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Abroad

You are all abroad.Wide of the mark; not at home with the subject. Abroad, in all directions. “An elm displays her dusky arms abroad.” —Dryden. Source: Dictionary …

Schoolmaster Abroad

(The). Lord Brougham said, in a speech (Jan. 29, 1828) on the general diffusion of education, and of intelligence arising therefrom, “Let the soldier be abroad, if he will; he can do …

A Safe Trip Abroad

The U.S. Department of State offers the following tips for safe travel abroad: Dress conservatively. Thieves often target tourists, so avoid wearing anything that will make you stand out, a…

Fantastic Fablesby Ambrose Bierce

The Policeman and the Citizen Two Politicians The Writer and the Tramps AN Ambitious Writer, distinguished for the condition of his linen, was travelling the high road to fame, when he…

Fantastic Fables

153 155 The Writer and the Tramps AN Ambitious Writer, distinguished for the condition of his linen, was travelling the high road to fame, when he met a Tramp. "What is the matter wit…

Disney Movies

Introduction 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next by Beth Rowen Lady and the Tramp (1955) Disney's canine caper-romance broke new ground for the studio on…

Fantastic Fablesby Ambrose Bierce

A Causeway The Witch's Steed Two in Trouble MEETING a fat and patriotic Statesman on his way to Washington to beseech the President for an office, an idle Tramp accosted him and begge…

Fantastic Fables

54 56 Two in Trouble MEETING a fat and patriotic Statesman on his way to Washington to beseech the President for an office, an idle Tramp accosted him and begged twenty-five cents with …

Modern Times (1936)

Director: Charlie ChaplinCast: Charlie Chaplin and Paulette Goddard As with Metropolis, this film centers on a fear of a mechanized world but with Chaplin's winning humanity — and even a…

Peggy Lee

Name at birth: Norma EgstromAfter getting her big break as a singer with Benny Goodman's band, Peggy Lee went on to a career that mixed jazz and pop singing with movie and TV stardom. At the height o…