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Archive for June 13th, 2017

A ‘Telling Off’ From Mater

In his 1970s/80s children’s TV show Record Breakers, the amiable late entertainer Roy Castle closed the show with a song telling viewers of the dedication required to attain world records. If memory serves me correct, the first few lines of the lyrics taught the younger brood ‘Dedication, dedication, dedication. That’s what you need. If you want to be the best. If you want to beat the rest, dedication’s what you need……’ A catchy […]

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