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When you slip

It’s not a matter, it’s a matter of when you’re going to slip. Sometimes that’s all it is, and sometimes you’ll slip and fall, but that’s okay. 602 more words

Improve Yourself

Global stocks mostly higher in quiet trading day

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly higher Monday on a quiet trading day with Hong Kong, Wall Street and London closed for holidays.

KEEPING SCORE: In early trading, France’s CAC-40 lost 0.7 percent to 5,107.28 points. 389 more words

National News

New Wonderful World.

A better world, in which there are no wars and poverty. A world where the food is free, knowledge is free and the money does not exist. 27 more words


Ex-Israeli Premier Olmert Sentenced to 8 Months in Prison

(JERUSALEM) — Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was sentenced Monday to eight months in prison for unlawfully accepting money from a U.S. supporter, capping the dramatic downfall of a man who only years earlier led the country and hoped to bring about a historic peace agreement with the Palestinians. 629 more words


Today’s linguistic revelation came from… a pot of yogurt. I never win anything in these contests, but at least I can learn a word or two – that’s my consolation prize! 124 more words

Words And Expressions

To Rock the Daisies or Not?

What is the real motto behind Rocking the Daisies? ‘Party hard, tread lightly’ or ‘Drugs, alcohol, violence and insanity’. 1,328 more words

Cape Town

Will China Rule The World?

Some of the blogs I read have this idea that China is going to rule the world.  They cite the AIIB (Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank), and the Silk Road development and the sea route part of the Silk Road, and all the investment that china is doing around the world.   1,938 more words