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Kaili Bisson

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  • The Story Behind the Song
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    The Story Behind the Song "Margaritaville" by Jimmy Buffett

    6 weeks ago

    Released in February 1977, this song by beloved American entertainer Jimmy Buffett might just be the perfect summer song. Margaritaville conjures up images of a tropical paradise where "booze in the blender" seems to be the perfect recipe for passing the day away.

  • Woodstock Performers: Jimi Hendrix
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    Woodstock Performers: Jimi Hendrix

    7 weeks ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. The 10th and final act on Day 3, which had actually become Day 4 due to massive delays throughout the festival, was Jimi Hendrix. Hendrix was the last act at Woodstock.

  • Woodstock Performers: Sha Na Na
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    Woodstock Performers: Sha Na Na

    7 weeks ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. The second last act was Sha Na Na. They hit the stage just after 7:30 a.m. on what was the unofficial Day 4 of the festival.

  • Woodstock Performers: Paul Butterfield Blues Band
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    Woodstock Performers: Paul Butterfield Blues Band

    7 weeks ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. Paul Butterfield was the fourth act on the final, unofficial Day 4 of the festival.

  • Woodstock Performers: Crosby, Stills & Nash (and Young)
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    Woodstock Performers: Crosby, Stills & Nash (and Young)

    2 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. The seventh act on Day 3, which was now well into Day 4, was Crosby, Stills & Nash. Neil Young had just been added to the lineup, making Woodstock the first gig ever for CSN&Y.

  • The Story Behind the Song
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    The Story Behind the Song "Soul Man" by Sam & Dave

    6 days ago

    Sam & Dave were an American duo famous for their R&B and soul-infused hits. One of their top hits was a song called "Soul Man," which was released in September 1967. Have you ever thought that you heard the name "Woodstock" in the lyrics to "Soul Man?" You weren't imagining it.

  • Woodstock Performers: Blood, Sweat & Tears
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    Woodstock Performers: Blood, Sweat & Tears

    7 weeks ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. The sixth act on Day 3 was Blood, Sweat & Tears. They were already huge, so it was no surprise they were booked. BS&T hit the stage at 1:30 a.m., the unofficial Day 4 of the fest.

  • Woodstock Performers: Johnny Winter
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    Woodstock Performers: Johnny Winter

    3 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. The fifth act on Day 3 was blues guitar great, Johnny Winter. Johnny's brother Edgar Winter was In the band at that time, and the brothers played a blistering set

  • Woodstock Performers: The Band
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    Woodstock Performers: The Band

    3 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. The fourth act on Day 3 was The Band. Already veterans of the music scene, this great roots-rock outfit was a perfect fit for the Woodstock festival.

  • Woodstock Performers: Ten Years After
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    Woodstock Performers: Ten Years After

    3 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. The third act on Day 3 was Ten Years After. Their set was plagued by technical challenges, but the last song of their set made stars of Alvin Lee and Ten Years After.

  • Woodstock Performers: Country Joe & The Fish
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    Woodstock Performers: Country Joe & The Fish

    3 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. The second act on Day 3 was Country Joe & The Fish. Joe Cocker had just finished his set about 3:30 p.m. when the skies had opened up, causing yet another delay.

  • Woodstock Performers: Joe Cocker
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    Woodstock Performers: Joe Cocker

    4 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. The first official act on Day 3 was the mad Englishman, Joe Cocker. Jefferson Airplane had finished their set just after 08:00 a.m., allowing the crowd to finally get some shuteye.

  • Woodstock Performers: Jefferson Airplane
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    Woodstock Performers: Jefferson Airplane

    4 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. The 14th and final act on Day 2 was Jefferson Airplane. Day 2 was so long, Grace Slick and company actually began their set at 7:00 a.m. on the Sunday of the festival.

  • Woodstock Performers: The Who
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    Woodstock Performers: The Who

    4 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. The 13th act on Day 2 was British band The Who. Day 2 was so long, The Who's set actually began at 5:00 a.m. on the Sunday of the festival, right after Sly & The Family Stone.

  • Woodstock Performers: Sly and the Family Stone
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    Woodstock Performers: Sly and the Family Stone

    4 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. Day 2 at Woodstock meant the rock acts were up, and the 12th act to appear on Saturday (actually Sunday a.m.) was funk-rock band, Sly and the Family Stone.

