On This Day

26th November 1865 – Lewis Carrroll (Charles Dodgson) published the book Alice in Wonderland (aka Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland). 1984 – US troops withdrew from the Lebanese capital, Beirut. 1987 – The Church of England’s General Synod voted by a huge majority in favour of the ordination of women priests.

Today

Alice in Wonderland celebrates her 150th birthday. We will start reading the book in the English Book Club in Second Life. Oh and it’s Thanksgiving Day in the US.  

News Round Up 130

HOW about this for a different sort of ‘big foot’!

The Daily Express says that rugby player Carl Griffiths can’t get a game for his village side because he literally has become too big for his boots.

Alice in Wonderland – Film of the Month

Alice in Wonderland Put together Johnny Depp and Tim Burton, and you’ve got to be entering a world that will reflect the crazy world invented by Lewis Carroll.  This version sees a 19-year-old Alice return to the magical world from her childhood adventure, where she reunites with her old friends and learns of her true […]