I’m so glad that none of my family work in football. There was more class and honour in Fagin’s kitchen than in the boardroom of Leicester City.
Maybe it was the owners’ hardest decision, maybe not: but for crassness, ingratitude, cowardliness and sheer stupidity it’s unchallenged.
Isn’t that magic! London is giving us our own BBC4. ‘No you can’t have a Scottish Six News but you can have a Scottish Nine, broadcast in direct competition with peak hour programming.
Thanks to everyone who has been catching up with the affairs of the not-so-late Oz Blackstone, as outlined in my two short stories, Born to be Wild and The Last Chickenpig.
I had hoped to be publishing another today, but I’m still in full Skinner mode. Coming soon though.
‘You fat bastard,’ etc. I hope SunBets were hammered on that one.
As for the big lad, he’d do well at a few Scottish clubs I can think of.
I stopped being a fan of film musicals, if I ever was, around half a century ago. In truth Guys and Dolls was the only one that ever stood out for me. I skipped West Side Story, and found myself hoping that the Von Trapp family didn’t make it to the border.
Therefore when my dear wife asked me to take her to see La La Land my eyes didn’t light up with the anticipation of it.
We went, though. My verdict? Better than just okay, but I don’t anticipate a sequel.
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Why is WonderWoman on the front of the new Royal Bank fiver?
I could spend all morning listening to Ed Sheeran. But I’d better not.
Oh Hell, why not? The new stuff is an Earworm Festival.
Never mind fingerprints : this is a pigeon print, left on my garden room window. Don’t worry, he survived.
When Ronald Reagan became President, air traffic controllers went on strike. He fired 11,000 of them. He had the power to do that, but he also had the balls. If I lived in the Southern Rail area, I’d be looking for someone to follow his example.
As my friend Mira would have said, ROFL.
I wonder where President Orange’s coiffure would place on the ethical scale.
For anyone confused by that heading let me explain: it’s not that Jesus; this one is a footballer.
- Why do seats in Edinburgh only come in one size?
The man has gone up in my estimation.
Switched on BBC Breakfast, switched it off again. I will not have Steph McGovern forced on me at this time of the morning, or any other time, truth be told.
Last night I finally got round to watching Trainspotting, after all these years. Nice cameo, Irvine.
Rolf Harris cleared of new child sex charges spanning four decades after second trial – The Telegraph
What was the cost to the public purse of the show trial of an 86 year-old man who is already in prison?
Who decided to prosecute?
Will that person be sacked?
There’s a psychologist woman on Sky News trying to tell older people how to be happy. She’s telling me I should sing and dance. Guess what I’m telling her?