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A right Charlie! This was the face of British policing in 1800

Old soldiers didn’t die in Georgian London – they became Charlies.

These were watchmen who were supposed to protect Londoners against criminals on the dangerous streets. 167 more words

Gaiman, Bechdel, Spiegelman Among New Table Hosts At PEN Gala

From ABCNews:

Neil Gaiman, Art Spiegelman and Alison Bechdel are among the writers who have agreed to be table hosts at next week’s PEN American Center gala after six authors withdrew in protest of an award being given to the satirical French magazine…

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May 3, 1995 - Wednesday - 7:40 p.m.

About an hour ago I was walking out of the cafeteria following Charlie so I could go to church with him.  He was holding the glass/metal door open for me, but when I was about 10 feet away, he let go of it.   224 more words

The PEN authors boycotting Charlie Hebdo never really supported free speech. They supported activism

The whole affair of PEN authors boycotting the award for Charlie Hebdo has been deeply shameful for those involved. The problem quite simply seems to have been one of confusion – the PEN boycotters seem to think some of its cartoons were racist when in fact they were ridiculing racist ideas. 308 more words


Tiger Woods & Lindsey Vonn split after dating for 3 years

After dating for about three years, Golf legend Tiger Woods and skier Lindsey Vonn have broken up. Lindsey, who was last seen supporting Tiger at the Masters Tournament in Augusta, Georgia in April announced her split from Tiger in a Facebook post today, saying the break up was mutual. 157 more words


Using a CMS Vs. Not

This post is a response to: (http://ift.tt/1QdPa2F).

There are very few things you need to worry up-front about building a site, except if your style fits the designers’, the platform, and if they build your site up to web standards. 561 more words

Papa’s House = America

Ever since we have been back in Zambia and increasingly in the past month or so, Charlie has been talking a lot about Papa (his Carlson grandpa) or Papa’s house. 422 more words