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International Business Times
George Saunders wins Man Booker Prize for 'utterly original' novel Lincoln in the Bardo trapped in the graveyard and unwilling to accept death. "The form and style of
International Business Times / Posted an hour ago
trapped in the graveyard and unwilling to accept death. "The form and style of this utterly original novel, reveals a witty, intelligent, and deeply moving narrative," said Chair of judges Lola, Baroness Young. "This tale of the haunting and... Read more
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KERA North Texas
George Saunders Wins Man Booker Prize For 'Lincoln In The Bardo'chair of the panel of judges that awarded the Booker Prize, called the novel "u
KERA North Texas / Posted an hour ago
chair of the panel of judges that awarded the Booker Prize, called the novel "utterly original," praising the narrative as "witty, intelligent, and deeply moving." In February, Saunders told NPR that he carried the idea for the novel around with... Read more
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TribLIVE
Review: Demi Lovato reveals a lot in new ‘Simply Complicated’ documentaryshe looked up to Amy Winehouse — both for her talent and, unfortunately, for he
TribLIVE / Posted 2 hours ago
she looked up to Amy Winehouse — both for her talent and, unfortunately, for her thinness — and that Lovato can be really witty. (She can also belt out a mean whale call when asked.) There's plenty of honesty but bills have to be paid and much of... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
George Saunders' 'Lincoln in the Bardo' wins Booker prizeyear in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was o
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 hours ago
year in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was opened to U.S. authors in 2014. By turns witty, bawdy, poetic and unsettling, "Lincoln in the Bardo" juxtaposes the real events of the U.S. Civil War - through... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
George Saunders' 'Lincoln in the Bardo' wins Booker prizeyear in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was o
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 hours ago
year in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was opened to U.S. authors in 2014. By turns witty, bawdy, poetic and unsettling, "Lincoln in the Bardo" juxtaposes the real events of the U.S. Civil War - through... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
George Saunders' 'Lincoln in the Bardo' wins Booker prizeyear in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was o
WSMV Nashville / Posted 2 hours ago
year in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was opened to U.S. authors in 2014. By turns witty, bawdy, poetic and unsettling, "Lincoln in the Bardo" juxtaposes the real events of the U.S. Civil War - through... Read more
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Billboard
Eminem's 30 Biggest Billboard Hot 100 HitsName Is" - EminemHot 100 Peak Position: No. 36 (1999)From his debut single, "My
Billboard / Posted 2 hours ago
Name Is" - EminemHot 100 Peak Position: No. 36 (1999)From his debut single, "My Name Is," Eminem came out the gate spitting witty, brutally honest rhymes and the video pulled together tough-but-funny visuals to match. 27. "Stan" - Eminem featuring... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
George Saunders' 'Lincoln in the Bardo' wins Booker prizeyear in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was o
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 2 hours ago
year in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was opened to U.S. authors in 2014. By turns witty, bawdy, poetic and unsettling, "Lincoln in the Bardo" juxtaposes the real events of the U.S. Civil War - through... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
George Saunders' 'Lincoln in the Bardo' wins Booker prizeyear in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was o
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 hours ago
year in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was opened to U.S. authors in 2014. By turns witty, bawdy, poetic and unsettling, "Lincoln in the Bardo" juxtaposes the real events of the U.S. Civil War - through... Read more
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The Irish Times
George Saunders wins Man Booker Prizeand Ali Smith (Autumn). Lola Young, chair of judges, said: “The form and style
The Irish Times / Posted 2 hours ago
and Ali Smith (Autumn). Lola Young, chair of judges, said: “The form and style of this utterly original novel, reveals a witty, intelligent and deeply moving narrative. This tale of the haunting and haunted souls in the afterlife of Abraham... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Tale of 'almost-dead souls' wins Man Booker Prizeis the second year in a row an American has won the $84,000 prize, which was op
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 hours ago
is the second year in a row an American has won the $84,000 prize, which was opened to US authors in 2014. By turns witty, bawdy, poetic and unsettling, Lincoln in the Bardo juxtaposes the real events of the US Civil War — through passages... Read more
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Irish Examiner
US author George Saunders scoops Man Booker prizeAbraham Lincoln laid his 11-year-old son to rest in 1862, was hailed as "utterl
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 hours ago
Abraham Lincoln laid his 11-year-old son to rest in 1862, was hailed as "utterly original" and praised by judges for its "witty, intelligent, and deeply moving narrative". The Duchess of Cornwall presents US author George Saunders with his... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
George Saunders' 'Lincoln in the Bardo' wins Booker prizeyear in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was o
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 2 hours ago
