Barbarossa

25 Mar 19
Board Game Quest

Welcome to this week’s batch of Kickstarters of the Week. It’s a somewhat lighter week compared to what we’ve been rolling with, but that happens sometimes. We are in the last week of March now, which edges us just a bit closer to convention season. I don’t know about you, but I can’t wait. Anyway, […]

24 Mar 19
blookysbeats

(Western Civilization, Lesson 140) In the 12thand 13thcenturies, Roman Emperors and Popes butted heads more and more frequently. Fredrick Barbarossa became Holy Roman Emperor in 1155. Fredrick’s goal as Emperor was to take control of Lombardy and its wealth. Such an Achievement would also result in alienating the papacy and the Lombard cities. Despite this, […]

24 Mar 19
Ed B on Sports

Kasia Smutniak From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Kasia Smutniak Born Katarzyna Anna Smutniak[1] (1979-08-13) 13 August 1979 (age 39) Warsaw, Poland[2][3] Nationality Polish Occupation Actress, model Years active 1996–present Notable work From Paris with Love Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) Children 2 Website Kasia Smutniak on Facebook Kasia Smutniak (Polish pronunciation: [ˈkaɕa ˈsmutɲak]; full name Katarzyna […]

24 Mar 19
The Cyber Cynics

Portrayed through Film Inglorious Basterds Movie Summary It’s WWII, the battleground, Nazi-occupied France. The Nazis are doing whatever they need to flush out and exterminate Jews, the most proficient and prolific of the Jew hunters being the sadistic SS Colonel Hans Landa. As such, the American military forms a unit, led by Lieutenant Aldo Raine […]

24 Mar 19
World War I and World War II

The world war two is the largest war the humanity has ever known. It was terrible and deadly with terrible consequences for humanuty. It involved more than one hundred millions of combatients and even sixty millions of deaths. Before Germany had to pay unreasonable debts and suffered the humiliation of the winners. Obviousl,. this caused […]

23 Mar 19
Travels About Town

SPRINGTIME BRINGS SWEET TOOTH SAVY Like so many things in Italy, bread and cakes come by many names, especially if it is a holiday and then, it depends on what kind of holiday or occasion it might be. Of course the names and kinds of bread and cakes come  with their own legends, traditions, cautions, […]

23 Mar 19
Dear Kitty. Some blog

This November 2010 video from Israel says about itself: Dr. Iael Nidam-Orvieto, the Editor-in-Chief of Yad Vashem Publications discusses the topic of: “Fascist Italy and the Jews: myth versus reality”. This video is the sequel. From the Spui25 site in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 22 March 2019: A century of fascism? In cooperation with NIOD Institute […]

23 Mar 19
Unseen Truth

1941: Operation “Barbarossa” German Minister of Propaganda Joseph Goebbels makes a radio announcement about the war with the USSR (June 22, 1941): People in Moscow are listening to the war announcement, stunned (June 22, 1941): The largest invasion in human history begins. 4 million men supported by 600,000 vehicles and 750,000 horses attacked 3,000 kilometer-long […]

22 Mar 19
Healing

The Berlin wall fell in 1989 and marked the end of the era of Soviet rule in Western Europe. East and West Germany would be reunified for the first time since 1945 “Mister Gorbachev, tear down this wall!” US President Ronald Reagan, West Berlin, June 12th 1987 In August, 1961 the World would witness one […]

22 Mar 19
Russia News Now

The author is the founder and editor of the Unz Review, a conservative American political website, and a one-time candidate for the governor of California. For many years I maintained far too many magazine subscriptions, more periodicals than I could possibly read or even skim, so most weeks they went straight into storage, with scarcely […]

21 Mar 19
Tortoise Travel

Yesterday we climbed all 921 steps up to Anacapri for a second time, to have lunch, and also visit San Michele, home of Axel Munthe. Axel Munthe, Swedish doctor and psychiatrist, fell in love with Capri while travelling in Italy as a young man in 1876. At the top of the steps that rise to […]

21 Mar 19
weltraumarchaeologie

Der Ostfeldzug hätte gewonnen werden können….. oder: eine modifizierte Geschichtsbetrachtung Gastbeitrag RT – KÖNIGSBERG 21. 03. 2019 Berlin/Moskau 16. 05. 2011 http://www.internet-magazin-les-art.eu Rubrik: Bildung + Kultur Redaktionsbeitrag „les Art“ Das Elexier der Geschichte ist der Saft, aus dem Du Zukunft schöpfst. Nimmst Du es nicht ein, vertrocknest Du zu Lebenszeit und erfährst nie, wer, was […]

21 Mar 19
Aadisht Logs Everything

Owain Glyndwr 31/01/2019 by BBC Radio 4 Web player: http://podplayer.net/?id=62795562 Episode: http://open.live.bbc.co.uk/mediaselector/5/redir/version/2.0/mediaset/audio-nondrm-download/proto/http/vpid/p06zkm0b.mp3 Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the life of the Welsh nobleman, also known as Owen Glendower, who began a revolt against Henry IV in 1400 which was at first very successful. Glyndwr (c1359-c1415) adopted the title Prince of Wales and established a parliament […]

21 Mar 19
CryptoCenterNews

New Zealand’s foreign minister Winston Peters will travel to Turkey urgently for a face-to-face with Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan over the latter’s comments on the recent Christchurch terror attack which left 50 people dead. Revealing this on Wednesday, Prime Minister Jacinta Arden said in an unusually terse statement that Peters will “confront” Erdogan over […]

21 Mar 19
PITCHWISE

Za drugi ovonedeljni presek Kickstarter kampanja izdvojili smo solo horo avanturu Ghost Star u izdanju Wreck Havoc Games kao i Planetoid u izdanju Portal Dragon. Za ljubitelje ratnih igara tu je Kiev ’41 koja zatvara Barbarosa trilogiju u izdanju VentNuovo Games. R & D Games na zahtev publike vodi kampanju za reizdanje Keymarket igre iz […]