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We’re Almost Metric…Just A Few More Inches To Go

The teaching of the Metric system in schools in Ireland commenced in 1970. Children of the sixties who had grown up with pints, pounds and miles were now introduced to litres, kilos and metres. It is quite likely that this … Continue reading

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Crackbird!

I ate in Jo’Burger, Rathmines, last week and wrote a post about it. I intended to include a photo of ‘Joe himself’ in the article and did a quick search for him on Google. That is how I found out … Continue reading

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Caffe di Napoli (Westland Row)

Through Twitter I won a voucher for a free pizza at any of the three branches of Caffe di Napoli.  I decided to meet my student son for lunch in the Westland Row branch.  It was chock-a-block at one o’clock when … Continue reading

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Four To The Power Of Two (a cryptic clue).

I have an addictive personality and usually find I have some little obsession on the go.  For years it was smoking which was replaced by chewing Nicorette gum which, in turn, was replaced by chewing regular gum.  In my youth I adored video … Continue reading

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