year in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was opened to U.S. authors in 2014. By turns witty, bawdy, poetic and unsettling, "Lincoln in the Bardo" juxtaposes the real events of the U.S. Civil War - through... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
George Saunders' 'Lincoln in the Bardo' wins Booker prizeyear in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was o
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 hours ago
year in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was opened to U.S. authors in 2014. By turns witty, bawdy, poetic and unsettling, "Lincoln in the Bardo" juxtaposes the real events of the U.S. Civil War - through... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
George Saunders' 'Lincoln in the Bardo' wins Booker prizeyear in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was o
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 hours ago
year in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was opened to U.S. authors in 2014. By turns witty, bawdy, poetic and unsettling, "Lincoln in the Bardo" juxtaposes the real events of the U.S. Civil War - through... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
George Saunders' 'Lincoln in the Bardo' wins Booker prizeyear in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was o
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 2 hours ago
year in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was opened to U.S. authors in 2014. By turns witty, bawdy, poetic and unsettling, "Lincoln in the Bardo" juxtaposes the real events of the U.S. Civil War - through... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
George Saunders' 'Lincoln in the Bardo' wins Booker prizeyear in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was o
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 2 hours ago
year in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was opened to U.S. authors in 2014. By turns witty, bawdy, poetic and unsettling, "Lincoln in the Bardo" juxtaposes the real events of the U.S. Civil War - through... Read more
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KXXV Waco
George Saunders' 'Lincoln in the Bardo' wins Booker prizeyear in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was o
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 hours ago
year in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was opened to U.S. authors in 2014. By turns witty, bawdy, poetic and unsettling, "Lincoln in the Bardo" juxtaposes the real events of the U.S. Civil War - through... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
George Saunders' 'Lincoln in the Bardo' wins Booker prizeyear in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was o
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 hours ago
year in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was opened to U.S. authors in 2014. By turns witty, bawdy, poetic and unsettling, "Lincoln in the Bardo" juxtaposes the real events of the U.S. Civil War - through... Read more
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The Age
2017 Booker Prize goes to US author George Saunders for Lincoln In The BardoAbraham Lincoln laid his 11-year-old son to rest in 1862, was hailed as "utterl
The Age / Posted 2 hours ago
Abraham Lincoln laid his 11-year-old son to rest in 1862, was hailed as "utterly original" and praised by judges for its "witty, intelligent, and deeply moving narrative". Booker Prize winner George Saunders when he was in Sydney for the Sydney... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
2017 Booker Prize goes to US author George Saunders for Lincoln In The BardoAbraham Lincoln laid his 11-year-old son to rest in 1862, was hailed as "utterl
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
Abraham Lincoln laid his 11-year-old son to rest in 1862, was hailed as "utterly original" and praised by judges for its "witty, intelligent, and deeply moving narrative". The 58-year-old writer, who had been favourite to win, was presented with... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
George Saunders' 'Lincoln in the Bardo' wins Booker prizeyear in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was o
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
year in a row an American has won the 50,000 pound ($66,000) prize, which was opened to U.S. authors in 2014. By turns witty, bawdy, poetic and unsettling, "Lincoln in the Bardo" juxtaposes the real events of the U.S. Civil War — through... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Morrissey Reveals Video For ‘Spent the Day in Bed’next month’s new album, Low in High School, his first in three years, could be
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 hours ago
next month’s new album, Low in High School, his first in three years, could be classic Morrissey: musically adventurous, witty and political.”- The Telegraph ****The album will be released digitally and in physical formats: CD, coloured vinyl and... Read more
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Canberra Times
ASIC Ironman Greg Medcraft has proved a hard act to follow could. "It's the first time I've been likened to a member of the Central Polit
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
could. "It's the first time I've been likened to a member of the Central Politburo, but my education continues," said our witty chairman. And how about that share price? "Obviously we don't control the share price, it's impacted by lots of... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
PPD launches #DidULockIt? campaignthe campaign, Allison said the PPD and other nearby agencies are attracting the
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 6 hours ago
the campaign, Allison said the PPD and other nearby agencies are attracting the attention of locals by sharing witty statuses, images and gifs on Twitter, using the hashtag “DidULockIt?” “It’s a question everyone should ask themselves... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
National Coalition Of 100 Black Women Celebrates Annual Meetingoath of office to 2017-19 officers. Rev. Dr. L. Kay Pendleton was also a progr
The Chattanoogan / Posted 6 hours ago