  • Woodstock Performers: Janis Joplin
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    Woodstock Performers: Janis Joplin

    4 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. Day 2 at Woodstock meant the rock acts were up, and the 11th act to appear on Saturday (actually Sunday a.m.) was already a legend. "The Queen of Psychedelic Soul," Janis Joplin.

  • Woodstock Performers: Creedence Clearwater Revival
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    Woodstock Performers: Creedence Clearwater Revival

    3 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. Day 2 at Woodstock meant the rock bands were up, and the tenth act to appear at Woodstock on what was now Sunday was Creedence Clearwater Revival. It was classic swamp-rock.

  • Woodstock Performers: Grateful Dead
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    Woodstock Performers: Grateful Dead

    4 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. The ninth act on Day 2 was California band the Grateful Dead. Their set, including a long-drawn-out version of "Turn On Your Lovelight," finally ended around midnight.

  • Woodstock Performers: Mountain
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    Woodstock Performers: Mountain

    5 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. The eighth act on Day 2 was another band with a big frontman, Leslie West. That band was Mountain.

  • Woodstock Performers: Canned Heat
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    Woodstock Performers: Canned Heat

    3 months ago

    This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. Day 2 at Woodstock meant the rock bands were up, and the seventh act to appear at Woodstock on Saturday August 16, 1969 was Canned Heat.

  • The Story Behind the Song
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    The Story Behind the Song "I Want It That Way" by Backstreet Boys

    5 months ago

    Ever wondered who wrote "I Want It That Way?" What the lyrics mean? When it was first recorded? Read on for the answers to these and other questions. Oh, and maybe a tidbit or two about Backstreet Boys as well.

  • Woodstock Performers: The Incredible String Band
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    Woodstock Performers: The Incredible String Band

    5 months ago

    This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. Day 2 at Woodstock meant the rock bands were up, but The Incredible String Band, who were supposed to appear on Day 1, had been rescheduled due to rain and ended up being the sixth act to perform on August 16, 1969.

  • Woodstock Performers: Keef Hartley Band
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    Woodstock Performers: Keef Hartley Band

    5 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. Day 2 at Woodstock meant the rock bands were up, and the fifth act to appear at Woodstock on Saturday August 16, 1969 was the Keef Hartley Band, named for their powerhouse drummer.

  • Woodstock Performers: John Sebastian
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    Woodstock Performers: John Sebastian

    3 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. John Sebastian was the fourth artist to appear onstage at Woodstock on August 16, 1969, right after Santana. He sang one of the sweetest versions ever of "Darling Be Home Soon."

  • Woodstock Performers: Santana
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    Woodstock Performers: Santana

    3 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. Day 2 at Woodstock meant the rock bands were up, and the third act to appear at Woodstock on Saturday August 16, 1969 was Santana. Relatively unknown, Santana was a festival hit.

  • Woodstock Performers: Country Joe McDonald
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    Woodstock Performers: Country Joe McDonald

    5 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. Day 2 at Woodstock meant the rock bands were up, and the second artist to appear on Saturday August 16, 1969 was Country Joe McDonald. He also performed with The Fish on Day 3.

  • The Story Behind the Song
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    The Story Behind the Song "Telstar" by The Tornados

    6 months ago

    "Telstar" is an instrumental song released in 1962 by the English group The Tornados. It was futuristic and fun, and was written and produced by Joe Meek.

  • Woodstock Performers: Quill
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    Woodstock Performers: Quill

    6 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. Day 2 at Woodstock meant the rock bands were up, and the first band to perform on Saturday August 16, 1969 was Boston-based Quill.

  • Woodstock Performers: Joan Baez
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    Woodstock Performers: Joan Baez

    5 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. The eighth and final performer on the opening day of the festival was Joan Baez, who joked that her's would be a sunrise set. She performed 14 songs, including "We Shall Overcome."

  • Woodstock Performers: Arlo Guthrie
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    Woodstock Performers: Arlo Guthrie

    6 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. The seventh performer on the opening day of the festival was Arlo Guthrie, the man who gave us "Coming Into Los Angeles."

