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Ruben MacDonald Shearer

Congrats to my long time friend & colleague Peggy Brunache and her beloved Andrew Shearer…Their son Ruben was born at 11:42 a.m. May 3rd, 2007 and weighed in at 6 pounds and 12 oz. …with the blood of both Raibeart Bruis (Robert the Bruce) and Fran├žois-Dominique Toussaint L’Ouverture in his veins, I’m sure he’ll rebel […]

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Tartan Army Behind Trinidad and Tobago?

My friend Peggy Brunache, now living over in Scotland, alerted me to the fact that although Scotland’s team did not make the World Cup, they will be there in force and supporting …not England…but Trinidad & Tobago–the Soca Warriors! I was, of course, immediately intrigued. What was behind this? Unity among peoples colonized by the […]

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Brunache Abroad…

Well, TJV & I have returned from a two week trip to visit the families….A long road trip to Tennessee and Southwestern Virginia. I had a good time & as I haven’t seen most of relatives in over a year…it was long overdue. At any rate, upon my return I find that one of my […]

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