Category Archives: Sandcastles

The (Not Really Syrian) Refugee/ Immigrant Crisis, ISIS, Paris Attacks, Turkey’s Days And Russia

©Renee  2015 Well…  This is bordering on insanity…You know that things are pretty bad around Thanksgiving TURKEY when on the heels of the Benghazi hearings and Paris terrorist attacks you read so many other, different, dirty connections. As the world … Continue reading

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There’s Something About… American Iron Works CEO Savvas Savopoulos Murdered With Part Of His Family

The murderer(s) took 40k in cash and left (his) DNA on eaten pizza that was delivered to this family house: http://www.wusa9.com/story/news/local/2015/05/20/savopoulis-10-year-old-boy-tortured-before-murders-and-fire-in-dc/27643991/ Next: http://observer.com/2015/05/stringer-wrings-1-million-from-city-contractor-for-underpaid-immigrant-workers/ Comptroller Scott Stringer today handed out checks totaling more than $900,000 to 33 mostly Guyanese immigrant workers—the proceeds … Continue reading

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There’s Something About…Canary Warf Stories

Sir Thomas Sutherland “P and O”. Caricature by Ape published inVanity Fair in 1887. Sir Thomas Sutherland, GCMG (Chinese: 蘇石蘭, 1834 – 1 January 1922) was a Scottish banker andLiberal Party politician. He founded The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation … Continue reading

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There’s Something About…Sinclair

©Renee  2015 http://www.nytimes.com/2005/11/02/politics/03royals-list.html?pagewanted=print&_r=0 Guest List for the Dinner in Honor of Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall The following is the guest list for the dinner and after-dinner entertainment, as provided by the White House.The President and Mrs. BushHis … Continue reading

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That Thing Of Theirs (Part 1) The Grand Opening

©Renee  2015 Her bathroom was so elegant. Blocked glass windows behind her oval tub sparkled bright, white light below the jeweled swags. Large, antique tapestries lined the walls in pastels that she could see behind her while at her vanity … Continue reading

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Chas(e)ing Freeborn Dunham Bells And Vietnam With A Side Order Of Oily Davis

©Renee  2014 https://thesandymonocle.wordpress.com/2014/10/26/traces-of-royal-lineage-games-hawaii-connections/ From the post at the link above, we continue here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/B%E1%BA%A3o_%C4%90%E1%BA%A1i http://records.ancestry.com/lillie_b_freeborn_records.ashx?pid=67769970 Hannah Dunham Chase Barrows (1823 – 1901) – Find A Grave Memorial Birth: Aug. 16, 1823 Carver Plymouth County Massachusetts, USA Death: Nov. 15, 1901 … Continue reading

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Dalhousies, Magic, Spies And Liddell Things

Let’s take a stroll. Let’s look at The Cambridge Spy ring, Guy Liddell, the OTO and Crowley as well as Samuel Liddell MacGreggor Mathers. We can also touch on Malcolm Little (Malcolm X) and his connections as well. And do not … Continue reading

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