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Myth-Adventure: The True Story of Captain Kidd

The following is an article from Uncle John’s Supremely Satisfying Bathroom Reader. Here at the BRI,  we’re huge fans of Richard Zak’s books. They’re great bathroom reading. He has a new book coming out: The Pirate Hunter-The True Story of Captain Kidd. Here’s a teaser from his masterpiece, An Underground Education. WORKIN’ FOR THE MAN While the popular [...]

Most luxurious bus stop in Britain

In honour of the World Cup, Britain’s most luxurious bus stop has been given a football-themed makeover.Kitted out with a sofa, cushions, a TV, a phone and flowers, the shelter attracts thousands of tourists every year – and even boasts a hot snacks stand.Its latest design follows a Valentine’s Day love-nest look and a winter [...]