Robert Burns was advised by a friend not to write in Scottish verse

Robert Burns was advised by a friend not to write in Scottish verse because London readers wouldn’t understand it Robert Burns was advised by Dr John Moore in 1787 not to write in Scots Told him in letter to ‘deal more sparingly for the future in the Provincial Dialect’ Burns refused and may even have […]

Moment pervert is snared by paedophile hunters outside shopping centre

Moment pervert, 54, who travelled 250 miles to meet ’14-year-old girl’ for sex is snared by paedophile hunters outside shopping centre Lawrence Simms, 54, had been talking to the ‘girl’ on Facebook messenger  The pervert from Devon arranged to meet the ‘teenager’ in Hanley, Staffordshire Simms, was confronted by a vigilante group and arrested by […]

Robot funded by US military successfully runs 5K

More On: robots Robotic police dogs: Useful hounds or dehumanizing machines? Robot that can ‘read emotions’ keeps getting fired from jobs Smart foam material gives robotic hand the ability to self-repair Learn crypto, coding or robotics with these $20 eLearning bundles Students at Oregon State University created a bipedal robot that used machine learning to […]

Georgia Boy Scouts scammed by fake Airbnb in Florida

Good thing they’re always prepared. A great deal in Florida turned out to be too good to be true for a couple of Boy Scout troops. Georgia Scout Leader Scott Mulkey booked two homes in the Florida Keys via Airbnb for troops 5506 and 506 from northeast Georgia so he and the 23 boys could […]

New parents save THOUSANDS by renovating £298k first home themselves

GAS engineer Daniel Wells is saving thousands renovating his first home by doing the work himself – and roping in family and friends for some DIY help. Daniel, 30, and his partner Emilie Campbell, 20, bought their three-bed home in April this year for £298,000 – just four weeks after having their daughter, Wolfie. The […]

LeBron James distraught by concerning Kyrie Irving injury

More On: brooklyn nets The Nets may be in trouble The Nets just lost another member of the Big 3 Nets get boost with injury return for Game 4 Nets veteran’s approach to guarding the Greek Freak LeBron James is concerned about the health of his former title-winning teammate. The Lakers star tweeted his prayers […]