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    History, anything goes, including pictures

    1797 – Andre-Jacques Garnerin makes the first recorded parachute jump from one thousand metres above Paris. Andre-Jacques Garnerin (1769–1823) was a balloonist and the inventor of the frameless parachute. He was appointed Official Aeronaut of France. French balloonist Andre-Jacques Garnerin...
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    News photos of the day

    Former US Secretary of State Colin Powell dies of COVID-19 complications His family announced his death in a statement posted to Facebook. "He was fully vaccinated," they said. "We want to thank the medical staff at Walter Reed National Medical Center for their caring treatment. He was such...
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    Making your own "boursin" cheese spread

    :love: Yum.
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    What are you doing today?

    Lazy Sunday Lounge lady ... down under.
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    Arguing With a Woman

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    How messy is your vehicle?

    I keep the inside of my car rubbish free, outside OK as it's always kept in the garage. Best not to leave cars outside here in Australia as the sun is so ferocious, not to mention the heat in summer. Even many shopping centre car parks are undercover or have shade sails. Wonder where this...
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    What kind of things do you keep for sentimental reasons?

    I keep very few items for sentimental reasons but I do treasure My Three Bears pictured below. On the right, the scruffy-loved-to-death bear I was given in 1948 wearing his 1998 Australian Bicentennial badge, in the middle is Willy the Koala given to me by a student in my class when his dad had...
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    tennis player, Roger Federer's career is over

    Roger Federer is one of my favourite sportspeople ... such a brilliant career and so much dignified sportsmanship over the years.
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    Lotsa' Dots & Spots

    Dot art paintings are now internationally recognised as unique and integral to Australian Aboriginal Art. Each design often tells a story.
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    Science Fiction Inspirations...

    :ROFLMAO: Google knows.
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    more vaccinated than unvaccinated Britons are now dying from the coronavirus

    All the best Hollydolly ... I read the UK news each day and am staggered by the COVID numbers Vs the "casual" behaviour of the general public. Just don't understand it.
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    I love anything and everything blue & white.

    Beautiful pics ... thank you PamfromTx and others.