Mastering Debate

A fan of Charisma on Command, I thought I’d share this video on debate skills. Like him or hate him, Ben Shapiro is a debating hot shot and worthy of study. Whether you plan to join the debate team at school or just want better techniques for dinner table debates, this video will help you up your game.


Sepia Saturday


This week’s Sepia Saturday honors WWI veterans and I thought I would find and share photos of the war itself, not the memorials themselves.  Here’s what I found.


Source: State Library of NSW, 1918

N.B. One commenter on Flickr commenter on Flickr said that this trench (above) didn’t look authentic.


Source: State Library of NSW, 1918


Source: State Library of NSW, Flickr Commons, 1918

Battle of Menin Road. I suppose this was after the battle.


Internet Archives, Flickr Commons 1918

Belgian War Nurse in Belgium