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Warning: This post was published more than 10 years ago.

I keep old posts on the site because sometimes it's interesting to read old content. Not everything that is old is bad. Also, I think people might be interested to track how my views have changed over time: for example, how my strident teenage views have mellowed and matured!

But given the age of this post, please bear in mind:

  • My views might have changed in the 10 years since I wrote this post.
  • This post might use language in ways which I would now consider inappropriate or offensive.
  • Factual information might be outdated.
  • Links might be broken; embedded material might not appear properly.

Many thanks for your understanding.

A little bit late I know, but could this, from 21st June, be the best Grauniad correction ever?

In our review of The Who at Leeds University, page 36, June 19, we attributed to Pete Townshend the exclamation, “You are wank!” [sic]. We are assured that what he actually told the audience was, “We are all back.” Apologies.

Oops.

This 902nd post was filed under: Media.






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Photo-a-day 12: Popcorn (published 12th January 2012)

Photo-a-day 135: Tees Barrage International White Water Centre (published 14th May 2012)

Photo-a-day 361: Christmas cup (published 27th December 2012)

Photo-a-day 87: Swan Lake (published 12th April 2014)


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