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How bad can it get?

So Wed. are pretty bad tv-wise. Come to think of it, the whole week is pretty bad for tv that I like. …

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Edward Gorey

I’d never heard of him before I paid a visit to Ten Miles today. Some great links there, including this quiz: You …

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Who here can say OTT?

Last Sat. saw the first test match between the British and Irish Lions and the New Zealand All Blacks. I made a …

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Lazarus the dog?

I’m guessing that, if this is true, the scientists involve wish the headline writers were shot Boffins create zombie dogs. US scientists …

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Mr & Mrs Smith dir. by

I really didn’t think that this film would be all that great. The trailers made it look silly, stupid, and highly annoying. …

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So Close…

I got my letter from Iarnród Éireann today. The train broke down twice on my last trip home so the journey was …

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Lions and Elephants

Well, 21 – 3 isn’t a good result now is it? And it looks like three players are now ruled out of …

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Tiny Stories

Spotted this over at Stainless Steal Droppings.. The rules are simple, and can be found in greater detail here, but basically you …

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Rare Religious Unity in Jerusalem

The ultra-Orthodox Jewish mayor of Jerusalem has banned an annual gay pride parade due to take place in the holy city next Thursday … Jewish, Christian and Muslim religious leaders had denounced the festival as an abomination.

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Round-Up

Well the last few posts have mainly been about the “oh-so-exciting” [1] move of the blog from one location to another. So …

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Real Empathy

New Scientist report that seeing pain has the same effect on muscles as feeling it. Volunteers were shown videos of a needle …