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Memes R Us
2 days ago2d

Posted by Heather2367
Use the bell!
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World Music
3 days ago3d

Posted by Marionville
When The Boat Comes In...... One of my grandfathers was from Gateshead in the northeast of England, which is on the southern side of the river Tyne opposite Newcastle on the northern bank, and connected by the Tyne Bridge. He had a very strong ...
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Music Fans
4 days ago4d

Posted by Marionville
It’s that time on this Friday afternoon for my teatime treat...today I’ve chosen Lola Lennox featuring mum Annie with the BBC Concert Orchestra. - We’re On Our Way Now.
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Just for Laughs
1 week ago1w

Posted by Moravian
Do all religious people lack a sense of humour ? On a facebook debate about BBC religious programmes someone wrote " Muscular atheists are worse than religious zealots". I asked "are muscular atheists people who go to the gym instead of church on a ...
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CLASSIC ROCK RULES
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by Marionville
Ronnie Wood revealed in the weekend newspapers that he’s fighting cancer for a second time...let’s send him our best wishes and listen to this one from him - on Later with Jules Holland on BBC, a couple of years ago. He is joined by Irish R &B...
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by 273kelvin
I am not completely sure that you can access this BBC archive on your side of the pond. However, on the off/good chance that it might be possible, here is one of the greatest essayists of the post-war era - Alistair Cooke with a letter from America. ...
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News & Links
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by snytiger6
LINKThe Church of England’s Racism Problems Were Laid Bare in a BBC Program | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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World Music
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by Marionville
Yesterday it was announced that Egyptian Soprano Fatma Said has been awarded BBC Music Magazine’s newcomer of the year award for her album El Nour...brava to her, and bravo to the BBC for their good taste! Here she is singing with the Berlin Music...
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Music Fans
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by Marionville
Tonight as my bedtime post I’ve chosen this one from an Egyptian soprano I’m really impressed by, and who has just a day or two ago been awarded BBC Music Magazine - Album of the Year, Newcomer Award. Here in a live recording session she ...
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UK Atheists & Agnostics
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by Marionville
You’ve gotta love Adrian Dunbar’s “Tedisms” from Line of Duty.....must see viewing on BBC 1 on Sunday nights, it’s now in series six. If you haven’t already watched it I suggest you get catching up, but watch all series starting at ...
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Music Fans
1 month ago1m

Posted by phxbillcee
A few from a very missed singer... Sandy Denny - Crazy Lady Blues Sandy Denny: Who Knows Where the Time Goes? BBC John Peel Sessions Crazy Man Michael - Fairport Convention
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News & Links
1 month ago1m

Posted by snytiger6
LINKGay couple that adopted a baby they found in the subway tells their heartwarming story / LGBTQ Nation
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CLASSICAL, OPERA and CROSSOVER
1 month ago1m

Posted by rogerbenham
Let's have fun! A sing along Mary Poppins Medley to celebrate its 50th anniversary | Proms - BBC
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Academic (e.g., Science)
1 month ago1m

Posted by HankHunter13
LINKJesus Was A Buddhist Monk (BBC Documentary) - YouTube
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News & Links
1 month ago1m

Posted by barjoe
LINKJordan's Prince Hamzah bin Hussein 'under house arrest' BBC
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Philosophy & Meaning
1 month ago1m

Posted by JustLuAnn
Beautiful. Absolutely beautiful.
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Oddities and Anomalies
1 month ago1m

Posted by ZantiMisfit
The Spaghetti Harvest, Aired by BBC News on April 1 1957 🍝😂
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This Day In History
1 month ago1m

Posted by altschmerz
🃏 April Fools! 🃏 April 1, 1996 As part of an April Fool's day joke, Taco Bell takes out ads in seven leading newspapers announcing they had purchased the Liberty Bell to "reduce the country's debt" and had renamed it the ...
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50s +
Mar 21Mar 21

