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  • Sun, 22 Oct 2017 08:01:54 +0000: “I got a little bored after a time. I mean, the road seemed to be awfully long.”*… - Tips – Websites
      Explore– and enjoy: “14 classic works of literature hated by famous authors.” * Aldous Huxley on On the Road ### As we devour the dish, we might send prolific birthday greetings to E. Phillips Oppenheim; he was born on this date in 1866.   After leaving school at age 17 to help in his father’s leather business, […]
  • Sat, 21 Oct 2017 08:01:44 +0000: “The smallest indivisible human unit is two people, not one; one is a fiction. From such nets of souls societies, the social world, human life springs”*… - Tips – Websites
      The emergence of state authority was a logical consequence of the move to settled agriculture, or so we thought. Until recently, we also assumed that ancient peoples welcomed the advantages of this way of life as well as the growth of state leadership, since it was key to the development of culture, crafts and […]
  • Sat, 21 Oct 2017 08:01:44 +0000: “The smallest indivisible human unit is two people, not one; one is a fiction. From such nets of souls societies, the social world, human life springs”*… - Tips – Websites
      The emergence of state authority was a logical consequence of the move to settled agriculture, or so we thought. Until recently, we also assumed that ancient peoples welcomed the advantages of this way of life as well as the growth of state leadership, since it was key to the development of culture, crafts and […]
  • Fri, 20 Oct 2017 18:24:12 +0000: It’s Back for 2018! Make Your Days Happier with the Page-a-Day Calendar. - Tips – Shopping
    I hope you find the calendar an engaging tool as you try to make your life a little happier. It's not about perfection -- it's about being better than before.
  • Fri, 20 Oct 2017 08:01:01 +0000: “Nobody owns life, but anyone who can pick up a frying pan owns death”*… - Tips – Websites
      The kitchen is well equipped and stocked. There’s a stove, a refrigerator full of food, a table with a rolling pin and a bowl, and a sink with Ivory soap. The wall calendar, featuring with a sailing ship, says it’s April 1944. But there’s something else: Every item is miniature, hand-crafted, and a doll lies […]
  • Thu, 19 Oct 2017 08:01:24 +0000: “Round round get around, I get around”*… - Tips – Websites
      Dr Caitlin Green details the finds that demonstrate the extraordinary trading reach of the Byzantine Empire: “A very long way from home: early Byzantine finds at the far ends of the world.” * The Beach Boys ### As we remind ourselves that trade has been global for a long, long time, we might recall […]
  • Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:25:46 +0000: Preparing for 2018 - Tips – Support

    October 18, 2017 I’ve been thinking about the year head. We have 2 1/2 months before it’s upon us, but there are a lot of things we can be sure of already. There is no way 2018 won’t be a dramatic one. After all the stress of 2017, it would be nice to think we …

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  • Wed, 18 Oct 2017 08:01:14 +0000: “I’ve not never heard of that”*… - Tips – Websites
      This website [is] devoted to the speech of one of the country’s most interesting but most often misunderstood regions—southern and central Appalachia, which stretches from north Georgia to West Virginia.  Some have romanticized the English spoken there as the language of Shakespeare and admired its authenticity and inventiveness.  Others have scorned or dismissed it […]
  • Tue, 17 Oct 2017 21:01:03 +0000: Fighting Halloween Temptation? Tap into the Power of the Four Tendencies. - Tips – Shopping
    Do you find Halloween a time of temptation, or can you enjoy it healthfully? If you find it difficult to resist the lure of all those delightful treats, what helps you stick to your healthy habits?
  • Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:01:10 +0000: “Why do people respect the package rather than the man?”*… - Tips – Websites
      Alphonse Bertillon’s Tableau synoptic des traits physionomiques was essentially a cheat sheet to help police clerks put into practice his pioneering method for classifying and archiving the images (and accompanying details) of repeat offenders, a system known as bertillonage. Beginning his career as a records clerk in the Parisian police department, Bertillon, the child of two statisticians […]