“TRY TO KEEP UP”

Since: May 14

Rochester, NY

#35251 Jun 16, 2014
good day LADY EL/MADAME GRACE

“Scotland The Brave”

Since: Jun 06

Liverpool, UK

#35252 Jun 16, 2014
tora tora tora wrote:
the palace guard ?????????? in their RED Tunics
we . the Colonist
Paul Revere
Yes? In their ceremonial dress of course which they wouldn't wear normally.

I am not one for Pomp and Circumstance myself, strangely enough. But I have
fond memories of my wonderful neighbours and friends when I lived in NJ
who would pick up the 'phone to let me know if there was anything appertaining
to England on the box....could have been ceromonies, might have been The Beatles,
bu the thought was there, I couldn't have had better people around me anywhere.
Miss them to this day.

But that was then, and times change, to my way of thinking the money spent on
these ceromonies would be better employed feeding the poor.

But that's just me.

I bet Her Majesty would have been just as happy with a little cake on her
birthday. lol

“Scotland The Brave”

Since: Jun 06

Liverpool, UK

#35253 Jun 16, 2014
tora tora tora wrote:
good day LADY EL/MADAME GRACE
Hey....there you are. Good Morning SIR TALLY..:)

“Scotland The Brave”

Since: Jun 06

Liverpool, UK

#35254 Jun 16, 2014
Denny CranesPlace wrote:
El I thing the English are more trusting of their media. You may not believe this but Chelsea Clinton works for NBC news as a part time journalist. She is paid $600,000 a year. Do you think NBC is in the tank for the Clintons and the Democrat party. It is a joke to say NBC has a news report
'Morning Denny....not a prog I watch so cannot comment. Not a shabby salary tho'..:)

“Scotland The Brave”

Since: Jun 06

Liverpool, UK

#35255 Jun 16, 2014
Deer Whisperer wrote:
<quoted text>
Thank you, El.'Twas a fine time and enjoyed that time. Was gifted with the DVD of the movie Rush, the bio-drama of a Formula 1 season battle between James Hunt and Nikki Lauda in the '70s, and the series DVD set of the recently broadcast (on FOX and National Geographic networks) "Cosmos -- A Space Time Continuum" PLUS the DVD set of the original series seen on PBS in early '80s. "Cosmos".
"That time" -- I told them their best gift was the time with them :)
Yesterday eve connected with the eldest at the Big City, and will trek to the Indianapolis area to visit with them on my birthday.
Wonderful that Mr. P had connections as well. I'm chuffed that I share the birthdate with someone you hold dear.
It's compelling, almost mandatory, to be here as is frequently evident. But it's a fine line -- it really ain't my thing to be an on-going bickering bitch to refute, renounce hackery and dis/mis-information.
I've "Secrets of Scotland Yard" on PBS right now -- origin and early history. Seen it before, but still interesting. Explains why the name "bobbies" (also "peelies") for the police constables.
Gotta run -- minutes from now is a new mystery production on PBS Masterpiece.
'Morning Luke.....again, much of which I was not aware.

Know what you mean about doubling up birthdates with other notable dates.
P's b'day is Christmas Eve....

You 'put me on' to PBS before and I really must check it out again, seems
there are brill programmes to be had on there.

I know what I wanted to mention...I expect you are aware that 'Private Winter'
of Band of Brothers fame, has been honoured in the Queen's Birthday List.

“Scotland The Brave”

Since: Jun 06

Liverpool, UK

#35256 Jun 16, 2014
Referring to Damien Lewis...

