Tag: funny

April 20, 2013

It seems that I have reached another milestone in my life – a time where I now shave, even if I don’t need to. I’ve never been fond of shaving – I don’t get on with electric shavers (despite having tried a few), and I…

Read the PostI’m looking at the man in the mirror

April 18, 2013

Feeling very foolish. Last year, round about spring time, I thought birds had somehow gotten into the front wall of my house and nested. At times, I could clearly hear movement, and cheeping; right behind where I normally sit, in the bay window. I searched…

Read the PostI tawt I ‘eard a tweety bird

March 20, 2013

Not a new youtube video, but one that greatly amused me when I came across it. I am still not completely convinced whether it was genuine or a wind-up, but I fear that people can *really* be that stupid. Plus a follow-up.

Read the PostDeer Crossing

January 18, 2013
December 16, 2012

Folk in the UK will have probably seen this in the news already, but I thought it was fun enough to mention it here. 1980’s pop star, Kim Wilde – together with her brother Ricky, on guitar – singing their way back home on the…

Read the PostFun on the underground

November 9, 2012
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July 23, 2012

I always wondered which of my songs might bring me to the notice of the general public, outside of my little group of friends. I had no idea it would be “Space Is Big”, written for to teach to a class of kids, in 2010.…

Read the PostInfamy, infamy…

July 8, 2012

I can’t help but notice that – in the media – Andy Murray has once more become a “British” hero. One can only hope that by this evening he isn’t relegated to being a “Scot” again.

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April 13, 2012

I am expecting delivery of my new GPS today, with a large (5″) touch screen. Was upstairs when the doorbell rang. Excited (I can be like a kid with my toys!), I ran downstairs and opened the door. I signed for ParcelForce, and was given…

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August 31, 2011

Doing a quick shop for snacks last week, for a gaming session, I picked up a multipack of crisps. I wanted plain, and I thought that is what I bought. As it happens, we didn’t open them, but I just had one as part of…

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