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The Blue Cup, by Minnie Bruce Pratt

Through binoculars the spiral nebula was
a smudged white thumbprint on the night sky.
Stories said it was a mark left by the hand
of Night, that old she, easily weaving… 72 more words


One World Observatory.

1 World Trade Center, on Friday, May 29th, will finally be opening the long awaited One World Observatory. Floors 100 through 102 will be open to ticket holders waiting to see everything that is New York, both past and present, and finally be able to officially look out the panoramic windows into forever. 50 more words


The World

The World is a myriad of mirrors:
     its fragments represent us.
We like what we see;
We hate what we see;
We’re judging none other than we. 79 more words

Ireland 'on course' to say YES to gay marriage after #hometovote campaign

Ireland is on course to make history by becoming the first country in the world to introduce gay marriage by popular vote.

With counting of ballots only beginning at 9am, early patterns from count centres suggested that the campaign to extend the right to marry to same-sex couples will succeed. 566 more words


India turns out to be Microsoft's major market..

BANGALORE, INDIA: India software revenue totaled $4 billion in 2014, an 8.3 percent increase from 2013 revenue of $3.7 billion, according to Gartner, Inc.

Microsoft maintained the No. 252 more words


Both sides say Ireland has voted to legalize gay marriage

DUBLIN – Leaders on both sides of Ireland’s gay marriage campaign say advocates of legalization have won a resounding victory with the ballot count still underway. 140 more words


A Palestinian in front of a dilapidated house in Gaza City

A Palestinian boy rests on an old armchair in front of a dilapidated house in Gaza City.