  • Woodstock Performers: Melanie
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    Woodstock Performers: Melanie

    5 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. The sixth performer on the opening day of the festival was Melanie Safka, who filled in when the Incredible String Band refused to play in the rain.

  • Woodstock Performers: Ravi Shankar
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    Woodstock Performers: Ravi Shankar

    3 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. The fifth performer on the opening day of the festival was Ravi Shankar, who played through a downpour. Pandit Ravi Shankar was a true Master of the sitar.

  • Woodstock Performers: Tim Hardin
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    Woodstock Performers: Tim Hardin

    3 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. The fourth performer on the opening day of the festival was Tim Hardin. Tim was a talented lyricist, and was the artist who wrote "If I Were a Carpenter."

  • Woodstock Performers: Bert Sommer
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    Woodstock Performers: Bert Sommer

    6 days ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. The third performer on the opening day of the festival was Bert Sommer.

  • Woodstock Performers: Sweetwater
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    Woodstock Performers: Sweetwater

    3 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at the Woodstock festival August 15-18, 1969. The first act on opening day was supposed to be Sweetwater, but when they got stuck in traffic, Richie Havens stepped in, and Sweetwater had to settle for second.

  • Woodstock Performers: Richie Havens
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    Woodstock Performers: Richie Havens

    3 months ago

    Ever wonder who played at Woodstock? This series highlights the artists who performed at Woodstock August 15-18, 1969. Day 1 of the festival was devoted to folk and acoustic acts, and the very first performer on the opening day of Woodstock was Richie Havens.

  • The Story Behind the Song
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    The Story Behind the Song "Woodstock" by Joni Mitchell

    3 months ago

    Woodstock was a music festival that ran from August 15-18, 1969. Both Woodstock and Yasgur's farm are celebrated in this song usually associated with Crosby, Stills & Nash. The song was actually written by Joni Mitchell.

  • The Story Behind the Song
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    The Story Behind the Song "Blame It on the Bossa Nova" by Eydie Gormé

    7 months ago

    "Blame It on the Bossa Nova" was a hit for Eydie Gormé in 1963. This catchy pop tune is a song about bossa nova music or, according to the lyrics, the "dance of love."

  • The Story Behind the Song
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    The Story Behind the Song "Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me" by Mel Carter

    5 months ago

    The tune "Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me" was "our song" for so many couples through the 50s and into the 60s. Mel Carter's version of this beautiful love song is the one that comes to mind when I hear the title, but there were other versions as well.

  • The Story Behind the Song
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    The Story Behind the Song "Unchained Melody" by The Righteous Brothers

    6 months ago

    One of the most beloved of all slow dance songs, "Unchained Melody" by The Righteous Brothers actually had a very unlikely start for a love song.

  • The Story Behind the Song
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    The Story Behind the Song "The Loco-Motion" by Little Eva

    18 months ago

    Probably the most famous '60s nanny after Mary Poppins, Eva Boyd, or Little Eva as she became known, rocketed to fame in 1962 with the catchy, danceable tune "The Loco-Motion".

  • The Story Behind the Song
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    The Story Behind the Song "Ode to Billie Joe" by Bobbie Gentry

    5 months ago

    Released in July 1967, "Ode to Billy Joe," by Bobbie Gentry, is a song about a young man who jumps off the Tallahatchie Bridge. The song reached the top of the US charts in August 1967.

  • Savory Sirloin and Roasted Garlic Stew
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    Savory Sirloin and Roasted Garlic Stew

    19 months ago

    Here is a recipe for beef stew that takes this dish from everyday to classic. This easy recipe has step-by-step directions and photos for cooking this rich, savory stew. The addition of red wine and tawny port means this isn't anything like the stew your Grandma made.

  • WWI Battles: Vimy Ridge April 9-12, 1917
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    WWI Battles: Vimy Ridge April 9-12, 1917

    12 months ago

    Vimy is considered to be a shining moment in Canadian history. With the four Divisions of the Canadian Corps fighting together, Vimy Ridge was about to change hands for the very last time in WWI.

  • The Story Behind the Song
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    The Story Behind the Song "Three Little Fishies"

    9 months ago

    Do you recall singing the song Three Little Fishies? I loved this song as a kid, and wanted to know more about how this wonderful children's song came to be.

