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April 18, 2015

A Chinese carry oot.

by NobblySan

Proper team work, this….

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-ouch-32315809

March 27, 2015

A room with a yew

by NobblySan

Pity the sad state of the bottom end of the rented housing market in Cameron’s 21st century England.

March 22, 2015

Headline of the week.

by NobblySan

Hot in from No1 son….

March 14, 2015

NHS failings

by NobblySan

Once again, news reaches us of a major failing on the part of the NHS.

Quite why they are incapable of discharging their duty to the public, for the good of the nation, is beyond me. Hippocrates (a well known foreigner) must be turning in his grave.

This time, they are guilty of failing to see a job through to the end.

March 14, 2015

Putting the internet to good use

by NobblySan

This post on the BBC shows how a medium that has the potential to cause pain can be used to counter that pain, and to spread a positive message.

There are some truly remarkable people out there.

It’s a damn good job, as well! We need them to remind us that the vast majority who don’t give a toss can be swayed by the few who are genuinely nasty pieces of work.

March 14, 2015

Liver and Apple, sir?

by NobblySan

There seems to be a bit of a culinary theme to the technology news this week.

It’s no wonder Steve Jobs croaked it, if some Cook called Tim was serving  him Jamie Oliver’s virus infected offal dishes.

March 8, 2015

Funny old world, isn’t it?

by NobblySan

Normally, I take minimal interest in general elections, as I have little trust in either of the main parties.

However, this could make things rather interesting.

February 13, 2015

Let this socialist country resound with Song of Big Fish Haul and be permeated with the fragrant smell of fish and other seafoods!

by NobblySan

This is brilliant!

You just couldn’t make up shit like this if you tried. Or could you?

Well, even if I couldn’t – I know a man who can…

February 10, 2015

Nursery rhymes with a 21st century twist

by NobblySan

Here’s a couple to give you the general idea – now get writing your own….

February 8, 2015

If Hitler had won WW2

by NobblySan

As we all know, he didn’t; and the third reich came second.

But what would life have been like, and what would have been different if the mono-testicular mustachioed maniac had actually sneaked a late winner from a lucky header at the near post?

All suggestions and ideas welcome.

Here’s one to start you off….

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