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Let's Keep Dancing by Esther Nelson

My children remember when they were in elementary school, I played Simon and Garfunkel’s popular song, “I am a Rock” (written by Paul Simon), several times daily.  1,060 more words

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The Week That Was - 5th-11th February 2018

I try to sum up the week’s events in bite-size form.

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Oxfam is embroiled in a scandal after it emerges that sexual misconduct claims were made against aid workers in Haiti in 2011. 328 more words

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Last Chance to See

Paul Simon is kicking off his farewell tour in May. This comes on the heels of Elton John’s announcement of his own farewell tour.

I was all set to suggest they save us all some time and money by combining their tours–call it “The End of an Era” show, take turns as headliner and opening act, mix things up by covering each other’s songs, and so on–and then I realized Mr. 549 more words

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Pop legends plan ‘final’ tours – but does farewell mean farewell?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Goodbye seems to be the hardest word… “I’ve made a decision tonight that this is going to be the last show,” said Elton John, announcing his retirement from touring. 24 more words

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