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Dr. Ho's Rewards Auctions' Unsung Heroes

Among the unsung heroes of The Charlottesville Restaurant Auctions were the auction runners-up, whose participation was vital to the auctions’ success. For each restaurant’s auction, after public bidding closed I would email all of the bidders to invite further bidding until only one remained. 338 more words

'Visitor' is song of the day at Love is Pop!

Dalea’s song/music video ‘Visitor’ is song of the day at ‘Love is Pop’! Michael McCarthy’s review is on point, thank you!

Check out the song and review here: … 14 more words


"Wrecking the Earth" - Thoughts Provoked by Michael McCarthy's "The Moth Snowstorm".

Yesterday evening I went up to a favourite spot on the high tops not far from where I live.  As I approached, a Lapwing was herding three tiny chicks along the lane.  1,385 more words

Natural History And Animism

TSA: Prepared Travelers Can Help Speed Up Airport Lines

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — There’s plenty of blame to go around for the recent security delays at the nation’s airports.  But the TSA says there are things travelers can do to shorten the wait. 142 more words


Santa Anita opinions for Saturday, May 14

Race 1: #3 Scuderia (3-1) (turf only): This gelding was in Chad Brown’s hands at Gulfstream Park and had a tough debut. Now shows up for Michael McCarthy with a pair of good works coming in. 164 more words

Horse Racing

#IATEFL2016: Michael McCarthy

So for my second IATEFL at-home conference I watched a talk by Michal McCarthy – of Vocab/Collocations/Idioms in Use fame.

Though his topic was quite dry (but on something I’ve very interested in – not sure what that says about me!) he is a great speaker and his talk is very enjoyable to watch and easy to follow – check it out… 389 more words


'Experiential travel' has proved highly successful in the tourist trade over the past few years

Mel Tennant bends down and digs a hole in the white beach sand while urging onlookers to watch closely. Within 10 seconds an extraordinary event occurs. 1,175 more words