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mark a rayner | scribblings, squibs & sundry monkey joys: How did English evolve?

Here’s a fun little video from TED about the evolution of English. This video describes the early days of English’s changes. Some of the more recent alterations are not included, such as the extensive use of pirate terms, robot machine &#82… . . . → Read More: mark a rayner | scribblings, squibs & sundry monkey joys: How did English evolve?

David Climenhaga's Alberta Diary: Why aren’t heterosexual couples from Alberta good enough for the Wildrose Party?

Happy heterosexual families from Alberta: May not be exactly as illustrated (see below).

Just the other day, Wildrose Party Leader Danielle Smith was assailing Premier Redford for not loving Alberta sufficiently, you know, ’cause she wants to change it.So if the Wildrosers love Alberta so much, how come they used a Danish family to illustrate the “family pack” advertisement on their Web page?

I mean, I wouldn’t even mention this except that some Wildrose MLAs kinda gave the government of the no-doubt now-lamented Ed Stelmach a hard time back in 2009 for using a picture of a British family

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