Daily Archives: 11/02/2024

Exposition of 2nd Corinthians Chapter 4 by Richard Sibbes (1577 – 1635)

Consider this treatise as posthumous. The notes were taken from his mouth by the pen of a ready writer, and a person of note and integrity, whose design is not to forge a piece under the author’s name. The very … Continue reading

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Short Strain of Music from the Orchestra, A by Thomas Moore (1779 – 1852)

LibriVox volunteers bring you 14 recordings of A Short Strain of Music from the Orchestra by Thomas Moore. This was the Weekly Poetry project for February 4, 2024. —— [1]”A certain Spaniard, one night late, met an Indian woman in … Continue reading

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Scherzinger leads winners at WhatsOnStage Awards

A monochrome and minimalist production of Sunset Boulevard shines at the theatre awards ceremony. Post Views: 1

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My Thoughts To-Night by Rosanna Eleanor Leprohon (1829 – 1879)

LibriVox volunteers bring you 13 recordings of My Thoughts To-Night by Rosanna Eleanor Leprohonr. This was the Fortnightly Poetry project for January 28, 2024. —— Five of Leprohon’s poems were included in Edward Hartley’s 1864 anthology, Selections from Canadian Poets. … Continue reading

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UK journalist says Malaysia sentence is ‘political revenge’

Clare Rewcastle Brown claims her defamation conviction is linked to her work on the 1MDB corruption scandal. Post Views: 4

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Ralph Fiennes: theatre prices ‘worryingly high’

Fleabag star Andrew Scott also aired concerns around an affordability “problem” in the industry. Post Views: 2

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Audiences have gone ‘soft’ – Ralph Fiennes

The impact of theatre should be that you’re shocked, the actor says of trigger warnings. Post Views: 3

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HAMAS terms for truce with Israel

HAMAS has proposed a three step plan to make a truce, release all the hostages in exchange for Palestinian prisoners, with the aim being to agree on peace by the end of this. This puts the hardest part at the … Continue reading

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Dilemma in Radah, Gaza

* Refugees [in Gaza] crammed into the border city [of Radah] face a terrifying choice: stay for the expected attack, or flee back north through a war zone.* Post Views: 2

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Sovereign overreach, UK

The UK plans to make it a crime to wear a mask at a protest. Always more repression in the UK. Post Views: 5

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Head of UNRWA capitulates

The head of UNRWA says he fired employees that Israel accused of aiding HAMAS without having evidence that they really did so. Post Views: 4

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Urgent: protect free speech on campus

US citizens: call on your U.S. Senators and Representative to protect free speech on campus. If you phone, please spread the word! Main Switchboard: +1-202-224-3121 Post Views: 6

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I’d be an eejit not to enjoy Oscars – Cillian Murphy

Star tells Desert Island Discs he has struggled with spotlight, but will aim to enjoy Academy Awards. Post Views: 5

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The planespotter angering Taylor Swift and Elon Musk

Jack Sweeney’s social media accounts track private planes. Some owners – like Taylor Swift – do not like it. Post Views: 6

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Former child soldier’s sculptures exhibited in London

One of Uganda’s best sculptors, Peter Oloya, has used art to overcome his childhood abduction. Post Views: 5

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