Posted by Austin-Cambridge
As a child in the UK we only had one TV channel, BBC (The British Broadcasting Corporation) sometime later came ITV (Independent Television) they had adverts and many different programs to BBC. My father was very strict and did not approve of the ...
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News & Links
Mar 15Mar 15

Posted by Petter
Discovering WW1 tunnel of death hidden in France for a century By Hugh Schofield BBC News, Paris Not since the 1970s has there been such an important discovery from the Great War in France. In woods on a ridge not far from the city ...
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World Music
Mar 10Mar 10

Posted by Marionville
Today I’m taking you on a tour of the South Pacific Islands with video footage from BBC Documentary “South Pacific - Ocean of Volcanoes and Strange Islands”. The music accompanying it is by two composers from the diametrically opposite point ...
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Out Of The Illusion
Feb 24Feb 24

Posted by FrayedBear
Talk about pots calling kettles black?
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General & Hellos
Feb 24Feb 24

Posted by FrayedBear
So you hate RT and Russian influence in your elections?
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Out Of The Illusion
Feb 23Feb 23

Posted by William_Mary
BBC's upcoming White Helmets ‘documentary’ gears up to be a character assassination of those who challenge Syria war narratives The BBC is preparing an attack against journalists, former diplomats, academics and scientists who challenge the ...
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Out Of The Illusion
Feb 22Feb 22

Posted by William_Mary
Reuters, BBC, and Bellingcat participated in covert UK Foreign Office-funded programs to “weaken Russia,” leaked docs reveal The leaked materials show the Thomson Reuters Foundation and BBC Media Action participating in a covert information ...
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News & Links
Feb 11Feb 11

Posted by FearlessFly
BBC World News barred from airing in China British television channel BBC World News was barred on Friday from airing in China, a week after Britain’s media regulator revoked Chinese state television’s licence to broadcast in the United Kingdom....
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
Feb 11Feb 11

Posted by sassygirl3869
Hi Everyone! Happy Thursday! So frustrated trying to get covid vacine appointment. This am I spent 45 minutes on hold on the CVS site. It refreshes every 30 seconds so they ask you to hold and wait......When I was led to booking an appointment-all ...
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General & Hellos
Feb 9Feb 9

Posted by St-Sinner
BBC has listed 5 revelations from the Capitol Riot on January 6th. 1. Ties to right-wing extremist groups were few 2. More rioters came from 'Biden counties' than 'Trump counties' 3. The crowd was not young 4. Many of ...
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Sunset, Sea, Coffee and Me
Feb 2Feb 2

Posted by Boomtarat03
A man with the golden tongue.
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Silly, Random & Fun
Jan 29Jan 29

Posted by snytiger6
LINKWelcome to the Private Police | A Bit of Fry and Laurie | BBC - YouTube
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World Music
Jan 29Jan 29

Posted by Marionville
I’m posting something from S4C TV Channel today...it is a Welsh language channel, so there is no translation or subtitles. However the first song is called Ar Lan Y Mor (Down By The Sea) and the second song is You Raise Me Up sung in Welsh. The ...
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aussie sceptics
Jan 27Jan 27

Posted by powder
Aussie story covered by BBC
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Music Fans
Jan 22Jan 22

Posted by Marionville
Time for me to say goodnight again...and tonight I’m doing it in style with a song from The Pet Shop Boys with Beverley Knight, live in Hyde Park with the BBC in 2019. - What Have I Done To Deserve This ?
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Atheists for Liberty
Jan 22Jan 22

Posted by atheistsliberty
"Critical race theory, like other critical ­theories—postcolonialism or queer ­theory, for example—is self-certifying. Its basic claims, for example, that racism is systemic or that being non-racist is impossible, are not conclusions drawn from...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Jan 20Jan 20

Posted by girlwithsmiles
LINKWhy Do the Brits Call the U.K. ‘Blighty’? | Anglophenia | BBC America
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Silly, Random & Fun
Jan 19Jan 19

