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Jerusalem: The Biography by Simon Sebag Montefiore

For any stable genius who is, like, really clever but has not considered all the complexities of – to take an example at random – the US recognising Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, Simon Sebag Montefiore’s  335 more words


Costa nero zero buck

I am quite possibly one of the saddest people you will encounter today.  I’m lucky enough to live in a nice home with a decent job, and I’ve never felt the need to buy a takeaway coffee.  609 more words

Tongue In Cheek

Cavalo Nero, page 13

accolated to the sun
your tactless sarcasm
is well missed here
your viperish looks
at my nervousness

you were so beautiful
I couldn’t object… 44 more words


Prismo Continues Hot Streak with Newest Remix of 'Core'

Major up-and-comer Prismo ended 2017 on a pretty incredible hot streak, releasing not only an array of massive remixes that includes Nero‘s classic ‘Promises,’ but also yet another impressive single titled ‘Stronger.’ 82 more words



Lately, I’ve seen a number of editorial comments comparing Trump to the Roman emperor Nero.  This is an outrage.  Nero was marginally competent as an emperor. 250 more words

Reasonably True

Reading Mark's Gospel

Weekdays in Ordinary Time till the Tuesday before Ash Wednesday we’ll be reading at Mass from the first 10 chapters of the Gospel of Mark. A medieval painter (above) sees Mark an old man, adjusting his spectacles to get down to work, while a lion, a traditional symbol of the evangelist, gets ready to roar. 348 more words