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The Secret Power (Nap) of the Jerman and Taylor Cups – August 2015

Having been rained off earlier in the year, the weather held out for the rearranged men’s and women’s singles at the club.

The John Taylor (men’s) and Bill Jerman (women’s) are played on the same day and make for a very enjoyable ‘double competition’ event. 577 more words


Listen: Duran Duran's John Taylor On 'Paper Gods,' His Favorite Band Moments Then And Now, And #Obsessed

Duran Duran.

Two little words but damn do they make people scream right?

They have  a new record “Paper Gods” that’ll be out in September, and they’re playing the Greek in Berkeley on Friday October 2nd (cue the screaming) and John Taylor called in to talk about those things … and both of ours’ favorite hashtag …

<3 Jayn



Water Poet

Today I want to tell you about John Taylor who was born in Gloucester on this day in 1578. In the early 1590s he moved to London and became a Waterman. 663 more words

British Isles

Pedants' Corner: When did Ben Jonson die?

Each year, on August 6, the world stops to commemorate Ben Jonson’s death. Well, that’s obviously overstating it, but a few ‘on this day’ tweets… 705 more words

Ben Jonson

John Taylor of Duran Duran

ICON: John Taylor/The Pop-Rock Candy Mountain Interview

May 6, 2008

Duran Duran are one of the most influential bands of the 20th Century. With more than 85 million albums sold, they are also one of the best-selling artists of all time. 1,341 more words


About Subprime and the 2008 Financial Crisis


Recently, the financial crisis and its related terms have become buzzwords in their
own right. Terms such as ‘Subprime’, ‘Lehman Brothers’, ‘Collaterised Debt… 1,498 more words

Central Bankers


The #2 receiver is more important to an NFL teams success than most fans know. A solid #2 can be the difference between a Super Bowl title or an early playoff exit. 440 more words