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The Bus of Doctor Moreau

Ah, the joys of bus travel. Well, I say ‘bus’ but it is more like a mobile sauna… Behind me is a peroxide Typhoid Mary coughing up her lungs behind me. I pray that she is holding her hand against … Continue reading

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The Valiant Little Hairdresser

Once upon a time in a land far far away there lived a little hairdresser called Shlomi Cobblebox. He was not special in any particular way. But he was an expert at perms, blow-drying and smoking cigarettes like his life … Continue reading

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No Future: Five More Years of Despair

It looks like we are in for another five years of Conservative rule in the United Kingdom. As such, I am not sure that I can stand it. I managed to survive their previous five years. By the skin of … Continue reading

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The Lucy Beale Non-Murder

So… Lucy Beale was killed by her half-brother, Bobby Beale. With a music-box. In the aftermath, the usual pundits were saying how unexpected it all was. How this was a game changer and that the soap would never be the … Continue reading

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Blog about Bigotry, Yahoo and Spite

As part of my email account on Yahoo, I have access to their comment section on the news articles. For a while, I simply watched and read the comments on various stories. But one thing kinda shocked me. The racism … Continue reading

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Blog about Hope/Despair

Hope is like a bird which flutters in the cage that is your chest. It beats itself against the ribs that bar it from escape. When your hope dies, against all expectation, the bird flutters with more strength despite a … Continue reading

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Fifty Shades of Sh*t

So the book that glorifies abusive relationships has been made into a film. No, not the Spongebob Squarepants movie. Fifty Shades of Grey. Anastasia and Christian, our heroes. One a dim-witted woman who falls for the slick patter of control … Continue reading

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