Wednesday, 29 July 2015
Like Bob Dylan's "never-ending tour", the latest instalment from Yanis Varoufakis (in Stern)
"Meine Mutter war Mitglied einer rechtsradikalen Terrororganisation"
usw - und so weiter
From BBC News - Remains of English Jamestown colony leaders discovered
By Jane O'Brien
Washington Post - Jamestown excavation unearths four bodies — and a mystery in a small box
By Michael E Ruane
Tuesday, 28 July 2015
Terrible text from Aegean Air, but a good photo of the Old Town and Old Fortress
I don't buy the blurb: "The fabled island of the ancient Phaeacians, the location chosen by Poseidon to indulge his passion for Amphitrite, continues to welcome and inspire the contemporary traveller. A place that seems plucked from a child’s fairy tale, with castles, knights and princesses".
Monday, 27 July 2015
From Blackmore Vale Magazine
"The ancient harvest-time festival of Lammas is being celebrated in Dorchester on Saturday, 1st August, at St Peter's Church Hall. The free event features music and entertainment from performers including folk musician Tim Laycock who will perform traditional songs and poetry".