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Is Jose Mourinho The Right Fit For Manchester United?

A lot of people, when Sir Alex Ferguson retired, were under the impression that Jose Mourinho would be the next United manager.

At that time, people involved in the decision making process would have included Ferguson, Bobby Charlton, Ed Woodward, one or more of the Glazers, another director or two and probably David Gill. 671 more words


No Way!! Mary Brown Was Chosen to Donate Her Hair to Become the Crosshairs on Norden Bombsights

This is from War History OnLine.

I first learned about Mary Brown on Paul Harvey’s”The Rest Of The Story.” 

The task of dropping bombs accurately during WWII was not an easy one. 901 more words

Headline writers of the world, UNITE!!

’cause I came up with a couple of good ones last night after the Sky dismantled the (home court-seeking) Lib:

Blond Bombers Barrage…

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Mary Elizabeth Gilliland: What Makes A Home? (52 Ancestors #25)

Mary Elizabeth Gilliland was born on January 22, 1849 in Edwardsport, Knox County, Indiana to Leason and Serilda (Long) Gilliland.1,2  It appears that Leason wasn’t around very much during Mary’s childhood, as she and her mother and siblings are living with Asa and Maria Loundsbury in 1850.3  Family legend is that Leason worked on a steamboat and was traveling on the river all the time.   551 more words

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