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Destiny 2's Gods Of Mars Expansion Has Me Cautiously Optimistic

It is no secret that myself and many other Destiny players, veteran and new alike, were a little disappointed with the Curse of Osiris expansion especially since it featured very little Osiris. 673 more words


At the Court of the EU Bubble Kings

The elevation of Martin Seymar — aka Rasputin, Machiavelli or the Monster — to the position of secretary general highlights how far the EU has gone in disconnecting itself from what it’s supposed to represent: the general interest. 221 more words

Brussels Business


“Is it a boy?”

“No, Nicholas, it’s a girl.”

There was a sigh, a curse, and then a period of silence.

“What should we call her?” 436 more words


Family Devotion

I recently read Nicholas and Alexandra, a history of Russia’s last royal family by Robert Massie. It’s an old (1967) and wonderful account.

The basic story line is simple. 250 more words

A Royal Rabbit Hole

I love a good internet rabbit hole, and watching The Crown has given me a great chance to learn all sorts of new and completely useless information about the British royal family, along with an unhealthy emotional investment in Queen Elizabeth’s love life! 684 more words


Drunk History: "Dangerous Minds" Turned Into a Dangerous Time With Cowboy Boots

Another fantastic episode of “Drunk History” aired last week, this time focusing on the theme “Dangerous Minds.” Here are the best moments from each narrator and their story! 368 more words


Rasputin's Spirit Possessed Brown Bear Walks Streets of Moscow

Rasputin’s Spirit Possessed Brown Bear Walks Streets of Moscow

A Russian Eurasian brown bear that was possessed by the spirit of the mad monk Grigori Rasputin was walking the streets of Moscow. 300 more words

Vampire Novel