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    No Monty Python fans? I'm getting old... Re the question, I think I've heard "Colonial Era" furniture? Also architectural style. Not related to a pipeline though, just sounded odd.
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    So you wanted all the benefits, sanitation, the medicine, education, wine, public order, irrigation, roads, a fresh water system, and public health. Didn't want to pay the taxes though?
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    I'm surprised by the title "Colonial Pipeline" that has been in the news recently/ Would have thought use of "Colonial" would be historically deprecated?
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    Updates James Webb Space Telescope updates

    James Webb Space Telescope's golden mirror in final test https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-57078657
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    Updates NASA OSIRIS-REx New Frontiers Mission Updates

    Nasa's Osiris-Rex started its two-and-a-half-year return journey from Bennu on Monday at 16:16 EDT (21:16 GMT). https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-57065381
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    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-57011695
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    Seventy years ago today. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-56908183
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    Formula One Grand Prix 2021.

    "Lewis Hamilton took a 100th career pole position by edging out Red Bull's Max Verstappen in qualifying at the Spanish Grand Prix. Hamilton's Mercedes was just 0.036 seconds faster than Verstappen, who was in turn 0.096secs ahead of the second Mercedes of Valtteri Bottas. Ferrari's Charles...
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    Formula One Grand Prix 2021.

    Spanish Grand Prix Circuit de Catalunya, Barcelona 07 MAY - 09 MAY "Lewis Hamilton leads Mercedes one-two in second practice" https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/formula1/57024096
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    News COVID-19 pandemic

    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-beds-bucks-herts-57023017
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    Rely on our tabloids to draw the big picture: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-the-papers-57017308 At least they didn't mention Agincourt.
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    France/UK war narrowly evaded. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-57011376 4th Cod War avoided, not sure who won. Was Iceland last time x 3 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cod_Wars
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    Never seen Star Wars, though I've heard the characters names of course. Guess he crashed?
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    Flying Marines: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-56979994
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    Formula One Grand Prix 2021.

    Portuguese Grand Prix Algarve International Circuit, PortimaoAlgarve International Circuit, Portimao 30th April to 2nd May 30 APR - 02 MAY Valtteri Bottas butted in on the Lewis Hamilton-Max Verstappen show in qualifying at the Portuguese Grand Prix, adding a new dynamic to the unfolding...
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    74 year old Buffalo found, not in North America. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-lincolnshire-56944032 Didn't realise these were the Amphtrack of Pacific campaign. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Landing_Vehicle_Tracked
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    News Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins dies at 90

    Michael Collins - one of the three crew members of the first manned mission to the Moon, Apollo 11 in 1969 - has died aged 90, his family say. He died on Wednesday after "a valiant battle with cancer. He spent his final days peacefully, with his family by his side". Collins had stayed in lunar...
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    Space Shuttle Simulator

    What a generous and kind offer kuddel, well done.
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