Posted by EarnestEccentric
Slow motion footage of a live ejection seat test in flight from a Martin-Baker test aircraft:
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Trump Pinata
Jan 19Jan 19

Posted by Moravian
Ken Khachigan Former speechwriter for President Reagan I saw this guy being interviewed on BBC news this morning. He was asked if you he thought Trumps legacy would be positive or negative and he started listing all the positive aspects of Trump's ...
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CLASSIC ROCK RULES
Jan 18Jan 18

Posted by Dhiltong
Journey - Feeling That Way
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World Music
Jan 18Jan 18

Posted by Marionville
The BBC Proms featured this series of concerts inspired by the BBC One natural history documentary Human Planet, at the Royal Albert Hall in London in 2011. Musicians from a number of diverse and far flung corners of the world were accompanied by ...
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Music Fans
Jan 15Jan 15

Posted by Marionville
I’m watching a programme on BBC Scotland about that great Scots musician/songwriter Gerry Rafferty, how sad it was that his demons got him in the end...but his music lives on. Here as my last post tonight is. - Night Owl.
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All Things Asia
Jan 11Jan 11

Posted by ZantiMisfit
China's Harbin Ice Festival and the work that goes into building an Ice City! (link from BBC)
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Music Fans
Jan 9Jan 9

Posted by Marionville
My teatime treat today is a rarity...it’s a cover of the Depeche Mode song. - A Question Of Lust. a-ha were studio guests on BBC Radio 2 in 2009 and this song was requested by listeners in a phone-in and is being performed live on air. a-ha ...
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General & Hellos
Jan 4Jan 4

Posted by bobwjr
LINKSecretary's of defense said don't aid Trump
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General & Hellos
Jan 2Jan 2

Posted by FrayedBear
Have you progressed beyond lust in your quest to understand beauty?
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General & Hellos
Jan 1Jan 1

