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About Wichita Lineman Was A Song I Once Heard

Wichita Lineman Was A Song I Once Heard. 'Mediocre blogger and a piously boring and unfunny writer'. Enthusiastic purveyor of the KLF sheep.

My wee Black Friday hypocrisy

So I received Black Friday emails titled ‘check out our great Black Friday discounts’ in early November this year. What’s more grating, the slow creep of Black Friday becoming a month long event, or the Christmas fanatics who start counting … Continue reading

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Song Of The Day – Vein by Cannibal Ox

From the album ‘The Cold Vein’ (2001)

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Song Of The Day – Michael Who Walks By Night by Strawberry Switchblade

From the compilation album ‘The 12″ Album’ (1985)

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By ratifying the Saudi takeover of Newcastle United the Premier League has lost control over its future

Back in August I wrote that the Premier League’s blocking of the Newcastle takeover was arbitrary, cruel and inconsistent, given they’d already let another sovereign wealth fund belonging to a country with a questionable human rights record buy Manchester City … Continue reading

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Song Of The Day – Blues Nile by Jon Hassell

From the album ‘Vernal Equinox’ (1978)

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