Monthly Archives: July 2011

PARADISE IS EASY TO FIND


I have always imagined that paradise will be a kind of library.  (Jorge Luis Borges) Some people just naturally understand what’s important and what’s not… Advertisements

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PRIVATE PARTS


The Obama régime has now officially canceled stranger danger and children’s fears of having their private parts touched.  Children’s book author Ian Falconer has come out with a new children’s book in which Olivia the Pig gets searched for weapons … Continue reading

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YET ANOTHER FLYING CAR


The dream of a machine that is equally at home in the air and on the road dates back almost a century to Glenn Curtiss’s 1917 Autoplane.  A great dream, but hard to realize – the contraptions were either not … Continue reading

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JAN HUS – A BIT OF CZECH HISTORY


In 1414, the Czech reformist priest Jan Hus (or John Huss, if you prefer) was summoned before a general council of the Roman Catholic Church in Constance, Germany to defend his reformist views.  Refusing to recant, he was condemned to … Continue reading

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NOW WE ARE THREE


Story time for Tilly.

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DELAHAYE


The 1936 Delahaye Type 135 – a space-age car of the pre-war era.

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