Posted by St-Sinner
This is Biden on a BBC news piece today. Don't you think he took too much collagen?
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General & Hellos
Dec 24, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Surfpirate
A Xmas Ghost Story - The Shepherd every Xmas Eve the CBC Radio 1 airs this ghost story told by Alan Maitland. Enjoy
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General & Hellos
Dec 22, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by AnonySchmoose
LINKBest family Christmas party games to play on video calls - BBC Science Focus Magazine
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News & Links
Dec 19, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by TimeOutForMe
I only read about this about two years ago. I had no idea human beings were being put through such torture. "Gay conversion therapy: Hundreds of religious leaders call for ban - BBC News"
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General & Hellos
Dec 16, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Petter
An interesting BBC video on recycling clothing on an industrial scale.
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Music, Movies & Books
Dec 10, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Fred_Snerd
Hanson - Where's The Love
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COVID-19
Dec 9, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by TimeOutForMe
Durban Professor develops first anti-covid-19 drug treatment. ...as opposed to a vaccine.
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Trump Pinata
Dec 8, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by MikeInBatonRouge
Melania unveils new White House tennis pavilion, ...now,. ....during the pandemic surge. Because of course she does. Melania Trump presents new WH tennis pavilion amid pandemic
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World Music
Dec 7, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Marionville
Apparatjik - which means “agent of the apparatus” is a multi-national supergroup consisting of three musicians from top European & British bands ....Jonas Bjerre of Mew, Guy Berryman of Coldplay and Magne Furuholmen of a-ha, combined with ...
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Out Of The Illusion
Dec 6, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by William_Mary
A new BBC podcast, “Mayday,” uses smears, gaping omissions, leaps of logic, and factual errors in a desperate attempt to repair the image of late White Helmets founder James Le Mesurier, and discredit the OPCW inspectors who challenged a ...
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Taboo Island Atlantis
Dec 5, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by WilliamCharles
You can have a little if you let yourself be. Donivan - Happiness Runs, live BBC
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Music Fans
Dec 4, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Marionville
My teatime treat today is actually a very selfish post....an indulgence if you like....a reward to myself because it’s been a dark, cold, thoroughly miserable fekkin’ day, and I deserve to see and hear this acoustic live performance of Take On ...
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Health & Happiness
Dec 3, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Petter
Here we have graphs (taken from the BBC) tracing the development of Covid-19 in the USA. This pandemic has been a casualty of American "Trumpian" politics! For comparison, look at the graph for Spain where mask wearing is mandatory, All bars and...
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Music Fans
Dec 3, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Petter
Remember the BBC TV period drama, The Onedin Line? The title theme featured the music of yet another Soviet composer, An Armenian from Georgia, actually. It was the Adaggio from Khachaturian's ballet, Spartacus. A hauntingly beautiful ...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Dec 2, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by AnonySchmoose
LINKDo lions purr? - BBC Science Focus Magazine
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Dec 2, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by AnonySchmoose
LINKHow many stars are in the Milky Way? - BBC Science Focus Magazine
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Dec 2, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by AnonySchmoose
LINKHow did Mars lose its atmosphere? - BBC Science Focus Magazine
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Movie Lovers
Dec 2, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by 273kelvin
Uncle - Netflix and some YouTube If you are looking for a binge-worthy comedy (and who isn't) then I can heartily recommend this. Kind of "Uncle Buck the musical" with a bit of Jack Black humour thrown in. It has to be one of the best shows to come ...
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Jazz, Blues, Funk, Soul, Reggae, Dance, Punk, Alternative, Rock and Roll.
Nov 22, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by prestonw1243
SONNY STITT & PAUL GONSALVES. PERDIDO. Producer: Bob Thiele, Piano: Hank Jones: Bass Guitar: Milt Hinton Drums: Osie Johnson Composer: Juan Tizol
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Music Fans
Nov 22, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Marionville
Hi all...I’m posting my last one early tonight as I’m going to chat by Zoom with Lisa (SassyGirl) and others shortly. This is another really phenomenal singer from Norway called Susanne Sundfor who is singing the Scott Walker song The Amorous ...
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General & Hellos
Nov 19, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Hages
LINKFrance's Macron issues 'Republican values' ultimatum to Muslim leaders - BBC : atheism
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Posts
Nov 14, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Mcflewster
"In the beginning was the word " was a mis-translation in Genesis from the Greek . It should have been "In the beginning was the conversation" . So that was the basic thing where a few people of power started the idea of God. Thank Darwin ...
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Politics
Nov 7, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Petter
It must be official! Even the BBC now have Biden with 273 projected votes in the Electoral College. Think I'll go out for a night on the town! Oh damn! We're in Covid lockdown. Pass the moonshine!!
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Nov 6, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by AnonySchmoose
LINKMarine cultivation technology opening the door to the rich sources of clean energy in our oceans - BBC Science Focus Magazine
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Nov 6, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by AnonySchmoose
LINKWild ideas in science: Mushrooms could save the world - BBC Science Focus Magazine
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Nov 6, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by AnonySchmoose
LINKAirbus reveals zero-emission hydrogen plane concepts - BBC Science Focus Magazine
