Monthly Archives: April 2009

Show of Hands – Komedia, Bath

To be honest I’d not really listened to Show of Hands much before tonight, but went on the recommendation of some friends. It turned out to be a very enjoyable couple of hours of folk music and light-hearted banter at … Continue reading

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#23 – Fight Club

I’m following the first rule. 32/250

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Back problems are back.

Standing up for too long at the St George’s Day activities on Saturday wrecked my back again, at one point on Sunday I had to resort to crawling across the room as I couldn’t get up. However two days of … Continue reading

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#170 – Letters from Iwo Jima

The “partner” film to Flags of our Fathers, portraying the Battle of Iwo Jima from the Japanese perspective. 31/250

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Theo Bos takes out Daryl Impey

Looks pretty deliberate to me.

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All good things come to an end

My two weeks off work is finally coming to an end, and to be honest I’ve enjoyed it so much I don’t really want to go back. However I’d soon run out of money if I just stayed at home … Continue reading

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First road ride of the year

Just a quick spin out on the road bike today to try out my new disco slippers. The cleats need a minor adjustment, and they could probably do with a slightly thicker insole as I’m part way between sizes. I … Continue reading

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#58 – Sen to Chihiro no kamikakushi (Spirited Away)

I must confess that I’m not the greatest fan of Studio Ghibli films although Al and Dan love them. This is the first of three on the list, and the only one I’ve seen before. 30/250

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A partly productive day

Did some washing. Watched some Family Guy – seen them before. Watched Red Dwarf part 3 – utter rubbish. Watched Primeval – which Cutter died? Watched CSI:NY – bit dull. Ate first Easter egg (of two). Rebuilt 456 Crushed tip … Continue reading

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Red Dwarf: Back to Earth pt 3

4/10 again. Somehow even more predictable than part 2, but not quite as bad. Did anyone not guess the ending within about 15 minutes of the start of part 1?

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