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The Irie Feeling Continues!

If  2008  in Beijing was great for Jamaica, 2009 in Berlin was even greater! The Track and Field team continued to produce stunning performances to the delight not only of their Jamaican supporters but of everyone who appreciate the magnitude of what they have achieved. Thirteen medals, 7 golds, 3 world records!! The irie times in [...]

Enter Obama!

Here are some awesome pictures of the 2009 inauguration of President Barack Obama! See the full anotated photo essay here

Cricket Lovely Cricket

Cricket has always been known as the game of gentlemen. When in 1994 Brian Lara broke Garfield Sober’s world record for the highest no. of runs scored in an inning of a test match, Sobers was among the first unto the field to embrace and congratulate him. When in 2003 Matthew Hayden broke Lara’s record, [...]

Cant Stop That Irie Feeling!

This year in Beijing was great for Jamaica. The Track and Field team produced stunning performances to the delight not only of their Jamaican supporters but of everyone who appreciate the magnitude of what they have achieved. Eleven medals, 6 golds, 3 world records, 1 olympic record from this small island state!! Surely it was [...]

It’s happened again!

Last time on my way through Heathrow I reported how I lost and found my Blackberry mobile phone. Guess what? It has happened again! This time on my way back from Singapore just a few hours ago. I will tell you more later.

Musical Festivals

Heineken Startime takes place each winter in Kingston, Jamaica and promises to be the most significant musical event of the season. The concert features one of the strongest line-ups in each area of Jamaican music, from ska to rock steady to hip hop, and, of course, reggae. The Rebel Salute Music Festival, also in Kingston, [...]

Diana Ross at Air Jamaica Jazz Festival

Every thing was irie, Getting in the groove, I just a come down to movements when someone said ‘dont move’! Diana said ‘no cameras’! That was the story of Diana Ross’ performance at this popular event on January 26, 2008 in Montego Bay. She insisted that all video recording devices must be turned off before [...]