Was genuinely saddened to hear of Mel Smith’s recent death :(. So many memories of watching his shows as a child.
Archives for musings
Sadly not the best selection of songs this year. However I did rather like this little ditty from Romania. You have to wait a little while for him to get going…
Really enjoying watching this 60s pre-supermarionation puppet show called Space Patrol. Fantastic soundtrack too.
So it turns out the best conditions for running a half marathon are freezing cold, a threat of sleet, and wearing just t-shirt and shorts. Comfort leads to slowness. Hastings, last weekend.
This guy has seen the future and no longer requires food.
It’s good to see innovation in the webcomic space! mycardboardlife.com
In the most significant event to occur in my home town for nearly 1000 years, this afternoon Hastings United, currently playing in the prestigious Ryman stationary league, will play Middlesbrough in the 3rd round of the FA cup. UPDATE: they lost
There’s a rather good program on the iplayer at the moment about infrastructure projects by that nice man Evan Davis off the radio: http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b01nd243/Built_in_Britain_Episode_1 It features the BORING MACHINES Ada and Phyllis (they’re German apparently). Blodgett recently alerted me to this excellent website which plots daily the current location of BORING MACHINES!
Got this really cute hemp chalk bag. Climbing is all about the fashion.