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Abortion Messaging

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Slava Ukraine — 13 May 2022

How did Russia lose an ‘entire battalion’ crossing a Ukrainian bridge? | Ben Hodges The Russians have not demonstrated very good operational security or concealing their movements.” After Russia loses an ‘entire battalion’ crossing a bridge in Ukraine, Ayesha Hazarika … Continue reading

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Music Recommendation: Los Skuff — “Es Algo Más” [“It’s Something More”]

BRUCE’S RECOMMENDATION OF BANDCAMP MUSIC Track: “Es Algo Más” [“It’s Something More”] Album: TALES FROM THE POP PUNK WORLD: VOLUME 4 Artist: Los Skuff Artist Location: Nuestra Señora De La Paz, Bolivia Record Company: RTTB Records ]Ramone to the Bone … Continue reading

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Some Books by David Bruce

RETELLINGS OF A CLASSIC WORK OF LITERATURE Ben Jonson’s The Alchemist: A Retelling https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/731768 https://drive.google.com/file/d/1ZEHJnB1_5RpznJDgrdO9Fzkz0R5nqF6n/view?usp=sharing Ben Jonson’s The Arraignment, or Poetaster: A Retelling  https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/1144681 https://anecdotesandmusic.wordpress.com/2022/05/02/david-bruce-ben-jonsons-the-arraignment-or-poetaster-a-retelling-free-pdf/ https://drive.google.com/file/d/1S1nIEZ7fgHIyV4-ZDozfJ4FcVUlaC13_/view?usp=sharing Ben Jonson’s Bartholomew Fair: A Retelling  https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/759774 https://drive.google.com/file/d/1SIoalHNdD99q9jKmXO3kVvh8ydxB4to8/view?usp=sharing Ben Jonson’s The Case is Altered: A Retelling  https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/1112743 https://drive.google.com/file/d/1WHn6mnGPDbZlTus6A644w0TCg_QoNDE4/view?usp=sharing Ben Jonson’s Catiline’s Conspiracy: A Retelling  … Continue reading

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TATI & TONY ATTEMPT TO EXPLAIN GEOPOLITICS // Six Word Story #110 — unbolt me

by TETIANA ALEKSINA & TONY SINGLE © All rights reserved 2022 TATI & TONY ATTEMPT TO EXPLAIN GEOPOLITICS // Six Word Story #110 — unbolt me

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David Bruce: Create, Then Take a Break — Children

Children • In a 1967 interview with Mary Harrington Hall, Charles Schulz said that his children had given him a total of three lines that he had used in Peanuts, his comic strip. At dinner, Amy, his daughter, was talking quite … Continue reading

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Music Recommendation: Ol Billy Bob Boy — “Thrown Back Out of Love”

BRUCE’S RECOMMENDATION OF BANDCAMP MUSIC Music: “Thrown Back Out of Love” Album: SEVEN YEARS Artist: Ol Billy Bob Boy Artist Location: Pasadena, Newfoundland, and Labrador Record Company: Aldora Britain Records Record Company Location: Rothley, UK Info: “Aldora Britain Records is … Continue reading

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David Bruce: CREATE, THEN TAKE A BREAK — Art and Artists, Audiences, Authors

Art and Artists • Peter Bruegel had two sons who also painted, and who acquired the nicknames Hell and Velvet. Peter the Younger painted a lot of devils, so he became known as Hell Bruegel, while Jan painted a lot of … Continue reading

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Music Recommendation: Hemline Theory — “Stuck”

BRUCE’S RECOMMENDATION OF BANDCAMP MUSIC Music: “Stuck” Album: LESSONS IN HUNGER, PART 1 Artist: Hemline Theory Artist Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Info: “Cabaret and folk inspired indie-rock duo from Philadelphia, PA.” “Sarah Tebbe and Adam Renchen started their musical collaboration in … Continue reading

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David Bruce: CREATE, THEN TAKE A BREAK — Alcohol, Animals, Art and Artists

Alcohol • In Austria, operatic tenor Leo Slezak sometimes heard musical societies play at dances for summer visitors. Often, as the night wore on and the band members became drunker and drunker, the music declined in quality. Once, he saw a … Continue reading

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