July 21, 2017

Something for the Weekend – No 275

by duncanr

if you want to listen again to previous weekend songs, go to the ‘category filter’ on the side bar and select ‘something for weekend’ from the drop down list

feel free, too, to share a sample of what you are listening to this weekend in a comment to this post

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July 20, 2017

Christianity, Islam, and Judaism

by duncanr

July 19, 2017

Taking the Dogs for a Ride

by duncanr
July 19, 2017

American Health Care

by duncanr

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July 18, 2017

Death in the USA

by duncanr

one of the issues dominating political debate in the USA right now is the Republican attempt to pass into law a healthcare plan to replace that introduced during Obama’s time as President

some critics of the republican plan oppose it because it would result in far fewer folk being able to afford healthcare when they need it

that might be no bad thing though! If this research is to be believed, americans would all do better to avoid putting themselves in the hands of the medical profession if they wish for a long life . . . Continue reading

July 18, 2017

And the Winner is . . .

by duncanr

[glad I didn’t have a bet on Green!]

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July 17, 2017

New Dr Who

by duncanr

the BBC has announced the name of the actor who will be taking on the role of the Doctor in the long running tv series, Dr Who, when Peter Capaldi retires – BBC Report
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July 17, 2017

Doctor, I think there’s something in my eye.

by NobblySan

Bloody hell.

These people walk among us.

They probably can’t see us, but they walk among us.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-40630852

July 17, 2017

Menstruation: a Period Drama

by duncanr

produced for Menstrual Hygiene Day back in May, this video features a mum pranking her son after overhearing a conversation between him and his friends speculating what a pad is for . . .

p.s. who knew pads had so many uses?

more about video here – http://tinyurl.com/yd6sch9a

July 17, 2017

A Single Life

by duncanr