  • Nutella Muffins
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    Nutella Muffins

    2 years ago

    This easy Nutella Muffin recipe will have your kids screaming for more. Made using cake mix and filled with Nutella...you won't believe the aroma in your kitchen when they are baking.

  • The Best Scalloped Potatoes Ever
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    The Best Scalloped Potatoes Ever

    2 years ago

    Scalloped potatoes might just be the best comfort food you can make. This easy and delicious recipe has a bit of a twist...definitely not your Mother's scalloped potatoes!

  • Grilled Peppers With Pesto and Pernod
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    Grilled Peppers With Pesto and Pernod

    6 months ago

    Get the bbq out! This easy and delicious recipe for grilled peppers will have your guests yelling for more. Made with pesto sauce and Pernod, and the olive oil from these peppers is great for dipping.

  • Gord Downie and The Tragically Hip
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    Gord Downie and The Tragically Hip

    8 months ago

    Canadians awoke to hear that their beloved Gordon Downie, frontman for The Tragically Hip, was diagnosed back in December 2015 with terminal brain cancer.

  • How to Cook the Most Delicious BBQ Pork Tenderloin
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    How to Cook the Most Delicious BBQ Pork Tenderloin

    6 months ago

    Wondering how to cook pork tenderloin? This recipe has step-by-step directions and photos for cooking the best bbq pork tenderloin you will ever eat. Recipes can also be used to cook it in the oven.

  • Things You May or May Not Know About Leonard Cohen
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    Things You May or May Not Know About Leonard Cohen

    9 months ago

    Leonard Cohen is a beloved Canadian poet and songwriter whose songs often touch on religion and relationships. Here are some things you may not know about Leonard Cohen.

  • Things You May or May Not Know About Iggy Pop
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    Things You May or May Not Know About Iggy Pop

    5 months ago

    Who is this crazy man? Iggy Pop is one wild child. Louder than loud, a man with a real lust for life. Here are some things you may not know about Iggy Pop.

  • The Story Behind the Song
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    The Story Behind the Song "Puff the Magic Dragon" by Peter, Paul and Mary

    5 months ago

    This beloved folk song about a little boy and his imaginary dragon named Puff was released by the folk trio Peter, Paul and Mary in 1963. The song was written by Leonard Lipton, whose inspiration for the song came from the poem "The Tale of Custard the Dragon."

  • The Sukiyaki Song and Its Connection to Japan Airlines Flight 123
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    The Sukiyaki Song and Its Connection to Japan Airlines Flight 123

    5 months ago

    This is the story about an AM radio hit song from 1963 called "Sukiyaki" that reached the top of the Billboard charts that year. This sad song has a connection to one of the worst air disasters ever.

  • Things You May or May Not Know About Alice Cooper
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    Things You May or May Not Know About Alice Cooper

    5 months ago

    Who is the man behind the band? Alice Cooper is a man who just wants to entertain you. And with a new tour in the works, here are some things you may not know about Alice Cooper.

  • The Only BBQ Ribs Recipe You Will Ever Need
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    The Only BBQ Ribs Recipe You Will Ever Need

    6 months ago

    Looking for a new ribs recipe? Look no further. This easy recipe for bbq ribs is your ticket to tender, juicy, perfect ribs every time.

  • Best Dry Rub Recipe for BBQ Fish
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    Best Dry Rub Recipe for BBQ Fish

    9 months ago

    This easy dry rub recipe is great for all your bbq fish and is especially good with salmon and arctic char. Get ready for summer bbq season and perfect grilled fish.

  • Fabulous Steak Tartare Recipe
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    Fabulous Steak Tartare Recipe

    2 years ago

    Looking for an appetizer recipe that will wow your guests? Give this easy and delicious Steak Tartare recipe a try.

  • WWI Battles - Battle of Festubert May 15th-25th, 1915
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    WWI Battles - Battle of Festubert May 15th-25th, 1915

    6 months ago

    Festubert was a relatively short but bloody battle that took place from May 15th-25th, 1915 in the Ypres salient. In the end, less than a kilometer was gained by the Allies. A more fruitless battle in the entire war would be hard to identify.

  • Lobster Recipes - Easy Lobster with Ginger and Green Onion
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    Lobster Recipes - Easy Lobster with Ginger and Green Onion

    3 years ago

    If you are looking for new lobster recipe ideas you have found one. This one uses ginger and green onion and is chinese style - cooked in a wok. Easy to prepare even as a weeknight meal.

