Pasternak

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Boris Pasternak was born on the 10th of February, 1890. He was a Russian poet, novelist and literary translator. Boris Pasternak’s most famous novel was titled ‘Doctor Zhivago’.

One of my favorite poems that Pasternak wrote is ‘Winter Sky’.

Winter Sky

Ice-chips plucked whole from...

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Bridge on the River Kwai

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The Bridge on the River Kwai was film released in 1957. Set during World War II, the film depicts a group of British prisoners of war being held by the Japanese.

After the group arrives at the camp, the Japanese commanders and a British officer argue over whether or not laws allow for manual...

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Kerouac

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Jack Kerouac was born on March 12, 1922 in Lowell, Massachusetts. He was the youngest of three children, but his older brother died of rheumatic fever at the age of nine.

When Kerouac was six years old, two years after his brother had died, he gave his first Sacrament of Confession. He’s...

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Startup Weekend - Boyink’s Take

This was my 3rd Startup Weekend, and it appears that I require a full two years to recover from the experience as my first one was in 2010, and the second in 2012.

So - why Columbia, SC in 2014?

I’d love to say we did a bunch of research around the hottest tech scenes in the country,...

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