Lewis was born in St John's Wood, London, the son of Charlotte Mary (née Bowater) and J. Watcyn Lewis, a city broker.[2][3] His paternal grandparents were Welsh.[4] His maternal grandfather was Lord Mayor of London Sir Ian Bowater and his maternal grandmother's ancestors include Lord Dawson of Penn (a doctor to the British Royal Family) and philanthropist Alfred Yarrow.[2][5] He has stated that he "went to English boarding schools and grew up around people very much like Soames and in a milieu very much like the Forsytes'".[6]

As a child, Lewis made several visits to the United States to visit relatives during his summers.[7][8] He first decided to become an actor at age 16.[3] He was educated at the independent Ashdown House School in Forest Row, East Sussex, and at Eton College. He graduated from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in 1993, after which he served as a stage actor for the Royal Shakespeare Company. During his time with the RSC, he played Borgheim in Adrian Noble's production of Henrik Ibsen's Little Eyolf and Posthumus in William Shakespeare's Cymbeline. He also starred in another of Ibsen's plays, as Karsten Bernick in Pillars of the Community at the National Theatre in November 2005.[9]

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“September”

Level 8

Since: Dec 06

Location hidden

#35257 Jun 16, 2014
eleanorigby wrote:
GRACE.
I read this only this morning, I immediately thought of you and
your love of Nature. It is part of a RSPB advert in my colour
supplement.
'If there's no home for nature'
"There will be no evening starling chatter
Nor swifts left to soar.
Tere will be no hedgehogs nestled in your garden
No woodlands to explore.
Spring will pass without a bluebell
And June without a bee
Butterflies will flounder
And the birds without a tree.
If there's no home for nature
The wonders on our doorstep will disappear
There will be no place to play
No meadows. No moorlands. No wildernesses. No adventure.
If there's no home for nature,
There will be no nature."
Like yourself, I appreciate the nature on our doorstep, we are so
blessed by the beauty of it.
That's a very nice piece El and so true..
Enjoyed it and THANKS.

We were promised blazing sunshine all this weekend
NONE of which happened:)
still nice even temps and no rain.

The little boy who was shot,
you'll be glad to hear, is recovering..in hospital.

His school class will be receiving counselling today..

The world of 2014!!!

“Scotland The Brave”

Since: Jun 06

Liverpool, UK

#35258 Jun 16, 2014
Grace Nerissa wrote:
<quoted text>
That's a very nice piece El and so true..
Enjoyed it and THANKS.
We were promised blazing sunshine all this weekend
NONE of which happened:)
still nice even temps and no rain.
The little boy who was shot,
you'll be glad to hear, is recovering..in hospital.
His school class will be receiving counselling today..
The world of 2014!!!
YW Grace....thought you would enjoy.

I wonder how the people responsible for the little boy being caught
up in the middle of their drug wars, feel about him being shot?
If they have any sort of conscience, remorse.
Terrible thing, I did make a point of finding out how he was doing
but thanks for the update Grace, to be hoped he makes a full
recovery, although no doubt it will be with him mentally forever.

Beautiful day here.....out to water the containers.

“Denny Crain”

Level 8

Since: Jan 11

Location hidden

#35259 Jun 16, 2014
eleanorigby wrote:
<quoted text>
YW Grace....thought you would enjoy.
I wonder how the people responsible for the little boy being caught
up in the middle of their drug wars, feel about him being shot?
If they have any sort of conscience, remorse.
Terrible thing, I did make a point of finding out how he was doing
but thanks for the update Grace, to be hoped he makes a full
recovery, although no doubt it will be with him mentally forever.
Beautiful day here.....out to water the containers.
Good morning El and Grace and all who visit here. It is amazing that the trolls don't come here. You must have Kings X :) The start of a beautiful morning here in Dallas

“Halloween Coming Soon !!!!”

Level 9

Since: Mar 12

.....Trick Or Treat .....

#35260 Jun 16, 2014
Good morning hope all the dads enjoyed their day..now its monday I guess the monday blues..LOL> smile anyway..enjoy...(hugs)
A TROLL NAMED SLACK

Tecumseh, MI

#35261 Jun 16, 2014
El, tell me, you don't see it or you don't want to see it?

“Scotland The Brave”

Since: Jun 06

Liverpool, UK

#35262 Jun 16, 2014
A TROLL NAMED SLACK wrote:
El, tell me, you don't see it or you don't want to see it?
Since when have you known me evade something? I don't know what it is I am
supposed to see.

