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The day a small, candy-floss - powered child asked to hold a 'sea turban'

My totally off-the-freaking-chain Friday night currently consists of cleaning the klounge (kitchen/lounge) whilst ‘dancing’ to a quality blend of Al Jarreau, Tower of Power and Shania Twain (I’m not ashamed, her unique brand of female empowerment pop makes me a better sweeper) and pondering how my summer played out. 630 more words

Haywards Heath girlfriend’s tribute to Olympics stuntman

The girlfriend of London Olympics stuntman Mark Sutton, who died after skydiving into an Alps ridge at 150mph, has paid tribute to his kindness.

Victoria Homewood, of… 289 more words


Cowes Week

Cowes Week 3rd -10th of August

Founded in 1826, Cowes Week on the Isle of Wight signals the end of the season. Another Royal Regatta but this time sailing. 240 more words


AB on the NHS

Many of you will remember this now infamous tweet, posted during the Olympic Ceremony:

The most leftie opening ceremony I have ever seen – more than Beijing, the capital of a communist state!

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Stricken Ali could be dead in days

This is from The UK Sun.

Like him or hate him Ali was a great boxer.

It pained me to see Ali in his later years. 1,203 more words

Your Deck of Ancient Symbols Card for Aug. 28 is The Crystal

Your Deck of Ancient Symbols Card for Today

The Crystal

The Crystal glows with the power of mystical truths transformed into material realities. The Crystal denotes a self with a powerful connection to the spiritual world that allows them to literally soak up cosmic wisdom and apply it favorably to their everyday life. 48 more words

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Isles of Wonder

There’s a conversation that’s been going on, here and there, across the blogosphere, since Danny Boyle blew our minds and melted our cynical hearts at the Olympics Opening Ceremony.  1,433 more words