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wine to buy for casual get-togethers

ever want to grab some wine for a casual get-together, but aren’t sure what you should buy?  do you grab a bottle of expensive wine thinking that the more you pay, it must be good?   259 more words

Eating

Complaint Leads to Fine for Romney Super PAC’s Illegal Spending in 2012

(“Mitt Romney 2012 CPAC” by Mark Taylor)

The Campaign Legal Center received notification last week that the Federal Election Commission has fined pro-Mitt Romney Super PAC Restore Our Future $50,000 for illegally spending millions of dollars airing an advertisement in 2012 that was originally produced and aired by the 2008 Romney presidential campaign. 300 more words

Campaign Finance

ROF Bridgend No 2 (JF 22888)

My previous three posts (1) (2) (3) about the Royal Ordnance Factory at Bridgend and the locomotives they used have been very popular. 208 more words

Wales

Bridgend ROF locomotives (1)

My recent post about the small surviving section of railway track at the former Bridgend ROF depot has been very popular with many views. In this first sequel I shall attempt to follow the timelines of the locomotives that have operated at the Tremains and Brackla Hill depots. 846 more words

Bridgend

Bridgend ROF railway remains

Some weeks ago, on one of the social-media groups to which I belong, a photograph was posted of a short section of surviving railway track from the once-vast system at the former Royal Ordnance Factory in Bridgend. 271 more words

Wales

listening to this now... detroit playlist

who am i kidding?

i’ve been listening to these songs for the past two months straight, not just now. they aren’t for everyone.  which is just how i like it.   214 more words

Rof

Escape

On Saturday 10th March 1945, seventy years ago today at around 10.00pm, the greatest escape of internees from a British prisoner-of-war camp started to take place from Island Farm camp near Bridgend in South Wales when 70 German prisoners managed to tunnel their way to freedom. 617 more words

Wales