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Op-Ed News
Hillary Clinton's Deliberate Deceit2016-02-08Hillary Clinton has no trouble lying to further her political goals.
Hillary Clinton's Deliberate Deceit
Op-Ed News / Posted 9 hours ago
2016-02-08Hillary Clinton has no trouble lying to further her political goals. It's no wonder most of the public rates her... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Satire - Malawi or 'Animal Farm'?We, Al Hajj Sheikh Jean-Philippe LePossoin, SC (RTD); Abiti Joyce Befu, MG 66,
Satire - Malawi or 'Animal Farm'?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
We, Al Hajj Sheikh Jean-Philippe LePossoin, SC (RTD); Abiti Joyce Befu, MG 66, AMAI (RTD), the Most Paramount (MP) Native Authority Mandela, and I, the Mohashoi, wish to sincerely apologise to all great Malawians that read about and follow us as we... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Ipswich man who brandished axe when baliffs came to his home is jailed A man who brandished an axe when baliffs came to his Ipswich home to collect
Ipswich man who brandished axe when baliffs came to his home is jailed
Ipswich Star / Posted 15 hours ago
A man who brandished an axe when baliffs came to his Ipswich home to collect a court debt has been jailed. Careem Shah - jailed for incident with baliffs in Sycamore... Read more
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The News & Observer
In Orwellian move, NC State Archives blocks access to death penalty photo | News & Observer February 6, 2016 6:02 PM The N.C. State Archives is bloc
In Orwellian move, NC State Archives blocks access to death penalty photo
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
| News & Observer February 6, 2016 6:02 PM The N.C. State Archives is blocking access to all... Read more
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Salem News
ACROSS OUR CLASSROOMSCINCINNATI - The following area students were named to the dean's list for the
ACROSS OUR CLASSROOMS
Salem News / Posted yesterday
CINCINNATI - The following area students were named to the dean's list for the 2015 fall semester at the University of Cincinnati. Alliance: Shane Kaplan, Rashele Whaley. Canfield: Raquel Abel, Darby Hepola, Haley Meyer, Mary Monda. Lisbon: Ryne... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Federal Reserve - The Deep State's Central BankAn election has been described as two wolves and one lamb voting on what to hav
The Federal Reserve - The Deep State's Central Bank
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
An election has been described as two wolves and one lamb voting on what to have for dinner. We’re going to make a difference on election day! Or maybe not… Actually, there was never any doubt about what was on the menu. An election is really when... Read more
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The Seattle Times
A question of moral radicalismAt the National Prayer Breakfast, President Obama told the story of a group of
A question of moral radicalism
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
At the National Prayer Breakfast, President Obama told the story of a group of Americans who were captured by the Nazis during World War II. The head of the German prison camp gave an order that the Jewish soldiers step forward. An American master... Read more
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DW
IDF censor requires bloggers to submit posts for review | Middle East |Colonel Ariella Ben-Avraham, Israel's chief military censor, has started to off
IDF censor requires bloggers to submit posts for review | Middle East |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
Colonel Ariella Ben-Avraham, Israel's chief military censor, has started to officially send personal messages via Facebook to bloggers and users who frequently post criticism and sensitive information about the Israel Defense Forces (IDF), asking... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Ipswich Icons: Was Freston Tower a way to flaunt wealth to visiting monarch? Dendrochronology is the scientific art of dating timber by comparing the patt
Ipswich Icons: Was Freston Tower a way to flaunt wealth to visiting monarch?
