration between Mark Tufo and John O’Brien.

As you know I’ve been a big fan of Mark Tufo books for a while, especially the Zombie Fallout series, so when I saw this I thought I’d better give it a read. 378 more words

Quirky

How Sheryl Crow Performing On 'Letterman' Was Blamed For An Author's Suicide

Sheryl Crow had a successful career before anyone knew of her. She wrote commercial jingles (including one for McDonald’s), toured with Michael Jackson on his Bad World Tour from 1987-1989, and sang on the… 753 more words

MUSIC

Sean O'Mahony's All-Ireland hopes are ended

The Sean O’Mahony’s hopes of All-Ireland glory were ended by St Croan’s of Roscommon yesterday after their comeback at Kingspan Breffni Park in Cavan fell just short on a 0-14 to 2-7 scoreline. 344 more words

Sport