Canadian Invasion November 12th 2012 A flurry of pixelated confetti and an awkward bing bong ding dong sound I wasn't familiar with...the countdown on my computer had finally reached zero after weeks of anticipation!
But alas, poor weather conditions made me wait one more excruciatingly long day for Theodoric's arrival. My favorite Newfoundlander finally arrived on a very rainy Halloween, greeted by a very frazzled ... read more
Europe » Italy » Lazio » Rome Italy became a nation-state in 1861 when the city-states of the peninsula, along with Sardinia and Sicily, were united under King Victor EMMANUEL II. An era of parliamentary government came to a close in the early 1920s when Benito MUSSOLINI establis... ... read more