Ipswich Star / Posted 2 days ago
Dendrochronology is the scientific art of dating timber by comparing the patterns in the end grain of a sample from the building in question with the known growth of... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
‘Wolves’ offer pack supportA group of young Oamaru men are tackling the vital but difficult conversation o
‘Wolves’ offer pack support
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
A group of young Oamaru men are tackling the vital but difficult conversation of men's mental health and the stigma surrounding it. Rebecca Ryan finds out what is involved. An all-male network in Oamaru has been set up as an alternative way to reach... Read more
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examiner.com
Election 2016 Run Down: Meet The PlayersIt’s been a while since The Fort Worth Libertarian published an article; but in
Election 2016 Run Down: Meet The Players
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
It’s been a while since The Fort Worth Libertarian published an article; but in light of the most recent developments for the 2016 Presidential Race, this writer just had to chime in with this Op-Ed. The United States is beyond the precipice of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The ognons that will bring tears to my eyesThis dumbing down of the French language is supposed, after many other similarl
The ognons that will bring tears to my eyes
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
This dumbing down of the French language is supposed, after many other similarly “inclusive” reforms, to help pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds obtain the degrees the Ministry has set targets for and find jobs. The result, of course, is the near... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Monty Python star John Cleese will no longer perform at university campuses as political correctness kills comedyJohn Cleese said he will no longer perform or give talks at university campuses
Monty Python star John Cleese will no longer perform at university campuses as political correctness kills comedy
The Oklahoman / Posted 3 days ago
John Cleese said he will no longer perform or give talks at university campuses because political correctness has taken over. The Monty Python star revealed that he has been advised not to perform to students as the fear of offending has expanded so... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Ivy League scholar visits hometown for launch of debut novel Debut novelist and classics scholar, Emily Hauser returned to Woodbridge to l
Ivy League scholar visits hometown for launch of debut novel
Ipswich Star / Posted 3 days ago
Debut novelist and classics scholar, Emily Hauser returned to Woodbridge to launch her new book A former Suffolk student revisited the town in which she grew up to launch her debut... Read more
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Junkee
Dear Aaron Sorkin: If You're Going To Keep Writing About Assholes, At Least Make It InterestingDear Aaron Sorkin: If You’re Going To Keep Writing About Assholes, At Least Mak
Dear Aaron Sorkin: If You're Going To Keep Writing About Assholes, At Least Make It Interesting
Junkee / Posted 3 days ago
Dear Aaron Sorkin: If You’re Going To Keep Writing About Assholes, At Least Make It Interesting One of humankind’s most intriguing mental quirks is our capacity for what George Orwell called doublethink — the acceptance of two totally contradictory... Read more
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Zero Hedge
A Distracted Society Keeps The Police State In PowerSubmitted by John Whitehead via The Rutherford Institute, Big Brother does not
A Distracted Society Keeps The Police State In Power
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
Submitted by John Whitehead via The Rutherford Institute, Big Brother does not watch us, by his choice. We watch him, by ours. There is no need for wardens or gates or Ministries of Truth. When a population becomes distracted by trivia, when... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Kita semua penghasut, artis grafik Malaysia bangun memberontak Gambar Perdana Menteri Datuk Seri Najib Razak berwajah badut yang direka Graf
Kita semua penghasut, artis grafik Malaysia bangun memberontak
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 3 days ago
Gambar Perdana Menteri Datuk Seri Najib Razak berwajah badut yang direka Grafik Rebel Untuk Protes & Aktivisme membanjiri media sosial dan menjadi trending ketika ini. Karikatur Najib... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Days Gone By - Tower Ramparts resurrects memories of a time when the town bank stood at the heart of Ipswich Tower Ramparts in the early 1930s. This is now the townÕs bus station. The bu
Days Gone By - Tower Ramparts resurrects memories of a time when the town bank stood at the heart of Ipswich
Ipswich Star / Posted 4 days ago
Tower Ramparts in the early 1930s. This is now the townÕs bus station. The building in the right background is now the Robert Ransome public... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Iran authorities detain former BBC Persian reporter Bahman Daroshafaei was formerly a reporter for the BBC's Persian service A f
Iran authorities detain former BBC Persian reporter
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Bahman Daroshafaei was formerly a reporter for the BBC's Persian service A former BBC Persian service reporter has been detained by Iranian authorities, an Iranian opposition website has... Read more
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Evening Standard
Mamma mia! Here’s Android Lloyd WebberMere mortals delight in learning the creative processes of the greatest minds.
