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December 5, 2016

Irish Advent Calendar

by duncanr

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source B&P

December 5, 2016

It’s All Fake, Folks

by duncanr

much is being made recently of the growing prominence being given to ‘fake’ news stories circulating on social media sites and the consequent shifts and shaping of attitudes and beliefs as a result

in this video, satirist Jonathan Pie argues ALL news is fake . . .

December 4, 2016

Xmas Drink Problem

by duncanr

drunk-dogs-round-treedoctors warn of the danger of excessive alcohol intake – a problem that is particularly acute at this festive time of year – http://tinyurl.com/zdx982l

December 4, 2016

A Love (and Hate) Story

by duncanr

there’s more going on in this video than is first apparent !

December 3, 2016

Caption this . . .

by duncanr

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December 3, 2016

Simon’s Cat : Bed Sheets

by duncanr

December 2, 2016

Something for the Weekend – No 242

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

December 2, 2016

The Voice of an Angel

by duncanr

’tis the season for school nativity plays – that rich source of unintended humour😆

December 1, 2016

Hands Off!

by duncanr

off-limits

December 1, 2016

Shalet Village is on Fire

by duncanr

huge forest fire, fanned by 89 mph winds raged through part of Tennessee destroying homes, businesses, and lives

following video documents attempt by couple of guys to escape the fires . . .

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3 people are confirmed dead but this total may rise as firefighters clear more areas – full update here http://tinyurl.com/j6zjjac