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A Week in the Life of the NYPD - Wednesday 19th July 1871

On Wednesday 19th July, New York’s newspapers seemed to have exhausted much of their discussion about the riot. The Board of Police’s announcement that they would remit all fines imposed on officers for trivial complaints in recognition of their ‘gallantry and efficiency’ on the 12th therefore came as a welcome feature. 946 more words

Film Review: Leaving Las Vegas

Nicolas Cage redeemed himself, in my eyes, with his emotional but restrained performance in this grim drama.

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This review was originally published on another blog January 26, 2015; edited & reposted July 8, 2015.  792 more words

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Responding To Mayor Pro Tempore John O’Brien Part 2

My e-mail exchange with O’Brien continues…

Part 1, for the late.

Mr. Szymkowiak,

I have no issue with the broadcast of WZZM 13.

I give equal respect to ALL Religions.

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Responding To Mayor Pro Tempore John O'Brien

Something very interesting just happened. I received an e-mail from John O’Brien, the mayor pro tempore of Hudsonville, MI. Back in February I typed about… 925 more words

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Weekend Round Up #CorkGolfNews

Sunday started with high hopes for plenty of golfers, O’Donovan, O’Brien and Gorey were all in contention at the Irish Mid-Am in New Forrest.  Cian McNamara and Wayne O’Callaghan were in the top 10 in the Shell Carne Pro-Am and Fernhill were due to take on Blarney in the first round of the Barton Shield at Muskerry. 376 more words

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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

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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
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