Mamma mia! Here’s Android Lloyd Webber
Evening Standard / Posted 4 days ago
Mere mortals delight in learning the creative processes of the greatest minds. How romantic to imagine Beethoven painstakingly counting precisely 60 beans into his daily coffee. How eccentric for Truman Capote to refuse to begin or end any work on a... Read more
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Slate
A.O. Scott on #OscarsSoWhite, the Purpose of Film Criticism, and Leo DiCaprio’s Revenant BeardIn Confessions of a Book Reviewer, George Orwell wrote that even the harried an
A.O. Scott on #OscarsSoWhite, the Purpose of Film Criticism, and Leo DiCaprio’s Revenant Beard
Slate / Posted 4 days ago
In Confessions of a Book Reviewer, George Orwell wrote that even the harried and poverty-stricken literature critic was nonetheless “better off than the film critic, who cannot even do his work at home, but has to attend trade shows at eleven in the... Read more
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Mashable
More of us lie about reading 'Alice in Wonderland' than you'd thinkWhat's This?Quite a few people have lied about reading "Alice's Adventures in W
More of us lie about reading 'Alice in Wonderland' than you'd think
Mashable / Posted 4 days ago
What's This?Quite a few people have lied about reading "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland." "What is the use of a book," thought Alice, reading a hefty, boring tome over her sister's shoulder minutes before tumbling down her rabbit hole into... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
LinksOn her FB page, Kirsten Gillibrand endorsed Hellery — and is getting hammered i
Links
Naked Capitalism / Posted 4 days ago
On her FB page, Kirsten Gillibrand endorsed Hellery — and is getting hammered in the comments under the endorsement. Deservedly so IMO. Kinda sad. I thought Kirsten was one of the handful of real progressives in congress. Just another wall street... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
00PM Water CoolerDang! They’re still not showing people’s comments about TPP’s effect on employm
00PM Water Cooler
Naked Capitalism / Posted 4 days ago
Dang! They’re still not showing people’s comments about TPP’s effect on employment. Supposedly, 3,221 comments were submitted by noon Eastern time on Jan. 13. Am I looking in the wrong place? I also went to www dot regulations dot gov and searched... Read more
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Arts Journal
Journalism as ‘The Poetry of Fact’At the Chicago Sun-Times I watched some great wordsmiths up close. Roger Ebert
Journalism as ‘The Poetry of Fact’
Arts Journal / Posted 4 days ago
At the Chicago Sun-Times I watched some great wordsmiths up close. Roger Ebert wrote with an ease that seemed miraculous. His profiles flowed like swift streams. David Elliott was another. His reviews had the density of Hart Crane poems. (I... Read more
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FOX News
Oklahoma university makes Fitbit-wearing mandatoryIn a move that critics say is more Orwell than Oral, freshmen and transfer stud
Oklahoma university makes Fitbit-wearing mandatory
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
In a move that critics say is more Orwell than Oral, freshmen and transfer students at Oklahoma's Oral Roberts University have been told that Fitbits are now mandatory—and failure to log at least 10,000 steps per day will affect their grades. The... Read more
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Evening Standard
Have you lied about reading any of these books?When it comes to boasting about our literary prowess, it would appear that many
Have you lied about reading any of these books?
Evening Standard / Posted 5 days ago
When it comes to boasting about our literary prowess, it would appear that many Londoners are content to fib about how many classic books they’ve read. New research has revealed that Brits are dishonest about many of the books they claim to have... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Brits lie about reading habits - but how many of these have YOU read?The erotic Fifty Shades trilogy, four Dickens’s novels and Jane Austen classic
Brits lie about reading habits - but how many of these have YOU read?
EveningTimes Online / Posted 5 days ago
The erotic Fifty Shades trilogy, four Dickens’s novels and Jane Austen classic Pride And Prejudice are among the top 20 books that Britons have lied most about reading. One of the set of Royal Mail’s Special Stamps featuring all six published Jane... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Revealed: Britons' greatest literary lies, but how many have you really read?The erotic Fifty Shades trilogy, four Dickens’s novels and Jane Austen classic
Revealed: Britons' greatest literary lies, but how many have you really read?
