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Virgin Atlantic

From the creative safety video to the actually yummy food, Virgin Atlantic was a joy to fly. I don’t know how I’ll manage with lesser airlines. 103 more words

Expat Life

Of blue jobs, pink jobs and anything in between

I grew up knowing there were two categories of jobs- blue jobs and pink jobs. And you were good at one or the other. Rebel that I am, I somehow ended up lilac…somewhere in between.  477 more words

Engineering

Did Honourable Member Chris Sinckler Deliver a Terminological Inexactitude?

Chris Sinckler, Minister of Finance

Donville Inniss, Minister of Commerce

We have no doubt that we can and will grow our economy further and faster. We know we can bring unemployment down to even lower levels once we unleash the over $1 billion of foreign direct investment we have before us with projects such as the Sandals Casuarina expansion which has started, the Sam Lords Redevelopment Project which has also started, the Hyatt Centric and even the much maligned Four Seasons Project which, God willing, can get started shortly – …

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Opinion

Photojournalism has never been objective

Nepal, 2011

At the risk of starting with fighting words, I question the objectivity and absoluteness of photojournalism as a reporting medium. I actually think the problem is not so much that photography has descended into a parody of manipulation, filters, photoshop and other things, but more that our collective societal expectations have warped what we perceive and how we perceive it. 1,171 more words

Ming

Suggestions?

Hello, everyone!

I’m open to post suggestions about problems affecting our society, so if you have any ideas contact me! I’m interested in hearing everyone’s point of view and seeing how many people agree that certain things need to be said. 29 more words

Feminism

merrily, merrily, life is but a dream

When I was a kid I used to dream of becoming whatever I wanted because that’s what I was told. That I could become anything I wanted. 67 more words

Life

The Raconteurs - Broken Boy Soldiers (2006): Review

Produced by Jack White and Brendan Benson
Label – V2/XL/Third Man

When Jack White decided to relieve himself from the constraints of The White Stripes and teamed up with Brendan Benson and the rhythm section from a little known Cincinnati band called The Greenhornes to form The Raconteurs there was a sense that the combination would provide some interesting results. 315 more words

Music