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Evening Standard
Outnumbered child actors look unrecognisable as adultsliterary classic The BBC period drama moved into the Sixties for Series 5 BBC
Outnumbered child actors look unrecognisable as adults
Evening Standard / Posted an hour ago
literary classic The BBC period drama moved into the Sixties for Series 5 BBC/Neal Street Productions/Sophie Mutevelian Charles Dickens' most famous characters collide in this historical soap ITV's British western set in the wilds of... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Pence the pliableof low-probability events, Trump's literary interests were hidden until his vic
Pence the pliable
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 6 hours ago
of low-probability events, Trump's literary interests were hidden until his vice presidential search took him to Charles Dickens' "David Copperfield," where he found Mike Pence, whose sometimes unctuous affect resembles Uriah Heep's: So... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Pence the pliableof low-probability events, Trump's literary interests were hidden until his vic
Pence the pliable
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 6 hours ago
of low-probability events, Trump's literary interests were hidden until his vice presidential search took him to Charles Dickens' "David Copperfield," where he found Mike Pence, whose sometimes unctuous affect resembles Uriah Heep's: So... Read more
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Slate
Why Do People Hate Hillary Clinton So Much?loathing of Hillary overlaps with the ’90s version. Her enemies’ caricature of
Why Do People Hate Hillary Clinton So Much?
Slate / Posted 10 hours ago
loathing of Hillary overlaps with the ’90s version. Her enemies’ caricature of her has flipped from Madame Defarge, Charles Dickens’ revolutionary villainess, to Marie Antoinette, symbol of callous aristocracy, but the sense of Clinton’s... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Get Sorted: How do you look (to a bank)?Sorted: People's affinity for fraud But does it have to be this way? All this
Get Sorted: How do you look (to a bank)?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
Sorted: People's affinity for fraud But does it have to be this way? All this makes me think of the debtors' prisons that Charles Dickens wrote about, where people were cast when they couldn't repay. With the benefit of hindsight this seems absurd... Read more
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Deseret News
George F. Will: Adding Pence the pliable to Trump campaignof low-probability events, Trump's literary interests were hidden until his vic
George F. Will: Adding Pence the pliable to Trump campaign
Deseret News / Posted 16 hours ago
of low-probability events, Trump's literary interests were hidden until his vice presidential search took him to Charles Dickens' "David Copperfield," where he found Mike Pence, whose sometimes unctuous affect resembles Uriah Heep's: So... Read more
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The Sault Star
A Christmas Carol unwrapped as next showto acknowledge Sault Ste. Marie's present economic challenges and shine a littl
A Christmas Carol unwrapped as next show
The Sault Star / Posted 21 hours ago
to acknowledge Sault Ste. Marie's present economic challenges and shine a little encouraging light for city residents. Charles Dickens' classic tale of miser Ebenezer Scrooge being visited by the ghosts of past, present and future and his... Read more
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The Columbian
Standing desks making strides in officeshe said, other parts of your body have to work harder, which can lead to injury
Standing desks making strides in offices
The Columbian / Posted 22 hours ago
he said, other parts of your body have to work harder, which can lead to injury. While standing desks are nothing new — Charles Dickens, Thomas Jefferson and Donald Rumsfield used them — they have gained popularity over the past decade. A few... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
George F. Will: Pence the pliableof low-probability events, Trump’s literary interests were hidden until his vic
George F. Will: Pence the pliable
The Monterey County Herald / Posted yesterday
of low-probability events, Trump’s literary interests were hidden until his vice presidential search took him to Charles Dickens’ “David Copperfield,” where he found Mike Pence, whose sometimes unctuous affect resembles Uriah Heep’s: So... Read more
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The Border Mail
Things to do in London: Three-minute guidewill always repay the wait. Underneath the soaring, ethereal stone arches are b
Things to do in London: Three-minute guide
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
will always repay the wait. Underneath the soaring, ethereal stone arches are buried Sir Isaac Newton, Jane Austen, Charles Dickens and Charles Darwin – and that's quite apart from Poets' Corner where a host of the great and the good... Read more
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express
Secrets of metal detectorist who found student's diamond ring lost at seaMonument in the grounds of Shugborough Manor, Staffordshire, the ancestral home
Secrets of metal detectorist who found student's diamond ring lost at sea
express / Posted 2 days ago
Monument in the grounds of Shugborough Manor, Staffordshire, the ancestral home of the earls of Lichfield. Charles Darwin, Charles Dickens and even veterans of Bletchley Park, the wartime decryption operation that cracked the Nazis’ Enigma code,... Read more
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express
Top 10 facts about buskingCharles Babbage hated all forms of street music, especially organ-grinders and
Top 10 facts about busking
