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A breakthrough on Huntington’s desease

Amazing things are happening around us. This one is so much worth noticing: “Huntington’s disease (HD), also known as Huntington’s chorea, is an inherited disorder that results in death of brain cells” (see Wikipedia article). “Huntington’s is one of the … Continue reading

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Robert Guillaume: Benson

Robert Guillaume (born Robert Peter Williams; November 30, 1927 – October 24, 2017) was an American actor, known for his role as Isaac Jaffe on Sports Night and as Benson DuBois on the TV-series Soap and the spin-off Benson, as … Continue reading

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Vive la France

Vive la France ! Bon Appétit !

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Cleaning the Watch

“Having my Watch cleaned” by JP Appleton. There is something inspiring about this picture. An a bit philosophical. This picture was featured on the BBC In Pictures gallery. See more of JP’s artistic photographs on his website jpappleton.com and at … Continue reading

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La Marseillaise

Mireille Mathieu performs La Marseillaise on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the Eiffel Tower (1989). La Marseillaise is the national anthem of France. The song was written in 1792. Performance from 1988:

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The Retro Camper Caravan

A travel trailer, camper trailer or caravan is towed behind a road vehicle to provide a place to sleep… It provides the means for people to have their own home on a journey or a vacation, without relying on a … Continue reading

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London Burning – Great Fire of London 350 years ‘anniversary’

The Great Fire of London was a major fire that swept through the central parts of the English city of London from Sunday, 2 September to Wednesday, 5 September 1666. (see Wikipedia article and BBC History site) A festival to … Continue reading

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