EveningTimes Online / Posted 5 days ago
The erotic Fifty Shades trilogy, four Dickens’s novels and Jane Austen classic Pride And Prejudice are among the top 20 books that Britons have lied most about reading. One of the set of Royal Mail’s Special Stamps featuring all six published Jane... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Six Nations 2016, A-Z: Football with the Calcutta Cup, a flying Russian prince, fights, ice, songs and aftershaveAt just 18, Keith Jarrett was still at school in Monmouth when an injury-hit Wa
Six Nations 2016, A-Z: Football with the Calcutta Cup, a flying Russian prince, fights, ice, songs and aftershave
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
At just 18, Keith Jarrett was still at school in Monmouth when an injury-hit Wales selected him to play against England at full-back in 1967. He contributed 19 points – a try, five conversions and two penalties – as the Welsh ran out 34-21 winners in... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Constitutional dissonanceRichard Brown�s letter of Jan. 19 � after you parse the meaningless, �There are
Constitutional dissonance
Rutland Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Richard Brown�s letter of Jan. 19 � after you parse the meaningless, �There are those who [�],� the tortuous effort to invent a realistic issue, the labored contrivances and the disgraceful misapplication of the cautionary tale, George Orwell�s... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
The best Super Bowl commercials from the past 50 yearsOver the past 50 years, the Super Bowl has gone from being the most important f
The best Super Bowl commercials from the past 50 years
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 6 days ago
Over the past 50 years, the Super Bowl has gone from being the most important football game to the most important night of television. Somewhere along the line, advertisers realized that paying astronomical rates for a 30-second ad wasn't enough.... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
The best Super Bowl commercials from the past 50 yearsOver the past 50 years, the Super Bowl has gone from being the most important f
The best Super Bowl commercials from the past 50 years
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 6 days ago
Over the past 50 years, the Super Bowl has gone from being the most important football game to the most important night of television. Somewhere along the line, advertisers realized that paying astronomical rates for a 30-second ad wasn't enough.... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
The best Super Bowl commercials from the past 50 yearsOver the past 50 years, the Super Bowl has gone from being the most important f
The best Super Bowl commercials from the past 50 years
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 6 days ago
Over the past 50 years, the Super Bowl has gone from being the most important football game to the most important night of television. Somewhere along the line, advertisers realized that paying astronomical rates for a 30-second ad wasn't enough.... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
The best Super Bowl commercials from the past 50 yearsOver the past 50 years, the Super Bowl has gone from being the most important f
The best Super Bowl commercials from the past 50 years
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 6 days ago
Over the past 50 years, the Super Bowl has gone from being the most important football game to the most important night of television. Somewhere along the line, advertisers realized that paying astronomical rates for a 30-second ad wasn't enough.... Read more
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KIVI Boise
The best Super Bowl commercials from the past 50 yearsOver the past 50 years, the Super Bowl has gone from being the most important f
The best Super Bowl commercials from the past 50 years
KIVI Boise / Posted 6 days ago
Over the past 50 years, the Super Bowl has gone from being the most important football game to the most important night of television. Somewhere along the line, advertisers realized that paying astronomical rates for a 30-second ad wasn't enough.... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
The best Super Bowl commercials from the past 50 yearsOver the past 50 years, the Super Bowl has gone from being the most important f
The best Super Bowl commercials from the past 50 years
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 6 days ago
Over the past 50 years, the Super Bowl has gone from being the most important football game to the most important night of television. Somewhere along the line, advertisers realized that paying astronomical rates for a 30-second ad wasn't enough.... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
The best Super Bowl commercials from the past 50 yearsOver the past 50 years, the Super Bowl has gone from being the most important f
The best Super Bowl commercials from the past 50 years
KGTV San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
Over the past 50 years, the Super Bowl has gone from being the most important football game to the most important night of television. Somewhere along the line, advertisers realized that paying astronomical rates for a 30-second ad wasn't enough.... Read more
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Yahoo News
How the iconic Apple '1984' Super Bowl ad almost never happened Most advertising executives and analysts will tell you that Apple's 60-second
How the iconic Apple '1984' Super Bowl ad almost never happened
Yahoo News / Posted 6 days ago
Most advertising executives and analysts will tell you that Apple's 60-second spot from 1984, a take on the George Orwell novel "1984," is the all-time best Super Bowl ad. The ad,... Read more