express / Posted 3 days ago
Charles Babbage hated all forms of street music, especially organ-grinders and in the 1860s ran a campaign to ban them. 4. Charles Dickens agreed and wrote that he was “daily interrupted, harassed, worried, wearied, driven nearly mad, by street... Read more
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Rappler
'Melania Trump' responds to plagiarism accusation on 'Colbert'as Donald Trump's wife Melania to give a speech and clear her name. “My fellow
'Melania Trump' responds to plagiarism accusation on 'Colbert'
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
as Donald Trump's wife Melania to give a speech and clear her name. “My fellow Americans,” she began, with a rip off Charles Dickens' A Tale of Two Cities: “This is truly the best of times, it is the worst of times." After that came more... Read more
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Evening Standard
Michelle Obama is the First Lady of Karaokeliterary classic The BBC period drama moved into the Sixties for Series 5 BBC
Michelle Obama is the First Lady of Karaoke
Evening Standard / Posted 4 days ago
literary classic The BBC period drama moved into the Sixties for Series 5 BBC/Neal Street Productions/Sophie Mutevelian Charles Dickens' most famous characters collide in this historical soap ITV's British western set in the wilds of... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
A season to be amazedbe featured in early December, just in time for the holidays. One of the most b
A season to be amazed
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
be featured in early December, just in time for the holidays. One of the most beloved Christmas traditions of all time, Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" has graced thousands of stages - and even the screen, big and small - around the world... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Terry Dickson: Plagiarism? More like timeworn cliches and platitudes“I believe in the sacredness of a promise, that a man’s word should be as good
Terry Dickson: Plagiarism? More like timeworn cliches and platitudes
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
“I believe in the sacredness of a promise, that a man’s word should be as good as his bond,” he said. Before Rockefeller, Charles Dickens wrote, “A gentleman’s word is as good as his bond; sometimes better.” Before either of them, Miguel de... Read more
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Northumberland Today
There was a time in this fair land...and New York (via the Richelieu River and Lake Champlain,) the trains proved to
There was a time in this fair land...
Northumberland Today / Posted 4 days ago
and New York (via the Richelieu River and Lake Champlain,) the trains proved to be popular with travellers, including Charles Dickens. ...” In 1968 the Canadian folk group the Travellers performed Lightfoot’s song at the CNE Grandstand Show,... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 4 days ago
to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on to plagiarize everyone from Dr. Seuss to Charles Dickens. Trump released a statement in the midst of the media storm surrounding his wife's speech and claimed... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on to plagiarize everyone from Dr. Seuss to Charles Dickens. Trump released a statement in the midst of the media storm surrounding his wife's speech and claimed... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on to plagiarize everyone from Dr. Seuss to Charles Dickens. Trump released a statement in the midst of the media storm surrounding his wife's speech and claimed... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stephen Colbert gives 'Melania Trump' a chance to address plagiarism accusationsI wrote it," Benanti answered. What comes next was a genius mashing of literar
Stephen Colbert gives 'Melania Trump' a chance to address plagiarism accusations
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
I wrote it," Benanti answered. What comes next was a genius mashing of literary and pop culture references ranging from Charles Dickens' novel "A Tale of Two Cities," Dr. Seuss' "Green Eggs and Ham," "The Fresh Prince of Bel Air," "The Lion... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Stephen Colbert gives 'Melania Trump' a chance to address plagiarism accusationsI wrote it," Benanti answered. What comes next was a genius mashing of literar
Stephen Colbert gives 'Melania Trump' a chance to address plagiarism accusations
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
I wrote it," Benanti answered. What comes next was a genius mashing of literary and pop culture references ranging from Charles Dickens' novel "A Tale of Two Cities," Dr. Seuss' "Green Eggs and Ham," "The Fresh Prince of Bel Air," "The Lion... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'
Local 10 Miami / Posted 4 days ago
to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on to plagiarize everyone from Dr. Seuss to Charles Dickens. Trump released a statement in the midst of the media storm surrounding his wife's speech and claimed... Read more
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News 8000
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'
News 8000 / Posted 4 days ago
to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on to plagiarize everyone from Dr. Seuss to Charles Dickens. Trump released a statement in the midst of the media storm surrounding his wife's speech and claimed... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 4 days ago
to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on to plagiarize everyone from Dr. Seuss to Charles Dickens. Trump released a statement in the midst of the media storm surrounding his wife's speech and claimed... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 4 days ago
