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Jonah Goldberg …spot on, as usual…the debate (1 post) howardf99@yahoo.co.ukk Member Posted 1 second ago # Edit OCTOBER 5, 2012 12:00 A.M. The Undoing of Storybook Man Obama’s weaknesses are exposed when he encounters a determined opponent. By Jonah Goldberg Whenever Puss in Boots really needs something from someone, he flashes these enormous kitten eyes that melt anyone […]



I am referring to this early am’s discovery that some slimeball, lowlife, had apparently purloined my jar of Skippy smooth peanut butter!  Could not pin it on Laurie who yet slept and would cross the Sahara barefooted to avoid the sight, or smell of peanut butter….I blame the parents and , of course. Panic at […]



It’s a historical novel set in Georgian England. In fact, King George III, himself, makes a significant appearance. It being published, as it stands now, in the UK  only, alas.   http://www.quercusbooks.co.uk/book/A-Humble-Companion-by-Laurie-Graham-ISBN_9780857387813



A NEW BOOK by LAURIE GRAHAM (AKA Mrs Fitzpatrick)…the book has recently been published in the UK . Its title is The Humble Companion.  It is a novel centering on a young woman set in early 19th century England. In fact, King George III makes a significant appearance. You Americans should recall him as the fellow […]



A NEW BOOK by LAURIE GRAHAM (AKA Mrs Fitzpatrick)…the book has recently been published in the UK . Its title is The Humble Companion.  It is a novel centering on a young woman set in early 19th century England. In fact, King George III makes a significant appearance. You Americans should recall him as the fellow […]



Dublin, Ireland, 25 April, raining (of course).plus 50 mph gale. but I do need a haircut…hmmm. Maybe kids and grandkids will visit?  I can understand why whisky is an important feature of Irish life and history.