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17th August - on This Day In History


1786 Davy Crockett (frontiersman and politician)


2000 Paula Yates (TV star in the UK)

On This Day:

1896 Gold discovered on the Klondike River… 11 more words

You little fibber

What lies have you been telling the kids?
Latest research suggests teenagers tell the most porkies. Does “Everyone else is allowed to go” and “No, I don’t have any homework” sound familiar? 1,361 more words



A quote from my favourite baby book, optimistically titled The Fun Starts Here, by Paula Yates. And in those pre-internet days, baby books were pretty essential, especially if babies had been largely absent from your life until you held your very own new born in your arms. 67 more words

Family Life

Alan Chapman "Polite Paparazzo" in the Frame

Famed photographer Alan Chapman has launched a classy coffee table book called Frame.

It’s a who’s who of movie icons, rock stars and those who captured our hearts over the last few decades. 308 more words


One day when I become something fantastic and renowned there will be young men who will want to follow in my footsteps

One day, when I become something fantastic and renowned, there will be young men who will want to follow in my footsteps and will want to come to Brussels, Munich, Vienna and Berlin and stay in all the hotels that I used to stay in. 157 more words

Caution: Hot enough to burn!

I am either ahead of culture or way behind. Example of being ahead of my time: In 2012 I was the only person in the entire country holding up an “Artists for Mitt!” hand painted sign at a busy intersection. 172 more words