to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on to plagiarize everyone from Dr. Seuss to Charles Dickens. Trump released a statement in the midst of the media storm surrounding his wife's speech and claimed... Read more
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My EastText
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'
My EastText / Posted 4 days ago
to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on to plagiarize everyone from Dr. Seuss to Charles Dickens. Trump released a statement in the midst of the media storm surrounding his wife's speech and claimed... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 days ago
to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on to plagiarize everyone from Dr. Seuss to Charles Dickens. Trump released a statement in the midst of the media storm surrounding his wife's speech and claimed... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Stephen Colbert gives 'Melania Trump' a chance to address plagiarism accusationsI wrote it," Benanti answered. What comes next was a genius mashing of literar
Stephen Colbert gives 'Melania Trump' a chance to address plagiarism accusations
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
I wrote it," Benanti answered. What comes next was a genius mashing of literary and pop culture references ranging from Charles Dickens' novel "A Tale of Two Cities," Dr. Seuss' "Green Eggs and Ham," "The Fresh Prince of Bel Air," "The Lion... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 4 days ago
to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on to plagiarize everyone from Dr. Seuss to Charles Dickens. Trump released a statement in the midst of the media storm surrounding his wife's speech and claimed... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'
KTVZ Bend / Posted 4 days ago
to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on to plagiarize everyone from Dr. Seuss to Charles Dickens. Trump released a statement in the midst of the media storm surrounding his wife's speech and claimed... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on to plagiarize everyone from Dr. Seuss to Charles Dickens. Trump released a statement in the midst of the media storm surrounding his wife's speech and claimed... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 days ago
to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on to plagiarize everyone from Dr. Seuss to Charles Dickens. Trump released a statement in the midst of the media storm surrounding his wife's speech and claimed... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 days ago
to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on to plagiarize everyone from Dr. Seuss to Charles Dickens. Trump released a statement in the midst of the media storm surrounding his wife's speech and claimed... Read more
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Business Insider
Stephen Colbert gives 'Melania Trump' a chance to address plagiarism accusationsI wrote it," Benanti answered. What comes next was a genius mashing of literar
Stephen Colbert gives 'Melania Trump' a chance to address plagiarism accusations
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
I wrote it," Benanti answered. What comes next was a genius mashing of literary and pop culture references ranging from Charles Dickens' novel "A Tale of Two Cities," Dr. Seuss' "Green Eggs and Ham," "The Fresh Prince of Bel Air," "The Lion... Read more
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USA Today
Fallon, Colbert, more late night hosts crack Republican National Convention jokesLaura Benanti) gave a statement about the plagiarism accusations. Of course, s
Fallon, Colbert, more late night hosts crack Republican National Convention jokes
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
Laura Benanti) gave a statement about the plagiarism accusations. Of course, she might've borrowed some words from Charles Dickens, Dr. Seuss, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air theme song, and many more, but we're "lovin' it." The Tonight Show... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on
Jimmy Fallon on Melania Trump: 'She stole the show. Literally.'
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 4 days ago
to Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic National Convention speech but then went on to plagiarize everyone from Dr. Seuss to Charles Dickens. Trump released a statement in the midst of the media storm surrounding his wife's speech and claimed... Read more
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AceShowbiz
Jimmy Kimmel and Stephen Colbert Poke Fun at Melania Trump Speech Plagiarism AccusationShow" to explain how she didn't plagiarize her speech the night before. She end
Jimmy Kimmel and Stephen Colbert Poke Fun at Melania Trump Speech Plagiarism Accusation
AceShowbiz / Posted 5 days ago
Show" to explain how she didn't plagiarize her speech the night before. She ended up using famous lines from Dr. Seuss, Charles Dickens, "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" and even a McDonald's commercial. "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" host... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The car company that ripped off Land Rover - here's why it might get away with itthe University at Buffalo. Benjamin Franklin, the Benjamin Franklin, even publ
The car company that ripped off Land Rover - here's why it might get away with it
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
the University at Buffalo. Benjamin Franklin, the Benjamin Franklin, even published pirated works. William Wordsworth and Charles Dickens came to America to complain about it. The United States only stiffened its intellectual property laws once... Read more
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Evening Standard
