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Happy individual with positive outlook. Enjoy people and sharing ideas and mindful thoughts. Avid news watcher, cat lover, birdwatcher and cook.Fortunate not to have to work and love my quiet time. Married with two daughters in college.

Lost Leonardo da Vinci painting to break all records – Telegraph http://ping.fm/YeNnK

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Swiss financial journalist Myret Zaki warns the dollar will collapse. – swissinfo

The United States greenback has become the biggest speculative bubble in history and will soon go the way of the dinosaurs, warns Swiss financial journalist Myret Zaki. In her latest book, Zaki says that the euro’s future is much brighter … Continue reading

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Ancient Syrian sculptures, destroyed in World War II, reconstructed from fragments – Telegraph

    A treasure trove of 3,000-year-old giant birds, lions and goddesses goes on show in Berlin with a past so incredible that it could rival archaeology action film hero Indiana Jones. A visitor walks past two giant basalt lion … Continue reading

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Scott of the Antarctic: Hero or Failure? : Discovery News

Image via Wikipedia Scott of the Antarctic: Hero or Failure? : Discovery News.Inside, rows of glass test tubes with cork stoppers, microscopes and various chemicals line the walls of the scientific lab. Boxes of dried cocoa, lentils, biscuits, cabbage and … Continue reading

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Consumers ‘ignorant’ of multinational names behind ethical brands | Environment | guardian.co.uk

Consumers ‘ignorant’ of multinational names behind ethical brands | Environment | guardian.co.uk.A bar of Green and Black’s chocolate. Few people were aware its parent company is Kraft. Photograph: Graeme Robertson Most consumers are ignorant of the multinational parent companies behind … Continue reading

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Thomas Edison Film From Moving Train Shows Subway System Only Marginally Improved In Past 111 Years (VIDEO)

Thomas Edison Film From Moving Train Shows Subway System Only Marginally Sixteen years after the completion of the Brooklyn Bridge in 1883, Thomas Edison made this film from the front car of the BMT train that once crossed the bridge … Continue reading

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Neil Diamond interview – Telegraph

Neil Diamond interview – Telegraph. via Neil Diamond interview – Telegraph. Neil Diamond, photographed by his son, Jesse Photo: Jesse Diamond Mrs Rose Diamond, a small, sprightly, smiley 92 year-old, asks if I’d like some corn on the cob. Her son, … Continue reading

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