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21 December 2016 - JAMES COTTON - BLUES MASTER

JAMES COTTON- BLUES MASTER -G'day folks,Welcome to the life of a blues master. James Henry Cotton is an American blues harmonica player, singer and songwriter, who has performed and recorded with many of the great blues artists of his time and with...
by clancy tucker's blog on Dec 20, 2016

20 December 2016 - GREAT ONE-LINERS

GREAT ONE-LINERSG'day folks,Here are some interesting one-liners to make you think and smile. ·         How do you get off a non-stop flight?·         How do you write...
by clancy tucker's blog on Dec 19, 2016

19 December 2016 - WHAT WAS THE SUEZ CRISIS?

WHAT WAS THE SUEZ CRISIS?G'day folks,The Suez Canal is an artificial sea-level waterway in Egypt, connecting the Mediterranean Sea to the Red Sea through the Isthmus of Suez. It was constructed by the Suez Canal Company between 1859 and 1869. Howe...
by clancy tucker's blog on Dec 18, 2016

18 December 2016 - COMMON GRAMMAR MISTAKES

COMMON GRAMMAR MISTAKESG'day folks,None of us are perfect in the English language. I often see mistakes, especially spelling mistakes on advertisements, and on TV. Here are a few that might help, courtesy of Jon Gingerich. Who and Whom This one opens...
by clancy tucker's blog on Dec 17, 2016

17 December 2016 - RY COODER

RY COODERG'day folks,Welcome to the world of Ry Cooder. Ryland Peter "Ry" Cooder is an American musician, songwriter, film score composer, and record producer.  There’s a good chance you own an album containing contributions from this journey...
by clancy tucker's blog on Dec 16, 2016

16 December 2016 - MOVING PICTURES

MOVING PICTURESG'day folks,Yep, time to buckle up and look carefully at these moving pictures.Clancy's comment: There are some special ones here. The teardrops on the girl's face is powerful.I'm ...
by clancy tucker's blog on Dec 15, 2016

15 December 2016 - DIFFICULT WORDS TO SPELL

DIFFICULT WORDS TO SPELLG'day folks,Here are some words you might find difficult to spell. Of course, not everyone spells these words wrong – but lots of people do! Let’s take a look at a few words that are always putting our spelling to the test...
by clancy tucker's blog on Dec 14, 2016

14 December 2016 - TOP QUOTES

TOP QUOTESG'day folks,Here are some more great quotes to think about. Many could easily relate to any of us following creative pursuits.Clancy's comment: Mm ... Many of these are worth reading ... And acting upon.I'm ...
by clancy tucker's blog on Dec 13, 2016

13 December 2016 - TONY ALLEN - AFROBEAT

TONY ALLEN- AFROBEAT -G'day folks,Tony Oladipo Allen is a Nigerian drummer, composer and songwriter who currently lives and works in Paris. Nigeria of the late ‘60s was bursting with musical invention and political resistance. At the center of this...
by clancy tucker's blog on Dec 12, 2016

12 December 2016 - PELICANS

PELICANSG'day folks,Welcome to some of the biggest birds I've ever photographed. Pelicans are a genus of large water birds that makes up the family Pelecanidae. They are characterised by a long beak and a large throat pouch used for catching prey a...
by clancy tucker's blog on Dec 11, 2016

11 December 2016 - MOTHER NATURE

MOTHER NATUREG'day folks,Time to check out some of the marvellous things in nature that photographers get to see up close and personal. Clancy's comment: Staggeringly magnificent, eh?I'm ...
by clancy tucker's blog on Dec 10, 2016

10 December 2016 - Words Ending In -able or –ible

Words Ending In -able or –ibleG'day folks,Here are a few tips on some troublesome words.  These endings are found in adjectives that usually mean ‘able to be …’. For example:available: able to be used or obtainedaudible: able to be heard...
by clancy tucker's blog on Dec 9, 2016

Watch The ‘SuperMansion: War On Christmas’ Holiday Special

SuperMansion: War On Christmas, an original holiday special for the stop-motion animated series starring the voice talent of Bryan Cranston, premieres online today at Crackle, Sony’s streaming network. Joining Cranston in the voice cast for the hol...
by Geeks of Doom on Dec 8, 2016

9 December 2016 - ANSEL ADAMS - PHOTOGRAPHER

ANSEL ADAMS - PHOTOGRAPHER -G'day folks,Welcome to the life of a famous photographer. Ansel Easton Adams was an American photographer and environmentalist. His black-and-white landscape photographs of the American West, especially Yosemite Nat...
by clancy tucker's blog on Dec 8, 2016

8 December 2016 - THE FIRST U.S. DRIVER'S LICENSE

THE FIRST U.S. DRIVER’S LICENSEG'day folks,Welcome to some facts about the first U.S Driver's license.  In 1886, German inventor Karl Benz patented what is generally regarded as the first modern car. Less than two decades later, in 1903, Massa...
by clancy tucker's blog on Dec 7, 2016

7 December 2016 - CHARLES AZNAVOUR

CHARLES AZNAVOURG'day folks,Welcome to some background on Charles Aznavour - singer, songwriter, actor, public activist and diplomat. Aznavour is known for his unique tenor voice: clear and ringing in its upper reaches, with gravelly and profound l...
by clancy tucker's blog on Dec 6, 2016

6 December 2016 - BRITISH SLANG

BRITISH SLANGG'day folks,Welcome to some British slang.  Smart - When we say someone is smart, we are talking about the way they are dressed - you might say they look sharp. When you say someone is smart you are talking about how intelligent or...
by clancy tucker's blog on Dec 5, 2016

Barbara Tucker - Beautiful People

Barbara Tucker - Beautiful People ...

4 December 2016 - CHARLIE SHEEN

CHARLIE SHEENG'day folks,Welcome to the life of a wild boy. Carlos Irwin Estévez, known professionally as Charlie Sheen, is an American actor. Sheen rose to fame after a series of successful films such as Platoon, Wall Street, Young Guns, Eight Me...
by clancy tucker's blog on Dec 3, 2016

3 December 2016 - AUTHOR QUOTES

AUTHOR QUOTESG'day folks,Welcome to some wise words from authors. Clancy's comment: Yep, a review would be nice, but don't forget to thank the reviewer.I'm ...
by clancy tucker's blog on Dec 2, 2016


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