  • How the Sinking of the Lusitania Impacted WW1
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    How the Sinking of the Lusitania Impacted WW1

    2 years ago

    The RMS Lusitania was struck by a torpedo and sunk by a German U-boat May 7th, 1915. This event helped sway American public opinion and proved to be a catalyst for the entry of the US into WW1.

  • WW1 Battles—The Disastrous Gallipoli Campaign, 1915-1916
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    WW1 Battles—The Disastrous Gallipoli Campaign, 1915-1916

    2 years ago

    The Gallipoli Campaign was one of the worst Allied disasters in WW1. Also known as the Battle of Gallipoli, it took place on the Gallipoli Peninsula and resulted in over 220,000 Allied casualties.

  • How the Ottoman Empire Entered WWI—Prelude to the Gallipoli Campaign
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    How the Ottoman Empire Entered WWI—Prelude to the Gallipoli Campaign

    2 years ago

    The Gallipoli Campaign had at its root the long-standing European and Russian ambitions in the area, and a snub by Britain that Turkey could simply not forgive. Who would Turkey side with?

  • WW1 Battles—Second Battle of Ypres April 22nd-May 25th, 1915
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    WW1 Battles—Second Battle of Ypres April 22nd-May 25th, 1915

    18 months ago

    On April 22nd, 1915, Germany unleashed a new and terrible weapon on the Western Front. The Second Battle of Ypres saw the first mass use of chlorine gas in WW1, with devastating results.

  • Baked Sweet Potato Wedges
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    Baked Sweet Potato Wedges

    8 weeks ago

    This sweet potato recipe is super easy to make. Serve them as a snack while watching the big game, or as a side dish with dinner.

  • The Real Story of Winnie the Pooh
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    The Real Story of Winnie the Pooh

    9 months ago

    Winnie The Pooh is a beloved storybook bear who had her origins in WW1. She traveled overseas with the Canadian Forces and retired to the London Zoo, where she inspired the character Winnie the Pooh.

  • WW1 Battles - Battle of Tannenberg August 26th-30th, 1914
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    WW1 Battles - Battle of Tannenberg August 26th-30th, 1914

    2 years ago

    The Battle of Tannenberg on the Eastern Front involved the Russian Second Army and the German Eighth Army. The battle ran from August 26-30, 1914, and was one of the most devastating of WW1 battles.

  • August 20th, 1914
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    August 20th, 1914

    9 months ago

    The twentieth of August was a pivotal day in WWI. Let’s have a look at headlines and the reality of the war on that day.

  • The British Expeditionary Force in World War I
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    The British Expeditionary Force in World War I

    6 weeks ago

    When Britain declared war on Germany on August 4th, 1914, she was woefully unprepared to field the number of troops that would be required to face the German army.

  • Brave Belgium: The Battle of Liège August 5, 1914
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    Brave Belgium: The Battle of Liège August 5, 1914

    18 months ago

    Belgium’s neutrality was guaranteed in perpetuity under a treaty signed in 1839. Germany had issued an ultimatum, and Belgium had refused. Belgium was now facing a formidable foe.

  • France's WW1 Plan XVII
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    France's WW1 Plan XVII

    5 years ago

    Germany wasn't the only country that had been planning for the next war. The French also had their own Plan XVII which they mounted against the German forces in WW1.

  • The British Empire in WWI
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    The British Empire in WWI

    2 months ago

    When Britain declared war on Germany August 4th, 1914, her vast empire fell quickly into line. One by one, the British colonies swore to join Britain in the fight.

  • Britain Declares War on Germany WWI
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    Britain Declares War on Germany WWI

    6 weeks ago

    Britain, Russia and France had watched with trepidation while things played out between Austria and Serbia, while Germany had its own plans in mind. Britain was pulled into WWI on August 4th, 1914.

  • Schlieffen Plan
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    Schlieffen Plan

    2 months ago

    The Schlieffen Plan was devised by Germany and laid out the tactics for waging war with France. Originally developed in 1905, Germany unleashed this plan on France in 1914.

