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We built this Sadville on rock and roll

Saturday saw me largely confined to the house with my bad back, which meant I missed a party in London and was feeling particularly fed up. I decided, rather impulsively, to drink something and wander round the internet. Only at … Continue reading

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We hate HULL

Incidentally, searching Google for “Scunthorpian” suggests it probably isn’t the right word and doesn’t exactly lead to erudition, although if you decide you’re “feeling lucky” about “Scunthorpe inhabitant” then you come across what’s either a Googlewash or a piece of … Continue reading

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Littul kittons

Google’s SafeSearch has been castigated by CNN (among others) for being too extreme. Scunthorpians have long memories, full of painful recollections of mid-90s NetNannying blocking any side mentioning the town’s name. The CNN article goes on to say: The word … Continue reading

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