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Evening Standard
John Cleese says political correctness is killing comedyJohn Cleese has said political correctness is destroying comedy and could lead
John Cleese says political correctness is killing comedy
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
John Cleese has said political correctness is destroying comedy and could lead to an Orwellian existence. He compared the constant fear of offending to living in a dystopian society like the one created by George Orwell in his novel, 1984. In a... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Shops under the hammer... Ipswich’s £7m town centre sell-off Former Woolworths store in Carr street. Guide price £4.25m. One of the large
Shops under the hammer... Ipswich’s £7m town centre sell-off
Ipswich Star / Posted 6 days ago
Former Woolworths store in Carr street. Guide price £4.25m. One of the largest landowners in Ipswich town centre has put many of its shop units up for sale for about £7m. Car park... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Jackson-Milton takes ITCL Blue Tier championshipJACKSON-MILTON 50, SEBRING 15: SEBRING - The Blue Jays had 65 rebounds in the r
Jackson-Milton takes ITCL Blue Tier championship
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
JACKSON-MILTON 50, SEBRING 15: SEBRING - The Blue Jays had 65 rebounds in the rout of Sebring. Emily Williams had 12 of those rebounds, while Ashley Totani made nine baskets for 21 points, leading all scorers. Michaelina Terranova had 10 rebounds and... Read more
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Junkee
Cause To Hope: How To Break Australia's Indifference To The Way We Treat Asylum SeekersCause To Hope: How To Break Australia’s Indifference To The Way We Treat Asylum
Cause To Hope: How To Break Australia's Indifference To The Way We Treat Asylum Seekers
Junkee / Posted 6 days ago
Cause To Hope: How To Break Australia’s Indifference To The Way We Treat Asylum Seekers This article contains distressing images. It’s hard to say exactly when Australia’s asylum seeker policy became more dystopian than 1984. Perhaps it was when... Read more
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Daily Mail
Political correctness is killing comedy, says John Cleese: Monty Python star believes fear of offending certain groups could lead to 198
Political correctness is killing comedy, says John Cleese
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
: Monty Python star believes fear of offending certain groups could lead to 1984-style society where free expression is not allowed Cleese speaks out on Big Think video about effect of... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Delays on A14 westbound after crash on Orwell Bridge Delays on the A14 have been caused by a multi-car crash on the Orwell Bridge.
Delays on A14 westbound after crash on Orwell Bridge
Ipswich Star / Posted 7 days ago
Delays on the A14 have been caused by a multi-car crash on the Orwell Bridge. Suffolk police officers were called at 5.25pm to the westbound carriageway between the Shell garage and the bridge to... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
MLK Library in Mozambique brightens reality of American life 1st February 2016 · 0 Comments (Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from Gl
MLK Library in Mozambique brightens reality of American life
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
1st February 2016 · 0 Comments (Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from Global Information Network) – At the Centro Cultural Americano in the Mozambican capital of Maputo, there’s a... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Resort remembers its flood victims Cllr John Garfield, Deputy Mayor Jan Garfield, Ian Heeley MBE and flood survi
Resort remembers its flood victims
Ipswich Star / Posted 7 days ago
Cllr John Garfield, Deputy Mayor Jan Garfield, Ian Heeley MBE and flood survivor Doris Watkins lay a bouquet of flowers at Felixstowe flood memorial to honour 40 who died in the 1953 floods disaster. Victims of... Read more
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Junkee
No Shame: The Science Behind Why Most Australians Feel Okay About Tormenting Asylum Seekers This article is the first in a two-part series. Part two will be published to
No Shame: The Science Behind Why Most Australians Feel Okay About Tormenting Asylum Seekers
Junkee / Posted 7 days ago
This article is the first in a two-part series. Part two will be published tomorrow. Pakistani refugee Shahraz Kayani waited five years for the Immigration... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Dead Nazis at Shingle Street? ‘Still bunkum’ Beach flame-barrage tests were carried out by the British military to combat
Dead Nazis at Shingle Street? ‘Still bunkum’
Ipswich Star / Posted 8 days ago
Beach flame-barrage tests were carried out by the British military to combat invasion attempts But the military DID try to set fire to the sea at Orford, says historian Newspaper cuttings about the... Read more
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Denver Post
An early look at 2016 dynamics in the presidential raceDonald Trump became a household name as the celebrity host on the reality show
An early look at 2016 dynamics in the presidential race
Denver Post / Posted 9 days ago
Donald Trump became a household name as the celebrity host on the reality show "The Apprentice." But in politics he's been making his mark by taking his cues from another program, the Discovery Channel series "MythBusters." The chief myth he has... Read more
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