oath of office to 2017-19 officers. Rev. Dr. L. Kay Pendleton was also a program participant at the annual meeting. Her witty approach to the installation of new officers delighted the audience and kept everyone well entertained, said officials.... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Review: Demi Lovato reveals a lot in new documentaryshe looked up to Amy Winehouse — both for her talent and, unfortunately, for he
The Middletown Press / Posted 6 hours ago
she looked up to Amy Winehouse — both for her talent and, unfortunately, for her thinness — and that Lovato can be really witty. (She can also belt out a mean whale call when asked.) There's plenty of honesty but bills have to be paid and much of... Read more
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The Age
ASIC Ironman Greg Medcraft has proved a hard act to follow could. "It's the first time I've been likened to a member of the Central Polit
The Age / Posted 9 hours ago
could. "It's the first time I've been likened to a member of the Central Politburo, but my education continues," said our witty chairman. And how about that share price? "Obviously we don't control the share price, it's impacted by lots of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
ASIC Ironman Greg Medcraft has proved a hard act to follow could. "It's the first time I've been likened to a member of the Central Polit
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
could. "It's the first time I've been likened to a member of the Central Politburo, but my education continues," said our witty chairman. And how about that share price? "Obviously we don't control the share price, it's impacted by lots of... Read more
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WA Today
ASIC Ironman Greg Medcraft has proved a hard act to followcould. "It's the first time I've been likened to a member of the Central Polit
WA Today / Posted 10 hours ago
could. "It's the first time I've been likened to a member of the Central Politburo, but my education continues," said our witty chairman. And how about that share price? "Obviously we don't control the share price, it's impacted by lots of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Mari Jasmine’s Comments Section Is Filled With Book Suggestions For Long Flightssynopsis, it tackles the “dangers of sincerity” and expecting other people to “
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 hours ago
synopsis, it tackles the “dangers of sincerity” and expecting other people to “be as remarkable as oneself.” Wilde’s witty writing will have you thinking from start to finish.Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan Crazy Rich Asians is a popular... Read more
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Daily Mail
George Michael Freedom: Stevie Wonder delights viewers with quotenight Friends and fans including Kate Moss and Elton John shared their memorie
Daily Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
night Friends and fans including Kate Moss and Elton John shared their memories Stevie Wonder stole the show with his witty comment about Michael's race Reflecting on his soulful sound, Wonder jokingly said: 'George Michael is white?' In a... Read more
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metro
8 reasons why you should start watching Lucifer immediatelyaimed at Detective Decker or the constant puns stemming from people’s use of ho
metro / Posted 14 hours ago
aimed at Detective Decker or the constant puns stemming from people’s use of holy names/phrases, Lucifer is the king of witty, comical and suggestive one-liners.7. The Lord of Hell can sing Just when you think the devil can’t get any more... Read more
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Royston & Buntingford Crow
Gore Vidal’s The Best Man at Cambridge Arts Theatre starring Martin Shaw and Jack Sheppard - It’s the Best Playsurrounded by reporters This play is a masterpiece immaculately performed. I s
Royston & Buntingford Crow / Posted 15 hours ago
surrounded by reporters This play is a masterpiece immaculately performed. I started from the beginning writing down the witty lines, until I realised, I had filled half a notebook. My pen never left the page. Gore Vidal wrote The Best Man in... Read more
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Hunts Post
Review: Gore Vidal’s The Best Man at Cambridge Arts Theatre starring Martin Shaw and Jack Sheppard - It’s the Best Playsurrounded by reporters This play is a masterpiece immaculately performed. I s
Hunts Post / Posted 15 hours ago
surrounded by reporters This play is a masterpiece immaculately performed. I started from the beginning writing down the witty lines, until I realised, I had filled half a notebook. My pen never left the page. Gore Vidal wrote The Best Man in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Former bride flogs wedding dress after husband chatted up girls on honeymoonmy doing. "I thought to myself, 'how can I turn something that is upsetting an
Daily Mirror / Posted 16 hours ago
my doing. "I thought to myself, 'how can I turn something that is upsetting and sad into something that is hilarious and witty?Jane Tarren's wedding dress, which she now hopes to flog to raise money for charity (Image: Ian Hinchliffe/Mercury... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mugabe to Die Pastor Makes U-Turn On 'Prophesy'the so-called prophesy. "This pastor must be beaten. How can he raise people's
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
the so-called prophesy. "This pastor must be beaten. How can he raise people's hopes and dump them just like that," a witty Tindo Bhonzo said. Also last week, the Constitutional Court dismissed an application filed by Mugadza seeking an order... Read more
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Daily Mail
Dangerous woman! Man fails to recreate Ariana Grande's sexy album art'There is no way!' Witty man goes viral thanks to his hilarious attempt to copy
Daily Mail / Posted 19 hours ago
'There is no way!' Witty man goes viral thanks to his hilarious attempt to copy Ariana Grande's album cover to prove that her sexy pose on a tiny stool is IMPOSSIBLE to do New York-based video producer Jesse McLaren has shot to viral fame with his... Read more