“TRY TO KEEP UP”

Since: May 14

Rochester, NY

#35263 Jun 16, 2014
eleanorigby wrote:
<quoted text>
Since when have you known me evade something? I don't know what it is I am
supposed to see.
it
A TROLL NAMED SLACK

Tecumseh, MI

#35265 Jun 16, 2014
eleanorigby wrote:
<quoted text>
Since when have you known me evade something? I don't know what it is I am
supposed to see.
enjoy

“Scotland The Brave”

Since: Jun 06

Liverpool, UK

#35266 Jun 16, 2014
lol...you got me there...

Afternoon Denny.....Princess Hey..

anybody watching the World Cup matches? Watching
Germany versus Portugal here, pretty much one sided
the score is 3-1 for Germany and Portugal have one
player red carded.

“September”

Level 8

Since: Dec 06

Location hidden

#35267 Jun 16, 2014
eleanorigby wrote:
<quoted text>
Since when have you known me evade something? I don't know what it is I am
supposed to see.
I, too, would love to know what the
Mysterious IT is, LOL...

is it a kind of cat/mouse game
LIM & TALLY are playing!

well, over here they call the summer months
(for print media etc) >

THE SILLY SEASON

Lol

“Denny Crain”

Level 8

Since: Jan 11

Location hidden

#35268 Jun 16, 2014
eleanorigby wrote:
<quoted text>
'Morning Denny....not a prog I watch so cannot comment. Not a shabby salary tho'..:)
Especially for a 24 year old girl who doesn't have a degree in journalism :) We had shocking news this weekend. Louis Lerner was an executive with the IRS and she was targeting conservative groups trying to get a tax free status for their organization. The first lie put out was it was just a couple of idiots in the Ohio office. It has now been proved that it was conected to the White House using the IRS for political purposes. Learner pleaded the 5th and refused to testify. All her e mails were subpoenaed months ago but not delivered by the IRS. They now say that all her E mails for the last two years have been lost when her computer crashed. That lie is so lame! They think people don't know that all government documents are backed up so they can survive a nuclear strike or a natural disaster. This is the most corrupt administration in history. At least Nixon never destroyed the tapes nor did he use the IRS to target his enemies. 10% of the targeted conservatives have also had a tax audit

“Denny Crain”

Level 8

Since: Jan 11

Location hidden

#35269 Jun 16, 2014
Grace Nerissa wrote:
<quoted text>
I, too, would love to know what the
Mysterious IT is, LOL...
is it a kind of cat/mouse game
LIM & TALLY are playing!
well, over here they call the summer months
(for print media etc) >
THE SILLY SEASON
Lol
LOL it is like Bill Clinton saying it depends on what the meaning of is is :)

“September”

Level 8

Since: Dec 06

Location hidden

#35270 Jun 16, 2014
Denny CranesPlace wrote:
<quoted text> LOL it is like Bill Clinton saying it depends on what the meaning of is is :)
LOL
And do you remember the words...Donald Rumsfeld
uttered, when trying to explain himself;
It ended up like a tongue-twister to the
amusement of many and became
a famous saying.

I just googled it for accuracy and it came up immediately..LOL.

>>

"There are known knowns. These are things we know that we know. There are known unknowns. That is to say, there are things that we know we don't know. But there are also unknown unknowns. There are things we don't know we don't know."
Donald Rumsfeld

“Denny Crain”

Level 8

Since: Jan 11

Location hidden

#35271 Jun 16, 2014
Grace Nerissa wrote:
<quoted text>
LOL
And do you remember the words...Donald Rumsfeld
uttered, when trying to explain himself;
It ended up like a tongue-twister to the
amusement of many and became
a famous saying.
I just googled it for accuracy and it came up immediately..LOL.
>>
"There are known knowns. These are things we know that we know. There are known unknowns. That is to say, there are things that we know we don't know. But there are also unknown unknowns. There are things we don't know we don't know."
Donald Rumsfeld
Grace that actually makes a great deal of sense. The first step in solving a problem is figuring out what information you need but don't have

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