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Foreign Favourites series: Battle Royale

I’ve been keen to get my friend Neel involved in my Foreign Favourites film series, ever since he set up his Dohabitation blog. Like the guy himself, the blog is funny entertaining and very colourful, and tells of his adventures since moving to Doha. 864 more words

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Line(s) of the Day #Somethinggood

But something good tonight will make me forget about you for now
Forty-eight thousand seats bleats and roars for my memories of you

Taken from the song  33 more words

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Line(s) of the Day #MarcusAurelius

Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them.

One of the great Roman emperors, Marcus Aurelius (121 – 180 AD) was also a wise and stoic philosopher. 11 more words

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Photography: Full Moon

A full moon really is a glorious sight.

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Film Quizzes: Fictional Bands

With the exciting release of the eagerly anticipated and already highly acclaimed documentary Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, it’s already been discussed how it compares to previous musical documentaries. 76 more words

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Line(s) of the Day #Pompeii

But if you close your eyes,
Does it almost feel like
Nothing changed at all?
And if you close your eyes,
Does it almost feel like… 21 more words

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Line(s) of the Day #TheMorecambeandWiseShow

Andre Previn: What were you playing?
Eric Morecambe: Grieg’s Piano Concerto.
Andre Previn: You’re playing all the wrong notes!
Eric Morecambe: I’m playing all the right notes—but not necessarily in the right order. 14 more words

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