On the following day, while the emperor was peacefully taking his dinner, he received the unwelcome news that the Persian commander called the Surena had unexpectedly attacked three squadrons of our scouts. Our casualties had been very slight, but a tribune had been killed and a standard captured. Furiously angry, Julian flew in person to the spot with an armed force the speed of the operation guaranteed its safety and completely routed the marauders.
Bernard Cornwell was a Brit who worked for BBC but after falling in love with an American woman moved to the US. Unfortunately he was denied US work permit and thus took up writing for a living. His first book Sharpe Eagle about the British rifleman Richard Sharpe was a success and more and more books have followed.
The commemorative 9/11 coloring book was published in August 2011, so the illustrators were sure to include the capture of Osama bin Laden as the perfect bookend to the WTC attacks. Not only are kids given the opportunity to color the gray in bin Laden’s beard (maybe the same gray as the smoke from the towers?), they’re also allowed to color his human shield a WOMAN. If you take the time to use the sharpener on the back of your coloring box, you can really capture the twinkle in her eyes.
An operation that went terribly and fatally wrong the shootings took barely 30 minutes but their impact was seismic on the fortunes of the PIRA. As a result of Bloody Sunday hundreds of young people joined the IRA, eager to seek revenge for the murders they believed the British army had committed and the cover up they were convinced had been perpetrated by Lord Widgery. Bloody Sunday gave the PIRA the biggest boost in its history..
In the time since, Sean has been fortunate to work in the region with Wausau Community Theatre, Take Steps for Crohn’s and Colitis, St. Anne’s Fest, and Girl Scouts of the Northwestern Great Lakes, among other worthwhile groups. In 2015, Sean was part of the team when Sunrise 7 was honored as Best Morning Show Small Market by the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association..
And these principles were completely abrogated in the wake of 9/11 because we assessed the threat as being so great that working within system, building communities, building up systems of law, were no longer in our interest. And I think that played into the hands of the terrorists. I think it weakened us, and I think that is the essential change that needs to take place over the course of the years to come..