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2014/07/24 06:09
2014/07/24 06:09
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It then gave ?¨it a bodyswerve. Glasgow 2014 came up with the move that burst the net ?¨at a packed Celtic Park. It asked for financial generosity and matched that with a generosity of spirit that is...
2014/07/24 06:09
2014/07/24 06:09
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2014/07/23 12:09
2014/07/23 12:09
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... is the coward that would not dare to fight for such a land as Scotland?" Sir Walter Scott, born 1772 in Edinburgh, is credited with founding the historical novel. The Scott Monument on Princes...
2014/07/21 15:55
2014/07/21 15:55
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Melita turned in a winning time of 18.543 on his second run up the 600-foot course on the Royal slope to win his class. Stephen Martowski of Palmer, Mass., picked up victories in three divisions...
2014/07/20 22:07
2014/07/20 22:07
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John Scott can't remember all the names or even the faces of the hundreds of people he has rescued. But to many, he's a face and name they won't forget. "Born and raised on the river," said the...
2014/07/19 07:12
2014/07/19 07:12
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Guessing where Robert Crawford stands on the question of Scottish independence is not difficult. As a critic and academic, his books include The Scottish Invention of English Literature, a biography...
2014/07/17 21:45
2014/07/17 21:45
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A red lionfish (Pterois volitans) swims in the aquarium of the Schonbrunn zoo in the gardens of the Schoenbrunn Palace in Vienna on October 16, 2012. The red lionfish is a venomous coral reef fish....
2014/07/16 17:25
2014/07/16 17:25
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A Pikesville family is laying their 12-year-old son to rest one week after he died at a summer camp in Carroll County. Justin Diggs died when severe storms blew through the region, knocking down...
2014/07/16 16:35
2014/07/16 16:35
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For out of this world festivals, fireworks and food, head straight to Edinburgh. Here you will not only find its iconic castle overlooking that famous Georgian architecture, but also a whole host of...
2014/07/14 16:12
2014/07/14 16:12
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The opening scene in Blood Feud, the new book by Ed Klein about the Clintons and the Obamas, is a classic of the 77-year-old author’s scurrilous brand of political non-fiction. On a sunny afternoon...
2014/07/12 16:46
2014/07/12 16:46
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EXPLORING the Trossachs and Loch Katrine by boat is great fun, finds Pamela Moffat As the SS Sir Walter Scott sets sail on Loch Katrine, it’s easy to understand why pleasure cruises were so...
2014/07/11 21:25
2014/07/11 21:25
12d
Is it in any way “important” to read writers from our own country? Is there even any real difference in reading a book from home and a book from abroad? Or to put it another way: when I pick up a...
2014/07/07 09:46
2014/07/07 09:46
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AN ACADEMIC is calling for Walter Scott’s reputation as Scotland’s greatest writer to be revived as his novel Waverley marks its 200th anniversary. Professor Alison Lumsden, of the University of...
2014/07/07 05:12
2014/07/07 05:12
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When 39-year-old John Buchan, recuperating from a duodenal ulcer, turned to writing (in a matter of weeks) a "shocker" or "dime novel" in the first months of the first world war, he was already the...
2014/07/07 03:10
2014/07/07 03:10
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This was the stuff of a novelist's wildest dreams yet Sir Walter Scott told only his closest friends it was his work. Nevertheless, so distinctive was its style that his authorship was easily guessed,...
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2014/07/06 03:22
2014/07/06 03:22
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If you’re prone to grammar anxiety when parsing “between you and me” or “between you and I,” consider yourself in excellent company. William Shakespeare opted for the latter in “The Merchant of...
2014/07/02 13:53
2014/07/02 13:53
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In a daily mail report by David Jones titled ‘How Cardiff became a city where families are torn between East and West - and why two clever sons grew up to be terrorists,’ Jones investigates the boy...
2014/07/02 06:06
2014/07/02 06:06
22d
... what a tangled web we weave When first we practice to deceive." These words from Sir Walter Scott (1808) describe the political template of the modern state of Israel. Israel is a nation built...
2014/07/02 03:25
2014/07/02 03:25
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In the summer of 1988, aged 13 and armed with my leather-bound Leicestershire County Cricket Club autograph book, I stalked the pavilion steps at Grace Road. Aesthetes never delighted in our East...
2014/07/02 01:16
2014/07/02 01:16
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Stammering man speaking out on his condition at Putney event Raising awareness: Walter Scott A speaker with a stammer will discuss his condition at a talk at the Rotary Club of Putney next...
2014/07/01 12:45
2014/07/01 12:45
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A red lionfish (Pterois volitans) swims in the aquarium of the Schonbrunn zoo in the gardens of the Schoenbrunn Palace in Vienna on October 16, 2012. The red lionfish is a venomous coral reef fish....
2014/07/24 06:09
2014/07/24 06:09
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