Monthly Archives: December 2012

Mankind’s Oldest Technology

Unveiled today – and at last people are looking up from their iphones and their feet, and enjoying something that surprises them.  You don’t get this from television or iphones – only from the human hand and eye: mankind’s oldest … Continue reading

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A Very Happy Christmas!

Wishing all readers a very happy Christmas and New Year! And here’s a story I read yesterday that explains better than anything the transcendent influence of shared traditions: A previously-unseen letter which describes the legendary football match of the Christmas … Continue reading

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