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August 24, 2017

Out of Fire and into Frying Pan

by duncanr

firefighters rewarded with sausages after saving pigs’ bacon – http://tinyurl.com/yaz83vtc

August 23, 2017

Bad Signs

by duncanr

I’ve been learning a few signs recently because a friend sometimes finds it hard to read my lips if my moustache gets too bushy

I think i’ll surprise her this afternoon by learning one or two of the signs in this video . . .

August 22, 2017

Pakistan’s Painted Buses

by duncanr

pakistan’s painted buses are a work of art but come at a cost . . .

August 21, 2017

Smelling Pretty

by duncanr

i’ve been a vegetarian for the last 40 years so if this was true – http://tinyurl.com/yct37fmn – how come I’ve not been swamped by women after my body?

August 21, 2017

Golden Sh Tower

by duncanr

on Feb 22, president trump rescinded the Obama order ‘allowing transgender students to use the bathroom matching their chosen gender identities’

in protest at this decision, Canadian transgender artist Cassils started collecting his pee

the piece, called ‘Pissed‘ – 200 gallons of urine enclosed in a large glass cube tower – will be on show to the public at an exhibition New York’s Ronald Feldman Fine Arts gallery on Sept. 16 – http://tinyurl.com/y7v5qajd

August 21, 2017

Savile Statue Protest

by duncanr

an historical photo has emerged of a group of folk protesting the proposal in 2012 to take down a statue of Sir Jimmy Savile – accused of a string of sexual assaults on teenage girls – from the Scotstoun Leisure Centre in Glasgow – http://www.b3ta.com/board/11235285

August 19, 2017

Words of Wisdom

by duncanr

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August 19, 2017

Safe Crossing

by duncanr

we may never know why chickens cross the road but, at least in Scotland, we are making sure they do so safely – http://tinyurl.com/yctplwyn

August 19, 2017

Nice Catch

by duncanr

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August 18, 2017

Something for the Weekend – No 279

by duncanr

feel free to share a sample of what you are listening to this weekend in a comment to this post

if you want to listen to previous weekend songs featured on MH, click the ‘something for weekend’ tab on top menu just under header to this page