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Blogs on ANZAC Day

David Farrar has a very sobering reminder of the size of war casualties in Lest we forget:

  • 1914 – 1918 WWI – 17 million killed…
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Hawking Holograms

Meeting Stephen Hawking in person is already an exciting experience. But this time around, the hype was not about what the world-famous theoretical physicist said but the medium that he chose to deliver his lecture. 849 more words

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Two street urchins try (and fail) to argue the toss with a magistrate

Charles McCarthy and John Harrison were described by the Standard’s  court reporter as ‘urchins’. We should probably understand that to mean that, in the late 1870s, they were young members of the working class. 527 more words

Main Man

You hear Gordon Ramsay before you see him. Not profanity. It’s the oohs and ahhs uttered by the crowd – some hysterically waving behind the windows in a building across the street – that have gathered to catch a glimpse of the reality TV star. 719 more words

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Nashville Employment Adverting

An alternative way to advertise your Job Openings in the Greater Nashville TN area.

Daily Marketing Services has created an employment recruitment program that incorporates the best of two advertising mediums.  299 more words

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Scot Free

As excitement builds for the Hong Kong Sevens blockbuster, one thing is certain: Robbie McRobbie will have his hands full, not only with pleasing a stadium filled with passionate fans, but bringing a sport long overshadowed by football back to the mainstream. 695 more words

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