The North Face

22 Feb 19
Books and Me!

About the book Exploring the wildlife, places, traditions, culture, and personalities associated with spring throughout Europe, and introducing readers to cultural, scientific, and historical research and his recollections of 30 years of continental travel, Laurence Rose paints a vivid picture of one of the world’s most significant and beautiful natural phenomena: spring. Laurence begins his […]

22 Feb 19
National Post

ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Michigan coach John Beilein, shaking off the effects of anesthesia, looked at his phone for the first time a few days after having double-bypass heart surgery last summer. As Beilein scrolled through hundreds of texts sent from well-wishers, he noticed Michigan State coach Tom Izzo was among the first to reach […]

22 Feb 19
High Velocity Sport

MILWAUKEE — As a game, this one never did launch, with the Boston Celtics and the Milwaukee Bucks slogging through 48 minutes of attrition. It was an ugly contest played by two rusty teams, the absence of rhythm from a weeklong All-Star break masquerading as pesky defense — yeah, that’s it, defense — rather than […]

22 Feb 19
Anambrafirst-Online

Zik Matters By Tony Obiora Nezianya, ex Director, News Agency of Nigeria Two governments in the Nigerian federation recently took different but related steps to immortalize Nigeria’s founding president, Dr Nnamdi Azikiwe. The Anambra State government announced that November 16, Dr Azikiwe’s birthday, would henceforth be a work-free day in the state, asking the national […]

22 Feb 19
Alpine Anomalous

Tar-An-Tule   In the last post, “dog-sheep-wolf”, multiple sheep deaths in France and Germany were highlighted. The wildlife people must be scratching their heads trying to find the beasts responsible for the killings. Everyone is crying “wolf”. A couple of days ago in the US, an elderly school teacher went out for a walk and […]

22 Feb 19
Offbeat Roads India

Tips and tricks that you can use to find directions anywhere with no technology.

22 Feb 19
Russia News Now

434 Shares It is about time for a new narrative that looks at the equation of anti-Zionism with anti-Semitism as itself a manifestation of racism. (MEE Op-ed) — Just about anyone with a political opinion in the US agrees on one truth: there is too much financial interference in American politics. This is noted in the regular demand, […]

22 Feb 19
2 Irelands together

Regular readers of this blog will know that I have been a lonely voice over the past 15 months expressing concern over the Irish government’s steely ‘ not an inch’ strategy over the so-called ‘backstop’, the insurance policy to ensure there will be no hard border caused by the British withdrawal from the EU. My […]

22 Feb 19
Shoes and Feet

    The term moccasin means foot covering just like the term shoe but the latter is from the Anglo Saxon and means to cover furtively, whereas moccasin from the Algonquian, makasin or makisina, means a foot cover made from deerskin. Moccasins are thought to be the oldest shoe and date to 12000 BC but […]

22 Feb 19
IPLUS MUSIC

Offset – FATHER OF 4 [iTunes Plus AAC M4A] Genres: Hip-Hop/Rap, Music Expected Release: February 22, 2019 Quality Control Music/Motown Records; ℗ 2019 Quality Control Music, LLC, under exclusive license to UMG Recordings, Inc. Tracklist: 1. Father of 4 (feat. Big Rube) 2. How Did I Get Here (feat. J. Cole) 3. Lick 4. Tats […]

22 Feb 19
The Rogue Fundagelical

Fundagelicals love them some mission trips. Every summer, as a youth pastor, I took teens on youth mission trips to the Mexicali Valley. We would set up a week-long series of children’s Bible studies, women’s Bible studies, and evening church services in small villages. We worked with the local missionaries to preach the word of […]