Category Archives: United Kingdoms

Author Kurt Vonnegut dies at 84

Kurt Vonnegut author of such books as “Slaughterhouse-Five” and “Cat’s Cradle,” has died. He was 84. Read more inin this CNN article Excerpt follows: “”He was a man who combined a wicked sense of humor and sort of steady moral … Continue reading

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The Beatles on Britannica India

Britannicaindia has an interesting article on the Liverpool quartet that took the music scene by storm in the fifties, sixties, and seventies, and was the dreams and aspirations of a generation of young ones, including yours truly. Who remembers “Seargent … Continue reading

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Another Fairy Tale Wedding?

The couple has had a fairy tale church wedding. There is Bollywood style dancing, there is Elton John singing “Your Song.” “It’s a little bit funny, this feeling inside,” goes the lyrics of an all too familiar song, my favorite. … Continue reading

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