Monthly Archives: November 2012

The Leveson Report

Excerpt from his televised summary: “There are truly countless examples of great journalism, great investigations and great campaigns. Not that it is necessary for the press to be pursuing serious stories for it to be acting in the public interest. … Continue reading

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A riddle

You are on a horse, galloping at a constant speed. On your right side is a sharp drop off. And on your left side is an Elephant traveling at the same speed as you. Directly in front of you is … Continue reading

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Tunes for a Tuesday – 27 November 2012

  Louie’s Theme – The Firemen – The John Peel Singles Box [Listen] Oh Geneviève – Lloyd Cole – Broken Record [Listen] You’re Gonna Reap – Tarheel Slim & Little Ann – A Little Bit of Hurt [Listen] Standing Under … Continue reading

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Exercise for people over 50

Begin by standing on a comfortable surface, where you have plenty of room at each side. With a 5-lb potato bag in each hand, extend your arms straight out from your sides and hold them there as long as you … Continue reading

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“Using your brains to think of an idea, and skills to implement it – that’s the old model”

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What’s the best seat?

Question on aviation forum. Best answer: “Near a toilet, but by a window, plenty of leg room, easy to get to the aisle for swift exit, over the wing but at the front, by a top lass & near a … Continue reading

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Tunes for a Tuesday – 20 November 2013

Delta Lady – Leon Russell – Leon Russell [Listen] Still Sleeping (feat. Steffaloo) – Flashlights Remix – Chrome Sparks – BIRP! January 2012 [Listen] Caso Perdido – Beatriz Los Dos Gilbertos & Llamas – Borderlands From Conjunto to Chicken Scratch … Continue reading

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