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30 Great Gifts for $5 (or Less!)

...different places.Some ideas Self-Reliance and Other Essays by Ralph Waldo Emerson... The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde... Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman... Wuthering Heightsby Emily Bronte... Common Sense by Thomas Paine...

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Readers reflect on 'Fantastics Day'

Memory ... is the diary that we all carry about with us.? Oscar Wilde My comments about Augusta's unique July Fourth "Fantastics Day" have inspired the following memories."At my house," wrote...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-07-08/readers-reflect-fantastics-da
Dublin offers loads for visitors to see, hear for free

...Festival, running March 14-18 this year. The park's northwest corner features the city's best new statue honoring Oscar Wilde, who's portrayed lounging on a boulder. You'll laugh reading Wilde's best quips recorded in his own handwriting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2013-02-28/dublin-offers-loads-visi
Garden City has plenty to offer budget vacationers

Some cause happiness wherever they go; others, whenever they go. - Oscar Wilde August is about to end, and it appears Simon Medcalfe has demonstrated what many will tell you: One does not really have to leave...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/26/kir_141190.shtml
Bill Kirby
At the Movies: capsule reviews of new films

Capsule reviews of films opening this week: "A Good Woman" - Fabulous clothes, luxurious settings and Oscar Wilde's bon mots dripping from the mouths of the idle rich. Sounds like all the makings for a delightful, devilish escape. Unfortunately...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/05/mov_52812.shtml
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Use prank to avoid birthday song

I am not young enough to know everything.? Oscar Wilde If you're like me, you hate it when anyone at a restaurant plays or sings Happy Birthday for you.The worst is probably when they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-04-19/use-prank-avoid-birthday-song
Being nice is remembered well after you're gone

Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go. - Oscar Wilde Marge Schott, the tough-talking, chain-smoking former owner of the Cincinnati Reds baseball team, died this week. Most...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/05/kir_407792.shtml
Bill Kirby
Ties are language of romance

Bigamy is having one wife too many. Monogamy is the same. -- Oscar Wilde Time for a Valentine's Day quiz. The following is provided by the Neckwear Association of America. See how you do. 1. If...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/11/kir_282265.shtml
Bill Kirby
Postcards are reminders of states still left to visit

"America never has been discovered. I myself would say that it has merely been detected." - Oscar Wilde We spent this summer collecting vacation postcards from every state (thank you, again), and it raises a question: Do you know...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/21/kir_4107.shtml
Bill Kirby
Paying cash means faster buyer 's remorse

Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination. -- Oscar Wilde Another holiday, another brilliant idea. I figured I'd keep a rein on Christmas spending this year by making my purchases with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/15/kir_559500.shtml
Bill Kirby