Monthly Archives: January 2012

Monday 30 January 2012

Working Girls I was a bit late reading this from yesterday’s Observer. Is this really a thing deserving of an article?  I mean on two levels, the article seems to be discussing families with both parents where the father stays … Continue reading

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Sunday 29 January 2012

Mess-ter Messy I don’t know what happens when I am left alone for a few days but I don’t have turn in to a messy bastard. Look at the debris below. SOCKS! [1] scattered near the bathroom. TROUSERS! [2] randomly … Continue reading

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Saturday 28 January 2012

Opera I don’t really think of myself as an opera buff. Mainly because I don’t really know anything about opera. Not literally nothing. I know there is one called Carmen. And that Pavorotti did it. I have no idea how … Continue reading

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Friday 27 January 2012

Cutting Edge The advantage of a daily blog is that you do one every day; you can get everything in – as the actress said to the practitioner of weak clichés and part-time bishop. Like how I didn’t even manage to talk … Continue reading

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Thursday 26 January 2012

Intro As ever there is over describing extremely trivial and completely uninteresting information as a means of trying to be funny in today’s blog. My tendency to be slightly surreal has been indulged somewhat with the Consumer Writes section and then … Continue reading

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Wednesday 25 January 2012

Meeting, Meeting We’re Having a Meeting Quite the benchmark today as I attended my 900, 000th pointless meeting/presentation in the workplace. It passed without ceremony. In fact more of a fuss was made over colleagues nearby in the open plan … Continue reading

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Tuesday 24 January 2012

Rhyme Time Why can’t I have something I don’t try to do every day? I wrote this short ode, inspired by Brokeback Mountain, and put it on Facebook: I’d like to kiss your widgie Even if it’s tidgie I’ll kiss … Continue reading

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Monday 23 January 2012

Skinner’s a Rake I’ve mentioned Frank Skinner a few times recently. I am continuing this odyssey. At the moment I am, Reading Skinner’s On The Road. This is Frank’s diary of his 2008 return to stand-up after a long hiatus. … Continue reading

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