• America’s Cup: A fight to the finish

    America’s Cup: A fight to the finish

    When it comes to event tourism, there are few events bigger than the America’s Cup.

    The third largest global sporting competition after the Olympics and the World Cup, the 35th edition of sailing’s blue ribbon event now seems almost certain...

  • Sense and sensitivity

    Sense and sensitivity

    He could have been forgiven tears of joy for having engineered a scientific feat of almost unfathomable difficulty and...

    • Nov 19, 2014 8:00 am
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  • Overthrowing the “Monarchy of Fear”

    Overthrowing the “Monarchy of Fear”

    With its laid-back way of life and the easy charm which is an intrinsic part of our cultural DNA, Bermuda has never been a...

    • Nov 14, 2014 8:00 am
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  • Lest we forget

    Lest we forget

    At the stroke of 11am this morning, Bermuda fell silent for two minutes to honour our war dead. The tradition dates from the...

    • Nov 11, 2014 1:10 pm
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  • The voice of the chainsaw

    The voice of the chainsaw

    “A most dreadful tempest (and) hideous began to blow … at length (it) did beat all light from heaven, which like an...

    • Oct 22, 2014 8:00 am
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  • Still vex’d after all these years

    Still vex’d after all these years

    Just last week Bermuda was patting itself on the back as the end of what had been forecast to be be a slower-than-normal...

    • Oct 15, 2014 8:00 am
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  • Bermuda: A heaven for bards

    Bermuda: A heaven for bards

    RG: In our opinion

    Bermuda has long demonstrated it really does possess such stuff as dreams are made on.

    The...

    • Oct 11, 2014 8:00 am
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  • An existential economic threat

    An existential economic threat

    Reality, it’s been said, is that which doesn’t go away even when you stop believing in it.

    Substituting comforting...

    • Oct 7, 2014 8:00 am
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  • Our friends the Bermudians

    Our friends the Bermudians

    There have been hopeful signs of late that Bermuda’s long identity crisis as a tourism destination may finally be approaching...

    • Oct 4, 2014 8:00 am
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  • Because our fathers lied

    Because our fathers lied

    RG: In our opinion

    “They believed us and perished for it. Our statecraft, our learning

    Delivered them bound to the...

    • Oct 2, 2014 8:00 am
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  • Raising their sights and standards

    Raising their sights and standards

    Bermudian politics once held the anticipatory suspense of an empty stage at curtain time along with the unlimited promise of...

    • Sep 30, 2014 8:00 am
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