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2014/10/30 05:45
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... have a great aversion to intellectual labor; but even supposing knowledge to be easily attainable, more people would be content to be ignorant than would take even a little trouble to acquire...
2014/10/30 05:45
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2014/10/30 00:51
2014/10/30 00:51
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A very British beverage: Why us Brits just love a cuppa TEA has changed the way we work and relax, and even our history. Why do we drink so much of it? A new book reveals all. We have shared a cuppa...
2014/10/28 05:17
2014/10/28 05:17
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By the end of their 2013-14 campaign, the Beavers' roster comprised eight players. Shortly after, it dwindled to six. Senior forward Thomas Korf said he'd often wrangle up just about anyone who was...
2014/10/28 02:30
2014/10/28 02:30
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I have always believed that the mission of most movies made after the Fred & Ginger era has been to reduce, insofar as it is possible, the manners and morals of the community. Long before the camera...
2014/10/27 14:30
2014/10/27 14:30
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The crowds kept pouring in until a multitude took shape. Above them stood this modern day Joshua who promised to uplift them from poverty. At long last, deliverance was at hand. The year was 1972 and...
2014/10/27 09:06
2014/10/27 09:06
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MOLLY Meldrum will be inducted into this year’s ARIA Hall of Fame. Meldrum will be the first non-recording artist to achieve the honour, acknowledging his work as a music producer, TV host, music...
2014/10/26 10:12
2014/10/26 10:12
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In the history of religion, and in the wider story of mankind’s yearning to understand its place in the universe, Mecca is almost as important a site as Jerusalem, yet in English it is still virtually...
2014/10/25 03:51
2014/10/25 03:51
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OCALA WEST PORT 2 The Buccaneers clinched the District 1-8A title, but suffered a major loss on the defensive side of the ball when Super 11 LB Sherrod Pittman broke his leg. The South Carolina...
2014/10/24 22:45
2014/10/24 22:45
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Publishing firms in Scotland made a disproportionate contribution to English language publishing, via the dictionary and the reference book, says Mary O’Neill Why is it that so many of the UK’s...
2014/10/24 06:44
2014/10/24 06:44
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FRIDAY'S SCHEDULE Battle Ground vs. Union, 5 p.m. at McKenzie Stadium Mountain View at Camas, 7 p.m. Heritage at Kelso, 7 p.m. Columbia River vs. Prairie, 7 p.m. at District Stadium Fort...
2014/10/23 18:37
2014/10/23 18:37
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I was in the right place and I could read at the right pace, with calm concentration, in the peace of the garden. Soon the novel took over. When we drove off to nearby Carrick or to the beach at...
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2014/10/23 17:13
2014/10/23 17:13
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Alison Light’s excellent and humane exploration of her family tree, which has been shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction, confirms her as the pre-eminent exponent of a new kind of...
Evelyn
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2014/10/23 17:13
2014/10/23 17:13
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David Vann writes intense novels about intimate relationships bursting with violence and brutality. His characters are beasts dragging around the burden of human emotion; they are psychos and they are...
2014/10/22 15:17
2014/10/22 15:17
7d
Successful people feel deeply driven to reach their goals. The most successful people set goals meticulously, diligently track them and relentlessly pursue them. And here's an extra secret for...
2014/10/20 20:42
2014/10/20 20:42
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You’ll know the observation attributed to Gandhi that “the true measure of any society can be found in how it treats its most vulnerable members” – or, if not, you will recall a similar sentiment...
2014/10/18 07:57
2014/10/18 07:57
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Let�s say you came of political age during Barack Obama�s 2008 campaign. Maybe you were swept up in the idealism. But now you�ve seen an election driven by hope give way to an election driven by fear....
2014/10/18 00:05
2014/10/18 00:05
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MOLLY Meldrum has finally finished his autobiography — 35 years after he started writing it. The book, titled The Never Um ... Ever Ending Story will be released on October 22. It will centre on...
2014/10/18 00:05
2014/10/18 00:05
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THE man in Australia’s most famous hat calls it ‘The Molly Bubble’. And over the past few years the boy-man in the bubble has felt suffocated by being Molly Meldrum. Once out of his induced coma,...
2014/10/17 17:56
2014/10/17 17:56
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By: Cesar T. Tirol (The author is the Dean Emeritus, University of San Agustin College of Law) THE column of John Nery (Philippine Daily Inquirer September 23, 2014, Marcos was the worst (2): The...
2014/10/16 11:18
2014/10/16 11:18
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Samuel Johnson had James Boswell. Jumbo the Elephant had P.T. Barnum. Muhammad Ali and Madonna had, well, themselves. Great and tireless promoters, all. Denver? Well, for 35 years we have had Rich...
2014/10/30 05:45
2014/10/30 05:45
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