  • The Aftermath of the Assassination of Franz Ferdinand
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    The Aftermath of the Assassination of Franz Ferdinand

    13 months ago

    Franz Ferdinand's assassination had dire consequences. WW1 began on July 28th, 1914 when Austria declared war on Serbia. More declarations of war were followed over the next week.

  • Causes of WWI
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    Causes of WWI

    9 months ago

    An Austro-Hungarian empire rife with tension, an Ottoman Empire in its final days, and the assassination of an Archduke all played a part in sending the world to war. Read about the causes of WW1.

  • The Nanking Cargo
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    The Nanking Cargo

    5 months ago

    Nanking Cargo is the name given to a hoard of porcelain recovered from the South China Sea in 1985. This is the story of that porcelain and the ship that carried it to the ocean's floor.

  • Puff Pastry Pinwheels
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    Puff Pastry Pinwheels

    21 months ago

    Who doesn’t love puff pastry? Keep it frozen on hand and you’ll never be without the makings of wonderful appetizers that you can prepare in no time when company is coming.

  • How to Clean a Ski Jacket
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    How to Clean a Ski Jacket

    5 years ago

    This article provides information on how to properly clean ski clothing. Keeping your ski jacket and pants clean will prolong their life and help keep you warm and dry on the slopes.

  • The Christmas Truce of 1914
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    The Christmas Truce of 1914

    6 months ago

    The Christmas Truce of 1914 happened at the dawn of WWI. The German and British forces put down their guns along parts of the Western Front and celebrated Christmas. These unofficial ceasefires saw enemies exchange small gifts and even sing Christmas carols together.

  • Potato Leek Soup or Vichyssoise
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    Potato Leek Soup or Vichyssoise

    3 years ago

    This versatile Potato Leek Soup makes a great winter warmer or a meal in a bowl during the summer months. Rich and thick, this vichyssoise soup is a French classic. Serve it hot or cold.

  • Ginger-Roasted Salmon With Pinot Noir Sauce
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    Ginger-Roasted Salmon With Pinot Noir Sauce

    2 years ago

    Red wine and fish? Yes! The ginger and peppercorns in this salmon recipe make this a fish dish that stands up to even the biggest Pinot Noirs.

  • What Is a Five and Dime?
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    What Is a Five and Dime?

    7 months ago

    The lunch counter in the local Woolworths used to be a place where you could go and get good food for a good price. But these wonderful little five and dime stores offered so much more.

  • Best Restaurant in Old Montreal
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    Best Restaurant in Old Montreal

    18 months ago

    XO restaurant in Old Montreal offers imaginative dishes and a wonderful fine dining experience. Situated in the St. James Hotel in Old Montréal, the XO is definitely worth a visit.

  • Request for Proposal (RFP)
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    Request for Proposal (RFP)

    5 years ago

    What is a Request for Proposals? This article provides a definition and provides tips on how to outline an RFP response.

  • Yoga Poses That Help With Shoulder Posture
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    Yoga Poses That Help With Shoulder Posture

    2 years ago

    This article provides step-by-step instructions and video for doing yoga poses for shoulders. These poses will help loosen stiff shoulders, improve rounded shoulders, and correct posture.

  • Downtown Toronto
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    Downtown Toronto

    15 months ago

    Toronto is a bustling city with diverse neighborhoods to explore. The Annex, Chinatown, and Kensington Market are just a few of the cool neighborhoods in downtown Toronto you won't want to miss.

  • Boursin-stuffed Salmon with Roasted Red Pepper Sauce
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    Boursin-stuffed Salmon with Roasted Red Pepper Sauce

    3 years ago

    Looking for something different? This salmon recipe is easy to prepare and will make you feel like a Cordon Bleu chef. Salmon with Boursin and Roasted Red Pepper Sauce.

  • Signs of Arthritis in Dogs
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    Signs of Arthritis in Dogs

    2 months ago

    Joint pain in dogs often has the same causes and treatments as our own. Learn what will help senior dogs with arthritis and how to recognize the signs of arthritis in dogs.

  • How to Develop Interpersonal Skills
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    How to Develop Interpersonal Skills

    9 months ago

    Interpersonal skills – also called people skills or social skills – are not just about communication skills, but also touch on our ability to make decisions, solve problems and manage stress.

  • Tomato Avocado Salad
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