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SPAIN: EATS A TREAT

SPAIN: EATS A TREAT »

10 Dec, 2017
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There’s very little people around the world don’t know about “touristic” Spain. And so I’m amazed that many visitors are still amazed that one could have quality vacation in Spain cheaply. Especially when we’re talking about eats!

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “CASTLES IN SPAIN,” 12 December 1986

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “CASTLES IN SPAIN,” 12 December 1986 »

7 Dec, 2017
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There’s another way of keeping up traditions – Christmas in a castle in Spain! Log fires crackling in the hearths of ancestral halls; firelight gleaming on the shields and armour. And to make a feast day worthy of the name, a veritable banquet laid before you with all the most typical and toothsome dishes of the region

A Second Opinion: ROMANCE vs. SEXUAL HARASSMENT

A Second Opinion: ROMANCE vs. SEXUAL HARASSMENT »

7 Dec, 2017
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"It's the age-old war between women and men, that started with Adam and Eve, who were actually made for each other"

IN SPAIN, NUNCA LLUEVE A GUSTO DE TODOS!

IN SPAIN, NUNCA LLUEVE A GUSTO DE TODOS! »

2 Dec, 2017
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Though some were glad it rained and even snowed, nothing ever happens to everyone's liking in this driest country in Europe

STATESIDE STORIES: News Summary

STATESIDE STORIES: News Summary »

27 Nov, 2017
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Lots to talk about this holiday season: USA, Saudi Arabia, Australia, Afghanistan, North Korea . . .

DEMOCRAT ORATORS, PAST & RECENT PAST

DEMOCRAT ORATORS, PAST & RECENT PAST »

26 Nov, 2017
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"I invented the Internet"

GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “The Legend of Don Juan,” 29 October 1999, Part 1  

GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “The Legend of Don Juan,” 29 October 1999, Part 1   »

23 Nov, 2017
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"Don Juan is the dashing, wanton, blasphemous libertine, first immortalized in Tirso de Molina’s play El Burlador de Sevilla of 1630, who found currency in the best of European literature since and captured the imagination, not only of the Spanish people, but of writers and musicians around the world"

GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “The Legend of Don Juan,” 29 October 1999, Part 2

GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “The Legend of Don Juan,” 29 October 1999, Part 2 »

23 Nov, 2017
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"In his memoirs, Zorilla tells us how he was told of the death of Spanish essayist Larra by a well-known literary figure, Mossard, who suggested he write something for the burial, and which could later be published. Zorilla stayed up all night to complete the work which shot him to fame and fortune. " The work was Don Juan Tenorio

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “The Legend of Don Juan,” 29 October 1999, Part 3

A GUIDEPOST REPRINT: “The Legend of Don Juan,” 29 October 1999, Part 3 »

23 Nov, 2017
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Whatever the literary origins of the legend of Don Juan may be, he certainly caught the imagination of Europe in the 17th and 18th centuries. The Italians took a pantomime version to France in 1657, and there, after attempts by Dorimund and De Villiers, it rooted in a successful version by Molíère

Healthier Lifestyles and Better Health Policies Drive Life Expectancy Gains

Healthier Lifestyles and Better Health Policies Drive Life Expectancy Gains »

20 Nov, 2017
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OECD countries have seen life expectancy increase by over 10 years since 1970 to reach an average of 80.6 years. Life expectancy is highest in Japan (83.9 years), and Spain (83 years)