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The Saint - "Meet the Tiger"

It’s hard to believe that the Saint, Simon Templar, has been entertaining readers for nearly ninety years. Not only in the wonderful books by Leslie Charteris, but in films, on television and radio, and in comic strips. 672 more words

The Matchbox 1969 Volvo P1800S is one of their best

You will have to forgive the Matchbox bender I’ve been on – I make no apologies for my love of the licensed Mattel castings of the last decade, and I urge everyone to buy them before the crazy internet prices go into the clouds (they went through the roof years ago). 1,357 more words


18/12/1966: Paper Chase

“Who is ziss man?”

It must be ‘dodgy German accent’ weekend on tv. Last night we witnessed Patrick Troughton’s effort in Doctor Who and tonight it’s Roger Moore’s turn, passing himself off as a German officer near the end of the episode. 603 more words

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Baby it's cold outside: dating on a small campus

Story by Elizabeth Schoof, Staff Writer 

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“You’re going to Aquinas? I met my spouse there!” It’s a phrase that I’ve heard in a variety of ways from various alumni. 497 more words

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4/12/1966: The Better Mousetrap

“…an unusual kind of cheese.”

We’re in the south of France this week. A dinner suited Simon Templar is playing roulette in a hotel. In a funny sort of way he reminds me a bit of James Bond. 1,079 more words

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