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11 Dec 18
ORP Trading Post

From America’s First Freedom:   https://www.americas1stfreedom.org/articles/2018/12/8/gun-industry-restrictions-will-hurt-workers/ by Zita Ballinger Fletcher Saturday, December 8, 2018 Many people who seek to infringe on Second Amendment rights advocate the passage of “harsher gun laws” to allegedly benefit the common good. But does anyone actually understand what “harsher gun laws” mean for a state’s economy? Most advocates for arbitrary and […]

11 Dec 18
The Bacchy Races

I was at Sandown on Saturday for a Tingle Creek, staged in driving rain, that lived up to all our collective hopes, thanks not only to the brutally dominant Altior but also to the magnificently game Un De Sceaux, who pushed the champion as hard as he possibly could.  It was just wonderful to be […]

11 Dec 18
World of Writing

     Tuesday nights at The College of New Jersey are usually taken as a night to be with friends, as most students don’t have class the following day. But instead of losing her voice singing along to songs with her friends late into the night,Sara Davidson spends most of her night losing her voice […]

11 Dec 18
Leader Development

The debate about the efficacy of competency as a measure of performance is a long one. The Hay Associates (see book on PM from 1990s in my office) proposed competency frameworks in the late twentieth century.   Bibliography Berg, M. and Seeber, B.K. (2016). The Slow Professor: Challenging the culure of speed in the academy. […]

10 Dec 18
dark is a way and light is a place

Milan Kundera – The Unbearable Lightness of Being Roger Scruton – The Uses of Pessimism and the Danger of False Hope Joey Barton – No Nonsense John Lambie – How to be Critically Open-Minded: A Psychological and Historical Analysis Anjan Chatterjee – The Aesthetic Brain: How We Evolved to Desire Beauty and Enjoy Art Jon […]

10 Dec 18

Date: 9/12/2018 | Promotion: Ultimate British Wrestling | Event: Wrestling In A Winter Wonderland | Venue: The Weatherby Centre, Biggleswade | Source: Ultimate British Wrestling Match Results… Pan-Arabian Championship match – Cy Gregory def. Champion, Sunset Skip *Title Change* Joe Bailey def. Alex Cupid UBW Young Lions Championship match – Champion, Robbie Bhoy def. Jonny […]

10 Dec 18
CECS Coffeehouse

Studying: PhD in English and Related Literature (full-time) Supervisor: Dr Mary Fairclough Thesis Title: Women, Empiricism, and Epistolarity, 1740-1810 Research Interests: Eighteenth-century literature and culture; history of science; gender studies; letters; sociability Thesis Overview My thesis examines the relationship between epistolarity and empirical culture in the mid-late eighteenth century. I focus on female-authored epistolary writing, in the […]