Monthly Archives: March 2011

Highest Waterfall In A Kayak: 189 Ft. [VIDEO]

World Record  Kayak highest water  fall, near Lacrosse Washington, at Palouse Falls.  Someone tried to kayak over Niagara’s Horseshoe Falls some years ago but didn’t make it.  Check it out…this is amazing (thanks to Lily Stanners, West Village Communications for the link):

Highest Waterfall In A Kayak: 189 Ft. [VIDEO].

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Florida pastor oversees Quran burning – USA TODAY

Another LOW point in the name of Christianity.  Our country has become a society lacking patience, tolerance, understanding and wisdom.  Is this the sort of behavior one would expect from people who “love God with all their heart, soul, mind and strength”?

Florida pastor oversees Quran burning – USATODAY.com.

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A Birthday “4 Seasons”…

Born on this date, Antonio Vivaldi (1678 – 1741) aka il Prete Rosso (the Red Priest – he had red hair), a priest, virtuoso violinist and a baroque composer best known for “The Four Seasons”.

A portrait of Antonio Vivaldi in 1725

 

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UB professor to enter Inventors Hall of Fame – City of Buffalo – The Buffalo News

UB professor to enter Inventors Hall of Fame – City of Buffalo – The Buffalo News.

 

 

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Happy Birthday to 2 great musicians…

Today’s birthdays:  Glenn Miller (1904-1944) and Frederic Chopin (1810-1849)

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