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Monday, February 10, 2014

#851: 1968, The Peddlers, On A Clear Day (You Can See Forever)

February 10, 2014

I’m currently watching Breaking Bad. It is without doubt some of the best Telly I have ever seen. As ever with good American shows, the acting, script and production are fantastic – utterly superior to anything you get anywhere else. But, what makes Breaking Bad even better than some of the other great US shows, […]

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Week 6: Hero – The Winter Olympians

February 10, 2014

This week’s heroes are the Winter Olympians with a special mention to Alexey Sabolev ‘Politics and sport don’t mix,’ that’s what people say. Well, I disagree. After all, politics happens whenever people get together – politics is about people and their human spirit and the way they interact, and sport is another manifestation of that. […]

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The slow death of Scottish rugby

February 10, 2014

“Oh Flower of Scotland, when will we see your likes again?” This is the first line of the Scottish national anthem. It feels particularly relevant when applied to the Scottish rugby team and the general state of Scottish rugby today. Scotland 0 v England 20. Another woefully abject performance. Scotland are now staring down the […]

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