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Simon Says: Again???

Last week it was popcorn! This week it’s blackbirds! What in the world is going on here?!?

Oh, It’s National Pie Day?

So mom thought she would get cute and do me in the pie surrounded by blackbirds. 6 more words

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About a Famous Pie

Taken from ‘Little Folks a Magazine for the Young’ of 1890.

“Sing a Song of Sixpence” is a favourite nursery rhyme; but every child who knows it probably thinks it is a rhyme and nothing more. 166 more words

Victorian

Sing a Song of Sixpence

“I think we are missing a bird here – I ordered four and twenty blackbirds baked in a pie and I only count three and twenty blackbirds”

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Yuletide fares

“Above all the birds of winter, the frosty feldefares”: so says Mark Cocker, citing Chaucer. And it’s true: if ever a bird was associated with winter it is the Fieldfare. 638 more words

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Radiohead - winning the interwebs!

As we all know, over the last few days the legends that are Radiohead have been playing massive mind games with us, starting by completely erasing their internet presence and subsequently posting little hints and clues, culminating today in a new song/video called ‘Burn The Witch’. 38 more words

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