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Meet the Grey Sisters of Montreal

Originally posted on Jaunting Jen:
In 1737, Saint Marguerite d’ Youville and three of her companions made a secret consecration to the task of helping anyone in need. Thus the…

July 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

REVIEW: Van Halen – 1984 (1984)

Originally posted on mikeladano.com:
VAN HALEN (Not Van Hagar!) Part 7: House of Pain My latest series of reviews at mikeladano.com is an in-depth look at all the classic VAN HALEN albums, with David…

July 20, 2014 · 1 Comment

My Summer French Wine Journey Begins

Originally posted on ROCKIN RED BLOG:
I have been enjoying the beauty of wine for a couple of decades. However, my knowledge and taste buds regarding French wine are lacking.…

July 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Searching for Lady Portland: Trek in the Park.

Originally posted on Dave's Corner of the Universe:
? It was a beautiful non-rainy day in Portland Oregon. There are thousands of people milling around in a large park.…

July 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Archduke Francis Ferdinand, assassinated 99 years ago today. [reblog]

Originally posted on www.seanmunger.com:
On June 28, 1914, 99 years ago today, Francis Ferdinand, Archduke and heir-apparent of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, was riding through the streets of Sarajevo,…

June 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Marie Laveau: Voodoo, Race and Female Power

Originally posted on A R T L▼R K:
On the 16th of June 1881, Marie Laveau, Louisiana Creole ‘princess’ of Voodoo, died in New Orleans, Louisiana, aged 79. “A…

June 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Happy Summer Solstice

Originally posted on Jaunting Jen:
Although this photograph was taken in January, when I hear the words “summer solstice” it reminds me of Stonehenge. Although we are scientifically celebrating the…

June 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Lighthouse of Alexandria

Originally posted on If It Happened Yesterday, It's History:
(The Lighthouse on Roman coins minted in Alexandria in the 2nd century AD. Used under the Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported…

June 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Donald Duck and Wartime Propaganda

Originally posted on A R T L▼R K:
On the 9th of June 1934, Donald Duck debuted in Disney’s The Wise Little Hen, which was part of the Silly…

June 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Novels of the Presidents (Part I).

Originally posted on www.seanmunger.com:
The Presidency of the United States is arguably the most difficult and complicated job in the entire world, and in order to be effective…

June 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

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