June 2013

June 2013

In this issue: General Interest Movies – Great Gatsby – Suzanne Marshall I-pod or notebook – Señor Tech Finances – All that glitters – Yann Kostic Black & White or Color TV – Kirby Vickery Nature Cherry Tomato – Tommy...
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Catrina

Catrina

By Tommy Clarkson from the June 2013 Edition (Part Two) (Having begun in last month’s issue of the Sun, this is the continuation of the amazing resurrection of a filly named Catrina – an act that came about through the...
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Sticker Shock

Sticker Shock

By Suzanne A. Marshall from the June 2013 Edition I’ve been back in my Canadian home for three weeks now. We had tried to completely miss the winter and snow by staying one week longer in Manzanillo. It should have...
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Cherry Tomato

Cherry Tomato

By Tommy Clarkson from the June 2013 Edition (Esculentum lycopersicum) Family: Solanaceae Also known as: Mexican Midgets Yes, these Cherry tomatoes are, indeed, an important part of the Ola Brisa Gardens plant family. Why you ask? Well, firstly and quite...
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Let’s Do It Over Again

Let’s Do It Over Again

By Kirby Vickery from the June 2013 Edition BLACK AND WHITE TV (Under age 40? You won’t understand.) “Good night and God bless.” You could hardly see for all the snow, Spread the rabbit ears as far as they go....
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All That Glitters Is Still Gold, but Should You Buy It?

All That Glitters Is Still Gold, but Should You Buy It?

By Yann Kostic from the June 2013 Edition Everywhere you turn these days, it seems as if someone is telling you that now is the best time to invest in gold. Should you consider it? Historically, gold has been considered...
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Tablets or Laptops? That is the question

Tablets or Laptops? That is the question

By Senior Tech from the June 2013 Edition These days we have many choices when it comes to computers. There is a choice between laptops, tablets, desktops, and cell phones; which are all computers. I am dictating this article on...
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The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby

By Suzzane Marshall from the June 2013 Edition Directed by Baz Luhrmann. With Leonardo DiCaprio, Joel Edgerton, Tobey Maguire, Carey Mulligan. This is another film with astonishing art direction. It plays like an adult fairy tale without the happy ending....
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The Cornish Pasty

The Cornish Pasty

By Freda Rumford from the June 2013 Edition Anna’s pastry (from May issue) 5 cups of AP flour 1 lb White Crisco shortening 8-10 oz Seven-up Cut shortening into flour. Pour in sufficient Seven-Up to make a damp but not...
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Cooking Around the World

Cooking Around the World

By Freda Rumford from the June 2013 Edition Patties, Pasties and Pies Every country has its peasant food that is made and enjoyed by the people from ingredients found locally, in plentiful supply and cheap. In most instances these meals...
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