Posts in category Q56: Do things happen for a reason?

Malachi – The Messenger

Malachi – The Messenger
The Whittenbury’s once made an image of Malachi out of the 2012 Olympics emblem. Curious then that Olympics 2012 Opening Ceremony captures a ‘green and pleasant land’ destroyed by the arrival of the industrial revolution – William Blake’s Dark Satanic Mills.

Country Roads

Country Roads
Earthquakes are rare in the Eastern United States. Its curious then that a 5.8 magnitude quake has struck the state of Virginia. The epicentre was in Louisa County close to Richmond, felt in 12 states and damaging national monuments in Washington DC. It’s strange because we’ve a namesake, Bill Richmond, uncrowned boxing cham [...]

The Twilight’s Last Gleaming

The Twilight’s Last Gleaming
At the opening to the Super Bowl in Texas, Christina Aguilera muddled the words of the American national anthem. Instead of singing, “O’er the ramparts we watched, were so gallantly streaming,” she belted out, “What so proudly we watched at the twilight’s last gleaming.”  It’s strange b [...]

I-Spy the Earth Emperor's Eye