Michelle Obama dances to Beyonce with James Corden on Carpool Karaokeliterary classic The BBC period drama moved into the Sixties for Series 5 BBC
Michelle Obama dances to Beyonce with James Corden on Carpool Karaoke
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
literary classic The BBC period drama moved into the Sixties for Series 5 BBC/Neal Street Productions/Sophie Mutevelian Charles Dickens' most famous characters collide in this historical soap ITV's British western set in the wilds of... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Our HCA Crowd Is Nutsas a “mental tech.” If you don’t think there are different levels of mental-il
Our HCA Crowd Is Nuts
The Chattanoogan / Posted 6 days ago
as a “mental tech.” If you don’t think there are different levels of mental-illness care, start with select readings of Charles Dickens. Many years ago, when the state wanted to close Moccasin Bend, I was assigned a huge front-page story that... Read more
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Aberdeen City Council News
Doric Dickens ReadingWhat's On In Aberdeen Experience Charles Dickens with a Scottish twist as Gor
Doric Dickens Reading
Aberdeen City Council News / Posted 6 days ago
What's On In Aberdeen Experience Charles Dickens with a Scottish twist as Gordon Hay reads The Trial from the Pickwick Papers in Doric. Gordon Hay will perform this reading of Charles Dickens' work in the Central Library, 150... Read more
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Aberdeen City Council News
Charles Dickens ReadingWhat's On In Aberdeen Join Aberdeen City Libraries to celebrate Charles Dicke
Charles Dickens Reading
Aberdeen City Council News / Posted 7 days ago
What's On In Aberdeen Join Aberdeen City Libraries to celebrate Charles Dickens and his work with a reading of The Storm Scene from David Copperfield by Gordon Hay Gordon Hay will perform this reading of Charles Dickens'... Read more
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Londonist
Video: The Roman Bath That Isn't Actually RomanThe Roman Bath That Isn't Actually Roman Did you know about the Roman Baths, h
Video: The Roman Bath That Isn't Actually Roman
Londonist / Posted 9 days ago
The Roman Bath That Isn't Actually Roman Did you know about the Roman Baths, housed in a building in Surrey Street, near Temple Station? It features in Charles Dickens' novel David Copperfield, but all may not be as it seems. Lates... Read more
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express
Everything you wanted to know about the history of the circusvictim to two disastrous fires – in 1796 and again in 1803 – but each time it w
Everything you wanted to know about the history of the circus
express / Posted 9 days ago
victim to two disastrous fires – in 1796 and again in 1803 – but each time it was rebuilt and became even more popular. Charles Dickens gave a colourful description of it in his 1840 novel The Old Curiosity Shop. “Dear, dear, what a place it... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Douglas Gardham has driven thousands of kilometres to try to sell his books. But who is he?and Miraculous Cures; Eleanor Catton’s The Luminaries and Ron MacLean’s Cornere
Douglas Gardham has driven thousands of kilometres to try to sell his books. But who is he?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 days ago
and Miraculous Cures; Eleanor Catton’s The Luminaries and Ron MacLean’s Cornered; Claire Tomalin’s biography of Charles Dickens and Walter Isaacson’s biography of Albert Einstein; Tom Clancy and Clive Cussler and Stephen King. “I... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Chillicothe Summer Theatre will bring 'Oliver!' to the stageCHILLICOTHE — Chillicothe Summer Theatre presents the musical version of Charle
Chillicothe Summer Theatre will bring 'Oliver!' to the stage
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 9 days ago
CHILLICOTHE — Chillicothe Summer Theatre presents the musical version of Charles Dickens beloved novel “Oliver!” at 7:30 p.m. July 21 through 23 at Illinois Valley Central High School in Chillicothe. With music and lyrics by Lionel Bart, "Oliver!"... Read more
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Mashable
7 Scottish castles that are almost affordable (thanks in part to Brexit)1835. The sellers comment that the building has strong links to the literary w
7 Scottish castles that are almost affordable (thanks in part to Brexit)
Mashable / Posted 9 days ago
1835. The sellers comment that the building has strong links to the literary world, including visits by Sir Walter Scott, Charles Dickens, Hans Christian Anderson, George Eliot, and Alfred Lord Tennyson. Have something to add to this story? Share... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Bastille Day: Despite a bloody history, a celebration of French spiritof revolution, writing in The Prelude, “Bliss was it in that dawn to be alive/B
Bastille Day: Despite a bloody history, a celebration of French spirit
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 days ago
of revolution, writing in The Prelude, “Bliss was it in that dawn to be alive/But to be young was very heaven.” But it is Charles Dickens’ famous novel, A Tale of Two Cities, published 70 years after the event, which captured the brutality and the... Read more
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CircleID
Internet: Quo Vadis (Where are you going?)highly bureaucratic, and well shaped to allow chosen economic and governmental
Internet: Quo Vadis (Where are you going?)
CircleID / Posted 10 days ago
highly bureaucratic, and well shaped to allow chosen economic and governmental interests who can block internet change. (Charles Dickens must have foreseen ICANN when he wrote Chapter 10, "Containing the whole Science of Government", in his 1857... Read more
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