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Why women like Josephine deserve your attention

Josephine Peter is the kind of woman you might pass in the supermarket or spot at the post office. You might smile at her, nod and walk past, that’s if you notice her at all. 443 more words


Our day didn’t start so well today. The power went out overnight in the place we were staying which meant I didn’t get a cup of tea at breakfast. 229 more words


(Going, Goin') Home (Coming, Again)

I was born in Exeter, New Hampshire.

Over the course of the sixty-something years since, I’ve lived in a handful of locations around the Granite State. 339 more words

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Film review: Local Hero

We watched a 1983 movie called Local Hero this afternoon because we’re planning to go up to Pennan, where it was filmed, in a couple of weeks. 309 more words


Newcastle 2-1 Burton: Mags Earn Another 3 Points as Burton Earns my Respect

Newcastle defeated minnows Burton Albion today 2-1 in what is quickly becoming “classic” Rafa Benitez style. That is, grab a lead in the first half and then defend like all hell in the second. 151 more words

Episode 105: Hangovers and Comfort Movies

Drink too much for some reason lately? Feeling down for some reason? Some reason we won’t mention? Need to take a mental health day and stay at home and watch comfort movies? 16 more words


Local Hero

Director: Bill Forsyth

Starring: Peter Riegert, Peter Capaldi, Fulton Mackay, Denis Lawson, Burt Lancaster

Release Date: 17th February 1983

Running Time: 1 hour & 51 minutes… 596 more words