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Not Really an Easter Egg - or - Blow That Whistle, Captain

I’m very fond of The Sound of Music (that and Julie Andrews in general), and a few months ago a work colleague was kind enough to give me an enormous block mounted print of the movie poster (she was cleaning up her garage and thought it seemed My Cup of Tea).   340 more words


Military Equipment Shops and Manufacturers

After long and tiring Research through the internet trying to find the best and the most reliable military manufacture and online shops I here present you the most complete possible list of “Military Equipment Shops and Manufacturers”. 240 more words


Desire of the Everlasting Hills

So I also wanted to share a resource that my confessor shared with me this week. He actually gave it to me as a penance. 67 more words


The Mire



I honestly don’t know why I claim to love this season so much. Lent has never been an easy time. It’s never been a joyful time. 518 more words


Welcome to The Whale

The Whale will go live on June 1, 2015, with interviews, essays, and fiction by our staff and featured artists including Pulitzer-prize-nominated author Karen Russell, William Cashion of Future Islands, novelist Edie Meidav, Ryan Spencer of Jamaican Queens, and more. 14 more words


I tried to make the K-Cup environmental issue one of my top 100 concerns, but just couldn't do it.

How Bad Are K-Cups for the Environment?  Probably not that bad. The “My K-cups” with filters make very little waste. Amazon’s San Francisco Bay coffees are less than 30 cents each on Subscribe and Save and are partially biodegradable. 61 more words


bridget reblogged this on The Fog of Law and commented:

Neil says it well. The K-cups that I throw away every week can fit in my hand. We aren't talking the Exxon-Valdez spill here.

A Post for the International Day of Happiness

I’m 15 years old, a schoolboy, and I’m walking onto a patch of light cast in a school courtyard by a street lamp.

The tarmac is black, the light is yellow and I’m seeing both colours simultaneously from the same surface. 649 more words