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Slip gloss

...Austrian' is a language; America is '20 centuries' old; Arabic is spoken in Afghanistan. He's called the Falkland Islands (Malvinas) the Maldives, and declared it would be 'unprecedented' for the Supreme Court to invalidate a law passed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-08-10/slip-gloss
Former British prime minister will not be remembered as a sports fan

...Britain's soccer teams to pull out of the 1982 World Cup after the U.K. went to war with Argentina over the Falkland Islands.Though neither England, Scotland nor Northern Ireland were due to play in the same group as Argentina, there...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-04-08/former-british-prime-minister-wil
Good Shepherd's bells to remember Trafalgar

...Australia, South Africa, Ireland, Britain and North America and end at the Stanley Christ Church Cathedral in the Falkland Islands. Two conductors and five change ringers will take part in Augusta's 15-minute tribute Friday at 11 a.m. Reach...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/20/met_13690.shtml
Metro
Britain prepares major force for possible Iraq war

...deployed about 50,000 troops to that war. In 1982, it deployed fewer than 30,000 to drive Argentina from the Falkland Islands. The British military has a reputation for being highly trained and very effective in combat. It has a close working...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/25/ira_366437.shtml
XXX Iraq
Pentagon takes first steps toward retaliation with 'Operation Infinite Justice'

...Defense Ministry says it is Britain's largest naval deployment since the country's 1982 war with Argentina over the Falkland Islands. The U.S. defense officials who discussed Wednesday's aircraft deployment order said no planes had yet moved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/09/19/nat_321162.shtml
National
Sub rescue concerns area sailors

...Falklands," he said, referring to the 1982 conflict between the South American country and Great Britain over the Falkland Islands. "Just knowing that one sub was out there tied up the entire Argentinean fleet. "It's an invisible, almost...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/17/met_295696.shtml
Metro
Dates of the Millennium

...J. 1521 - Martin Luther was excommunicated from the Roman Catholic Church. 1833 - Britain seized control of the Falkland Islands in the South Atlantic. (Almost 150 years later, Argentina seized the islands from the British, but Britain took...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/03/met_249091.shtml
Metro
England's Cup loss brings on gloom

...playing off the notorious Sun headline "Gotcha" when Britain sank an Argentine warship in the fight over the Falkland Islands in 1982. As if to underline the nationwide gloom, the London offices of the Football Association -- where England...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/02/oth_232386.shtml
Other sports
Daydreaming on way back from Atlanta

...Bulls to Jordan, sell the White Sox to Frank Thomas, then take Jerry Krause with him on an extended vacation to the Falkland Islands. Maybe major-league pitchers will learn that walking Mark McGwire is the best cure for whiplash. Maybe Makhtar...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/02/oth_225345.shtml
Other sports
Elderhostel is chance to learn while on vacation

...round-trip airfare from the United States. Also on the high end is a 24-night study cruise of Antarctica, the Falkland Islands and a nearby island called South Georgia for around $14,000 per person. This price covers expert lectures, experienced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/01/liv_512969.shtml
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