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Jamie Reynolds vs The Cabin Fever

Still snowed under in every way but the literal, but I had to post this anyhow. Here’s some of my good friends from Scumhampton days, making some music in that London. http://www.viceland.com/wp/2010/12/jamie-reynolds-vs-the-cabin-fever/ When I can catch a few hours (maybe … Continue reading

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Halloween

Halloween isn’t a Chinese festival, and it’s perfectly possible that it isn’t an English one. There’s no worthy moral behind it*, and frankly no point beside dressing up and being silly. That’s why it’s more fun than other festivals and … Continue reading

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Further Reading

Living, as I obviously do, in China, it’s always difficult to keep up with anything interesting with the Great Firewall in my way. Every proxy gets blocked and every VPN fails after a couple of months. Fortunately, though, there is … Continue reading

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Slowed down and sped up

For the last two weeks the internet has been going crazy about pitch-preserved sped-up and slowed down music. First someone called Shamantis took a track by popular hate-figure Justin Bieber and stretched it to 35 minutes. The result sounds like … Continue reading

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‘Theft’ and stealing

It’s not exactly becoming for an English teacher to start whining about correct usage of English, and it’s something I try to avoid completely these days. Aside from being fundamentally annoying and probably pointless it also counts as “taking my … Continue reading

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…also, forgot to mention I am on facebook now.

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Predicatable “First sentence of each month” mene

January – Goodbye and good riddance to 2005, a genuinely rubbish year all round. February – Monday was “last night” for Amanda and Miriam. March – It seems that I have somehow become a primary (grade) school teacher. April – … Continue reading

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Picture hosting and questions.

No entry this week as I’m a bit busy. Back in business next week. In the meantime a couple of things if anyone can be bothered answering. First I’d like to ask if anyone has any questions for me about … Continue reading

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The best thing ever.

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Peter Andre and Jordan’s Christmas song – one of the worst things I have ever heard.

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