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The Wesleyan Argus
Lotta Sea Lice Reviewtwo musicians who come from opposite sides of the globe, Courtney Barnett and K
The Wesleyan Argus / Posted 20 hours ago
two musicians who come from opposite sides of the globe, Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile make an excellent pairing. Their witty, ambling styles mix so cohesively that it seemed it was only a matter of time before they produced an album together.... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Richard Wilbur, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, dies at 96and wanted to have a look at it," Wilbur told The Associated Press in 2006. "Sh
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 21 hours ago
and wanted to have a look at it," Wilbur told The Associated Press in 2006. "She decided that if I could translate one witty Frenchman, I might be able to do another." He received numerous literary honors, including the National Book Award and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Richard Wilbur, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, dies at 96and wanted to have a look at it," Wilbur told The Associated Press in 2006. "Sh
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 hours ago
and wanted to have a look at it," Wilbur told The Associated Press in 2006. "She decided that if I could translate one witty Frenchman, I might be able to do another." He received numerous literary honors, including the National Book Award and... Read more
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Perth Now
Irish comedian Sean Hughes diesback in the day. RIP.” Sad to hear about Sean Hughes. Was lucky to enjoy his c
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
back in the day. RIP.” Sad to hear about Sean Hughes. Was lucky to enjoy his company on a few occasions over the years. A witty, gracious, kind and gentle soul. Very upset to hear about the death of Sean Hughes at just 51. Sending our best to his... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder elementary teacher pens memoir about star sister Idina MenzelBono.) Cara's family dynamics are emotional, poignant, relatable and touching.
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted yesterday
Bono.) Cara's family dynamics are emotional, poignant, relatable and touching. The situations Cara and Idina encounter are witty and humorous with meaningful dialogue. The journey the reader takes through the life of these sisters is a delightful... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Theater review: "Give 'em Hell, Harry!" is a compelling portrait of a U.S. president"the opposite approach," and as much if not more than any recent president, Tru
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
"the opposite approach," and as much if not more than any recent president, Truman went on to do just that. Gallu's tight, witty script hits the highlights of Truman's career but mixes in personal moments as well, like one funny sequence when the... Read more
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Philly.com
Samuel E. Appel, 91, Presbyterian minister, social activist in Camdenin 2004. He developed Alzheimer’s later in life, struggling with it for eight
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
in 2004. He developed Alzheimer’s later in life, struggling with it for eight years, but remained “loving, grateful, and witty,” Brown said. “He continues to give after death as he donated his body for research.” Brown said. Besides Brown, he... Read more
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Arts Journal
Richard Wilbur, American Poet, 1921-2017not until a few years later that I came to see that there had been poetry, in E
Arts Journal / Posted yesterday
not until a few years later that I came to see that there had been poetry, in English, in my lifetime, that was stirring, witty, accessible, and part of the tradition or traditions I was interested in. And one of the key figures in the survival... Read more
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IGN
Out This Week: South Park: Fractured But Whole, Spider-Man: Homecoming, Fire Emblem Warriorssolo movie under the Marvel Studios umbrella (but produced in conjunction with
IGN / Posted yesterday
solo movie under the Marvel Studios umbrella (but produced in conjunction with distributor Sony Pictures), is a sweet, witty, briskly-paced romp that captures everything that has made Peter Parker and his costumed alter ego such a lovable and... Read more
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The Madison County Journal
Facebook and me: a relationship, but not a marriageminutes can zoom by without me accomplishing anything, except getting frustrate
The Madison County Journal / Posted yesterday
minutes can zoom by without me accomplishing anything, except getting frustrated by things I can’t change, no matter how witty or smart I think I can be in response (which seems exponentially less witty and smart if it’s actually posted).... Read more
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Football365
Man United are missing the passes of Pogba...fan (“haha he’s got a funny foreign name, let’s call him Dave, after the channe
Football365 / Posted yesterday
fan (“haha he’s got a funny foreign name, let’s call him Dave, after the channel we spend all our time watching, we love witty banter”). However, he was made to look incredibly foolish by Palace’s attackers. * What a way to break the scoring... Read more
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SKY News
Comedian Sean Hughes dies aged 51natural born comic. Sad to hear about Sean Hughes. Was lucky to enjoy his comp
SKY News / Posted yesterday
natural born comic. Sad to hear about Sean Hughes. Was lucky to enjoy his company on a few occasions over the years. A witty, gracious, kind and gentle soul. Writer Irvine Welsh described him as a "witty, gracious, kind and gentle soul", while... Read more
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