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Nov 6, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by AnonySchmoose
LINKWhat is a red-lipped batfish? - BBC Science Focus Magazine
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Music Fans
Nov 5, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Marionville
Time for a teatime treat again at 5pm here...so today I’ve chosen Elle Henderson’s cover of a great James Bay song....Hold Back The River, live at the BBC.
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Music Fans
Nov 3, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Marionville
I usually post my bedtime post at this time of the night...however I’m staying up tonight watching BBC coverage of the US election...and am caught up in the excitement of the night! There is a long way to go before any real feel of who’s won ...
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Politics
Oct 30, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Hages
LINKWhy was Jeremy Corbyn suspended from the Labour Party?
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Family & Parenting
Oct 29, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Green_Soldier71
LINKWhy everyone in Japan is talking about this dad - BBC News - YouTube
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General & Hellos
Oct 28, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Hages
LINKPoland abortion ruling sparks 'women's strike.’ A strike is underway in Poland by women opposed to a court ruling that introduced a near total ban on abortion in the mainly Catholic country. Damn right, Poland! When your religion fucks with our ...
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Health & Happiness
Oct 27, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Petter
Europe's daily Covid deaths rose by nearly 40% compared with the previous week, the World Health Organization (WHO) has told the BBC. WHO spokeswoman Dr Margaret Harris said France, Spain, the UK, the Netherlands and Russia accounted for the ...
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General & Hellos
Oct 27, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Hages
LINKProtesters stormed churches in Poland over new abortion restrictions. Activists entered churches, confronted priests and chanted during mass, defying precedent in the predominantly Catholic country. : atheism
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Photography
Oct 27, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Petter
This is a link to beautiful daily photographs submitted to the BBC by members of the public. These are the photos for 26th October.
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Music Fans
Oct 26, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Marionville
Good morning ...another Monday dawns, and I thought, at the present in this world of doom and gloom what we needed was a saviour ....and who better than Annie Lennox - I Saved The World Today. Live with the London Symphony Orchestra , 2009. ...
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News & Links
Oct 19, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Dyl1983
Trump about Fauci: "I don't want to hurt him. He's been here for about 350 years."
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Politics
Oct 19, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Bigtank9401
For those interested on what they want to do... At least, What they say they are gonna do... BBC News - US election 2020: What are Trump's and Biden's policies?
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Health & Happiness
Oct 9, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Petter
Two interesting charts on Covid-19 from the BBC web site.
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CLASSICAL, OPERA and CROSSOVER
Oct 4, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Marionville
I’m currently watching the 2020 Summer Night Concert from Vienna’s Schonbrunn Palace which is being televised on BBC 4. However, for those of you who can’t access BBC ...here is a trailer and the actual full concert which has been posted on ...
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General & Hellos
Oct 3, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by St-Sinner
We don't want anybody to die here but none of these are good people. (That's me saying) BBC gives news =
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News & Links
Oct 3, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Petter
Just read this on the BBC web site"s live update feed. "A tweet by Biden's wife Jill today contains just two words: "One month"" Yep. Today is the third of Octobrr. Why wait? As she points out in another tweet, you can vote already.
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UK Atheists & Agnostics
Oct 2, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Petter
Here's a foretaste of the coming BBC / ITV revival of the brilliant 1980s TV satire show, "Spitting Image". It will be available on Britbox for UK and USA viewers. Unfortunately, I live in Spain.
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Trump Pinata
Oct 2, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
LINKCoronavirus: Donald Trump and Melania test positive - BBC News
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Politics
Oct 1, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Petter
Great news! The BBC, in partnership with ITV has announced that starting Saturday it will be stteaming a new series of its 1990s hit programme, "Spitting Image". This was a political satire programme that superbly parodied and maxe fun of ...
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Politics
Oct 1, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Petter
The BBC web site's fact checks on claims made during the Trump/Biden debate:-
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Nudists & Naturists
Sep 29, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKCrowdScience - Why am I embarrassed to be naked? - BBC Sounds
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General & Hellos
Sep 27, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Petter
An interesting history on Trump and his stance on abortion, courtesy of the BBC. <iframe width="400" height="500" frameborder="0" src=""></iframe>
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General & Hellos
Sep 26, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Amzungu
LINKSir David Attenborough breaks Jennifer Aniston's Instagram record - BBC News
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News & Links
Sep 24, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Petter
Reality check from the BBC on the US economy under Trump.
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News & Links
Sep 20, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKFinCEN Files: All you need to know about the documents leak - BBC News
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General & Hellos
Sep 20, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Amzungu
LINKRicin: Letter containing poison addressed to Trump at White House - BBC News
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Sep 20, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Hages
LINKSocial Darwinism (In Our Time) - YouTube
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