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Here there be random stuff, mostly geeky, some food pics, and some cats. Oh, and Bollywood! I almost forgot Bollywood!! :-)>

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Uncommon Dubai in stock at Kinokuniya Dubai Mall. With entries by me & thirty of the UAE’s best writers.  (at Book World By Kinokuniya مكتبة كينوكونيا)

Uncommon Dubai in stock at Kinokuniya Dubai Mall. With entries by me & thirty of the UAE’s best writers. (at Book World By Kinokuniya مكتبة كينوكونيا)

beelzeburg:

This is… not any less creepy in daylight

"Do you realize that all great literature is all about what a bummer it is to be a human being? Isn’t it such a relief to have somebody say that?"
— Kurt Vonnegut (via the22ndpilot)

miss-lisasworld:

We found that amazing second hand bookshop in Wimbledon.! Just a short walk away from the station! (:

Wenn da einige von euch in der Nähe sein solltet, dann geht da rein und schaut euch um! Denn ich habe da 4 Bücher für 6 Pfund bekommen!!! 4 epische Bücher! :D keine Ahnung, wie ich die dann wieder heim kriegen soll, aber das ist es mir wert <3


Quite possibly the best/worst fortune cookie fortune ever.

Quite possibly the best/worst fortune cookie fortune ever.

ghostmancain:

silver-jet:

Fencing, Scottish style

I laugh every time I see this.

ghostmancain:

silver-jet:

Fencing, Scottish style

I laugh every time I see this.

odditiesoflife:

Puzzlewood Magical Forest — The Real Middle Earth

Puzzlewood is a unique and enchanting place, located in the beautiful and historic Forest of Dean in Gloucestershire, England. There is more than a mile of meandering pathways through Puzzlewood and over 14 acres of ancient woodland. It has an atmosphere quite unlike any other wood. The magical forest is one of the most stunning in the world and it’s easy to see why it’s been used as a filming location for Merlin and Dr. Who. It is no wonder that JRR Tolkien is reputed to have taken his inspiration for the fabled forests of Middle Earth from Puzzlewood. 

In Puzzlewood you will find strange rock formations, secret caves and ancient trees. The geological features here are known locally as scowles. The scowles originated through the erosion of natural underground cave systems formed in limestone many millions of years ago. Uplift and erosion caused the cave system to become exposed at the surface. This was then exploited by Iron Age settlers through to Roman times for the extraction of iron ore.

Evidence of Roman occupation of the area is supported by the discovery of a hoard of over 3,000 Roman coins from the 3rd Century which were found in the scowles of Puzzlewood. Once the Romans left, nature reclaimed the old workings with moss and trees, to create the unique landscape. The historical use soon became forgotten, and the folklore of “Puzzlewood” began.

In the early 1800s, a local landowner laid down a mile of pathways which meandered through the trees and gulleys to open up this ancient forest originally for the amusement of his friends and children. In the early 1900s, Puzzlewood opened to the public. Since then it is has remained essentially unchanged with the same stunning pathways and bridges as in earlier times, but with the addition of a variety of animals and visitor facilities.

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king-of-roses:

The Austrian National Library (Osterreichische Nationalbibliothek.) Established in the 18th century as the Hof-Bibliothek and situated in the Hofburg Palace in Vienna, birthplace of Marie Antoinette, it is one of if not the most beautiful libraries in the world.

bukkkake:

bukkkake:

My Lvl 1 Rattata taking down a Lvl 50 Garchomp in just two moves!


LMFAOOOO

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