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Alex Murray
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BBC News Journalist and Chasing Wheels Cycling blogger
BBC News Journalist and Chasing Wheels Cycling blogger

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Strange to think that modern perceptions of World War One were shaped more by the generation after World War Two than those who fought.
Has poetry distorted our view of World War One? http://bbc.in/Km4zkG It is easy to assume that the powerful words of Wilfred Owen the true experience of World War One. But is that assumption right? Or has our focus on poems like Owen's distorted our view of the war? #ww1centenary  
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Quite amazing to read a BBC correspondent's typed notes on reporting on the JFK assassination http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24954509

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Back to work for the face of Sudworth
Recovering from Bell's palsy.  A personal journey by BBC Shanghai correspondent John Sudworth. http://bbc.in/1aZP0s7

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This is worth it purely for Nile Rodgers playing riff to I'm Coming Out on his acoustic.

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This is an incredibly moving love letter to Remi Ochlik, killed in Syria last year, from his partner Emilie Blachere.

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This is a rather nice piece of digital journalism from +The New York Times. Red Carpet Project allows you to browse Oscars outfits from the last 15 years by year, style, colour etc. Clicks Mermaid and Princess

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It's Friday afternoon, have a cute picture of Fausto sitting in Bushy Park in the sun last week.
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Dogapocalyse cuteness overload

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Fascinating diary on the business of running the Tour of Oman
Great piece in James Emmett's diary for Sports Pro on logistics of putting together bike race highlights at the Tour of Oman. Not as simple as they make it look.
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