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The wonders of Warley

The big Warley MRC show at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham didn’t clash with Stuttgart this year.  So less than a week after returning from Germany, I was off to Birmingham. 722 more words


DNF'd and abandoned

I took two books with me to read over the holiday weekend.  One of them came back without having been read.  I left the other one behind in Chicago after reading about 40% of it. 183 more words

Doc Martens: From Punk to High Fashion by ALEX TUDELA

The boots, originally made for blue-collar workers, are now on the runways.


The Post-Split Hairstyle by MAX BERLINGER

Some men are changing their hair after fizzled romances.


Chasing Rainbows

Sunday was that sort of day with most of Scotland suffering strong winds and snow on high ground.

Morning was wild and wet here in the sou-west but by lunchtime things changed enough to consider walking in some sheltered spot. 285 more words

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The Peculiar Ascent of Bill Murray to Secular Saint by STEVEN KURUTZ

The recent proliferation of T-shirts, posters, murals and memes suggests that the man who had his first fame decades ago has become an icon.