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Hold up!

See that little date above?

This post was published years ago.

My opinions have changed over time: I think it's quite fun to keep old posts online so that you can see how that has happened. The downside is that there are posts on this site that express views that I now find offensive, or use language in ways I'd never dream of using it today.

I don't believe in airbrushing history, but I do believe that it's important to acknowledge the obvious: some of what I've written in the past has been crap. Some of it was offensive. Some of it was offensively bad. And there's may be some brass among the muck (you can make up your own mind on that).

Some of what I've presented as my own views has been me—wittingly or unwittingly—posturing without having considered all the facts. In a few years, I'll probably think the same about what I'm writing today, and I'm fine with that. Things change. People grow. Society moves forward.

The internet moves on too, which means there might be broken links or embedded content that fails to load. If you're unlucky, that might mean that this post makes no sense at all.

So please consider yourself duly warned: this post is an historical artefact. It's not an exposition of my current views nor a piece of 'content' than necessarily 'works'.

You may now read on... and in most cases, the post you're about to read is considerably shorter than this warning box, so brace for disappointment.

As everybody knows (don’t you?), David Sneddon was the winner of last year’s Fame Academy. So, when it was mentioned on Celebdaq last night that you would be surprised at what you’d find on www.davidsneddon.com, I was obivously curious and decided to have a look.

Admittedly, I was surprised, but the guest on the show was Joe Mace, children’s TV presenter. Therefore, the content I discovered was, well, not what you’d expect to be mentioned on BBC Three. Can I now sue them for destroying my mind? I suspect not.

Because I never read dialog boxes and always just click OK, I’ve managed to install some of my laptop software in Portuguese. Oops. So I’ve just typed into Google Translation the default power management option, to see if I can work out how it is setup. Apparently, I’m currently on “Maximum performance with piles”. I suspect a little has been lost in the translation.

Anyway, as no-one else want to post here right now, that’s your lot for the mo. Come back soon for much more from the world of…well…me. Or add another hit to the 12000+ already accumulated at www.sjhoward.co.uk. In the mean time, be good…or at least get good at being baaad (oo-er)! Bye!

Originally posted on The LBSC

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